Get to Know our Education Partner: American Military University 

You take pride in your profession and your service to the community. American Military University (AMU) takes pride in educating law enforcement and public safety professionals, especially members of the Wisconsin Chiefs of Police Association. Through our Educational Partnership with AMU, you have the opportunity to advance your knowledge with career-relevant learning.

AMU’s affordable online programs are designed to equip you with the flexibility you need as you begin or continue your education while balancing your professional responsibilities.

American Military University Educational Partner Benefits

You are eligible for these benefits through our partnership:

  • A tuition grant = $270.75/credit hour for undergraduate courses and $351.50/credit hour for master's and graduate certificate courses
  • Technology fee waiver, saving you $65 per course
  • A tuition grant offering your family members the same attractive tuition rate

Convenient online classes feature no set login times and a mobile app offers you greater access. Be in control of your learning with flexible monthly program starts that feature 8- and 16-week class formats. AMU will also evaluate and apply at no cost transfer credit for eligible academic coursework; job experience; ACE-evaluated training; CLEP exams; and military and public safety academy training, including POST, FLETA, BLET, or IFSAC. Complete transfer policy information is available on our University website.

Broaden Your Knowledge Base

Select from 200+ online degrees and certificates in fields such as business administration, cybersecurity, emergency and disaster management, homeland security, and intelligence studies. Faculty enrich your learning with their real-world, frontline experience from roles in in law enforcement, corrections, fire and EMS, intelligence, and security agencies.

Quality Learning That’s Recognized

AMU is part of American Public University System, which is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (hlcommission.org), an institutional accreditation agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

Take These Benefits Back to Your Agency

As a member, did you know you can extend these benefits to your own department’s employees and their families? Contact us to learn more about how to take advantage of these benefits as an allied partner.

For more information on AMU, visit AMUpartners.com/WCPA.