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  • OverviewJanuary 2013
  • American Public University SystemOverview:• Regionally Accredited Online University – Accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools• Second Largest Online University in the United States • Currently serving over 130,000 students worldwide • Students from 30 nationalities studying in 130 countries • Over 600 fulltime staff • Over 1500 fulltime and part time faculty• Degrees at the Associates, Bachelor’s, and Master’s level • 21 Associate Degrees • 37 Bachelor’s Degrees • 31 Master’s Degrees • Multiple Academic Certificate Programs
  • American Public University SystemOverview:• Headquartered in Charles Town, WV• Two schools in the University System • American Public University – focused to serve working adults seeking career advancement • American Military University – focused to serve military, government, and public service / public safety
  • American Public University SystemCurriculum Delivery is:• 100% Online• Asynchronous• Delivered in English• Multi-MediaCourses are offered on the traditional semester system• 4 semesters per year• 3 course starts per semester (courses start every month)• Courses are 8 and/or 16 weeks in length• Class schedules are weekly
  • American Public University System• Extensive student support delivered online• Very expansive online library and research center • Major academic journal search engines (PROQUEST, EBSCO, JSTOR, Lexis-Nexis) • Multiple e-libraries (over 1 million volumes) • Inter-library loan• Learning Management System (LMS) is SAKAI
  • American Public University System JEFFERSON COUNTY PUBLIC SCHOOLS, Charles Town, WVJefferson County Schools has approved an MOU Partnership with APUS. APUS is currentlysupporting in the following areas:  Student Personalized Learning training with the Coordinators of Curriculum  5 Year Planning Sessions with School Board Members, delegates of Jefferson County and appointed Jefferson County officials  Technology Workshops for veteran teachers who need extra support  Common Core Initiatives as identified by the WVE  New Teacher Orientation/Luncheon  Principals Meeting to gather data on how APUS might support their individual schools  Developing Classroom Management Workshops with the Staff Development Coordinator
  • American Public University System BERKELEY COUNTY SCHOOLS, Martinsburg, WVBerkeley County has signed approved a formal Partnership with APUS. APUS in thebeginning stages of supporting and dialoguing about the following topics:  Student Personalized Learning  Common Core Initiatives as identified by the WVDE  Career Switcher Job Fair for Graduate Students  Blogging Initiatives with Supervising Teachers
  • American Public University System School Of Education OfferingsChild and Family Development - (BA)Early Childhood Care and Education - (AA)Education: Teaching - (M. Ed.)Education: Educational Leadership - (M. Ed.)Education: School Counseling - (M. Ed.)Education: Teaching Concentration in Elementary Education - (M. Ed.)Education: Teaching Concentration in Secondary Social Studies - (M. Ed.)Family Studies - (Undergrad Cert)Infant and Toddler Care - (Undergrad Cert)Instructional Design and Delivery - (Undergrad Cert)K-12 Online Teaching Endorsement - (Grad Cert)Post-baccalaureate Teacher Preparation Certification Program - (Grad Cert)Additional APUS Programs: http://www.apu.apus.edu/academic/programs/listU/G: http://catalog.apus.edu/2012/documents/2012_2013_Undergraduate_Catalog.pdfGrad: http://catalog.apus.edu/2012/documents/2012_2013_Graduate_Catalog.pdf