As part of its flagship history discipline, American Public University offers an Associate of Arts in Military History for those seeking a foundational degree in preparation for related baccalaureate degrees. Classes at American Public University are conducted entirely online, giving student the flexibility to fit a quality education into their busy lives. Through this fascinating program, students explore the origins of armed conflict in ancient times to patterns of Western warfare in the modern era. From the American Revolution to World War II and more, the curriculum examines national military powers, war doctrines, crucial battles, and political leaders and their foreign policies that led to conflict. Additionally, the program emphasizes career-relevant research, writing and critical-thinking skills.
Classes at American Public University are taught by expert practitioners. Many within the military history discipline are published historians and military leaders who bring their research and expertise into the classroom discourse. At American Public University, students are members of a broader community of working adult committed to lifelong learning and career development.