Azusa Pacific Online University (APOU) offers students from all walk of life affordable, online academic programs that integrate faith and knowledge. Built upon a broad foundation of liberal arts and a Christian worldview, APOU strives to educate the whole person, giving meaning and purpose to the skills and knowledge they gain through their studies -- preparing them to make a difference in the world.
- Earn a certificate or degree in a flexible, online learning environment
- Integrate a Christian worldview with professional knowledge and practical skills in your field of study
- Select from six different start dates each calendar year
- Receive personal and learning support from your life coach throughout your journey
- Tuition at APOU is competitively priced and guaranteed to not exceed the U.S. median household income
APOU is committed to the principle of lifelong learning and accessibility to higher education. If you have a passion to learn, are more than 18 years old, and possess at least a high school diploma, then APOU is for you.
The programs offered by Azusa Pacific Online University are approved by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges (WASC) and fall under the nationally recognized WASC accreditation of Azusa Pacific University.
Associate of Arts (A.A.)
The 60-unit Associate of Arts (A.A.) degree offers students a broad foundation in the liberal arts. Incorporating faith and knowledge, the curriculum lays the foundation for responsible citizenship, historical and cultural literacy, and respect for God-honoring diversity.
Associate of Science (A.S.) in Health Sciences
The 60-unit Associate of Science (A.S.) in Health Sciences degree offers students a broad knowledge base for the major elements in health sciences, while integrating a Christian worldview.
Certificate of Advanced Management
The 18-unit Certificate of Advanced Management provides managers with advanced strategic and leadership skills and competencies to lead their organizations into the 21st century and beyond. The CAM is designed for experienced business professionals tasked with setting the strategic vision for their firm, implementing organization wide change, and growing the business domestically and into international markets.
Pre-Nursing Health Science Certificate
The Pre-Nursing Health Science Certificate offers students the opportunity to complete science and lab courses which are required by most nursing and health-related degree programs.
Certificate of Business Principles
The 18-unit Certificate of Business Principles provides non-business professionals with the essential knowledge, and skills required for entry-level business positions in a wide variety of fields such as banking, finance, retail, accounting, marketing, business administration, and health care.
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Management
The 120-unit Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Management program equips entrepreneurs with professional knowledge and practical skills in strategic leadership, management, production, marketing, finance, technology, human relations, and business law.
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Applied Psychology
The 120-unit Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Applied Psychology equips students with professional knowledge and practical skills in general psychology, emphasis areas, and upper division electives. Students study psychological principles through a Christian worldview.The BAAP prepares learners for a variety of career opportunities in industries such as social services, government agencies, justice department, nonprofit, ministry, along with the ability to advance to graduate education.
Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) in Leadership
Leadership is never static, but must be transformative, innovative, and dynamic. Leadership is evolutionary and revolutionary, bringing change to organizations through the leader.
Azusa Pacific Online University was designed to be accessible and affordable for students from all walks of life. Offering courses at a competitive price, we commit to providing an education that is guaranteed to never exceed the U.S. median household income.