StraighterLine Partner:

American Public University

Take the general education courses you need to complete your degree at American Public University with fast, affordable and transferable online college courses from StraighterLine.


Complete 4 courses to become eligible!

American Public University

Partner Scholarship

Complete just 4 StraighterLine courses to be eligible for the American Public University Partner Scholarship. Take the maximum number of courses at StraighterLine that fit into your degree program and save even more.

Tuition Cost

$32,400 FULL TUITION 1
$28,294 TUITION WITH Partner Scholarship 2 up to 13% savings!
up to 13%
Degree with the American Public University Partner Scholarship
(includes savings from 4 Straighterline courses)
$24,565 WITH MAXIMUM SAVINGS 3up to 24% savings!
up to 24% savings!
Degree including the American Public University Partner Scholarship
(with savings from MAXIMUM Straighterline courses)

How It Works


Every course saves you money, time, and counts for credit towards your degree.


Your membership includes eTextbooks, tutoring, and live student support.

Transfer & Complete Your Degree

41% more students who went through StraighterLine before entering college were successful completing their degree than those who didn’t.

Earn College Credit

All StraighterLine courses are recommended for credit by the American Council of Education (ACE).

Course Equivalency Guide for American Public University


Courses Available
to Choose From

Find the general education credits that will transfer into your degree program.

About American Public University

When you enroll at American Public University, you’ll be part of an online community of motivated adult learners, most of whom work full time while completing their college degrees.

Here you can choose from more than 200 programs including associate, bachelors and master’s degrees from a university that has been nationally recognized by the prestigious Sloan Consortium for excellence in online education.

The professors and staff at APU are dedicated to bringing students like you career-relevant, affordable programs. We understand that your work and personal commitments don’t always align with a traditional semester schedule. That’s why, at APU, 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 APU 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.

APU 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..

Interested in American Public University and want to learn more about how StraighterLine has partnered with American Public University to help students earn a more affordable college degree? We’re here to help: we can assist you in learning more about the StraighterLine College Network and how it can help you save on a college degree. We’re dedicated to helping you find the path to the college degree you want.

Student Success

The transfer process at Concordia was simple, the Professors worked right alongside me and my previous college for an almost complete transfer of my classes.

Charley Alden

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