American Pathways Univeristy

University Mission

American Pathways University is committed to an affordable, accessible, and accredited practical educational experience that promotes thinking, doing, and being in the learner in preparation for professions, careers, and graduate studies and that empowers and equips a student for a life of learning, career achievement, personal and financial success, and professional and community leadership. American Pathways University provides a program of higher education, including general... [Read more]

Institutional Accreditation

Accreditation is the primary means by which the quality of higher education and programs is assured. Accreditation is a voluntary, private and nongovernmental process, and a form of self-regulation in which colleges, universities and programs of higher education in the United States have come together to develop standards, policies, and procedures for self-examination and judgment by peers. The process includes Self-Study by the institution and Site-Visit evaluations by scholars... [Read more]

State Authorization

American Pathways University (APU) has been authorized by the Colorado Department of Higher Education (CDHE) to operate in the State of Colorado since 2004. For the listing of American Pathways University by the CDHE as a private institution of higher education, go to highered.colorado.gov. The CDHE has determined state authorization is probationary with the understanding that APU must make satisfactory progress in securing accreditation by a recognized US Department of Education... [Read more]

Learning without Boundaries

Learning without Boundaries

The University Center, located in the central area of the city of Denver, supports APU classes that are held at various Instructional Sites called “Learning Centers” at convenient locations across the Denver Metropolitan area. APU is a “campus without boundaries” because its academic programs and Learning Centers create an environment that empowers students to LEARN WITHOUT BOUNDARIES at locations near where they live. At the University “A Campus... [Read more]

American Pathways Univeristy