American Military University

Course Equivalency Guide

for American Military University

UP TO 60 Courses available to choose from. Find the general education credits that will transfer into your degree program.

StraighterLine combines a $99/month membership with a guaranteed credit pathway to American Military University. Courses start at $59 and include the eTextbook at no additional cost.


American Military University

Founded in 1991 by a Marine Corps officer, American Military University (AMU) educates motivated students worldwide who serve in the military, defense, national security and public safety sectors, and beyond. Recognized by the Online Learning Consortium (OLC) for best practices in online education, we earned our unmatched reputation by never forgetting our students are priority one.

When you enroll at American Military University, you’ll be part of an online community of dedicated students, most of whom work full time while completing their college degrees. You can choose from more than 200 online programs including associate, bachelor’s, and master’s degrees in popular programs such as Business Administration, Criminal Justice, Management, General Studies, Sports & Health Sciences, Intelligence Studies, Homeland Security, Psychology, Transportation & Logistics Management, Environmental Studies, and many more.

5 reasons to take Straighterline courses

and how it works with American Military University
Save Thousands of Dollars

on your degree with affordable college-level classes like Developmental Writing, College Algebra, American Government, and Introduction to Biology. Over 60 general education courses available starting at only $59. StraighterLine saves you thousands compared to the average $2,500 college course.

Transfer Your Credits

to one of 150+ accredited partner colleges or the over 2,000 schools that accept StraighterLine courses for credit. All StraighterLine courses are evaluated and recommended for credit by the American Council of Education (ACE).

Go At Your Own Pace

You have the control to complete courses on your schedule. You can progress as quickly or as slowly as you need.

Get the Support You Need

to succeed. Your membership includes eTextbooks, 24/7 on demand tutoring, live student support 7 days a week, and final exam proctoring.

Complete Your Degree

and perform better. StraighterLine students graduate one full term faster, completing 28% more credits per term than non-StraighterLine students

More about

American Military University

We understand how your work and family commitments don’t always align with a traditional semester schedule. That’s why, at AMU, you may enroll at any time and our online courses start monthly and run for 8 or 16 weeks.

Tuition includes your e-textbook at no charge if you are enrolled in AMU undergraduate courses for credit. For our military-affiliated students, we offer a tuition grant which caps our undergraduate tuition at $250/credit hour. This grant applies to all U.S. active-duty service members and their spouses/dependents, Guard, Reserve, and veterans.

American Military University is part of the American Public University System (APUS), which is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC). As an accredited university, we are able to accept many forms of financial aid, including federal student aid (FSA), military tuition assistance, and veteran’s educational benefits.

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