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American Public University

2 months
285 USD/credit 17100 USD/full
285 USD/credit 17100 USD/full
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Gain captivating insight into the pivotal people and events that influenced modern civilization with this History Associate Degree (AD) from the American Public University (APU).


Course Details

Throughout this History Associate Degree (AD) from the American Public University (APU), you explore important historical periods by examining decisive events and cultures from a global perspective. Providing basic education about history, APU’s Associate of Arts in History covers world civilization with options to further explore American history, Western civilization, African-American history, history of the American Indian, and the history of women in the U.S.

Faculty who are published historians bring unique perspectives and relevant research to your learning.

What You Will Do

  • Identify major historical developments
  • Examine the past from diverse perspectives
  • Think about the causes, context, chronology, and resulting changes of events from the past using historical reasoning
  • Use historical method to develop questions, conduct research, analyze evidence, and state defensible conclusions

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • American History 
  • Western Civilization before The Thirty Years War
  • Western Civilization since The Thirty Years War
  • History of Women in the United States
  • African-American History 
  • History of the American Indian

Key information


  • Part-time
    • 2 months

Start dates & application deadlines

You can apply for and start this programme anytime.
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60 alternative credits



Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All APU undergraduate programs require a minimum of a high school diploma or equivalent (i.e., GED).
  • Please read all undergraduate admission requirements before applying to this program and be prepared to submit the required documentation.
  • There is no fee to complete the APU admission application.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    17100 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.
  • National

    17100 USD/full
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 285 USD per credit during 2 months.

$250 with military grant


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