About Us

A Personal Approach to Education

Career-focused, convenient and caring—we are a community defined by these ideals. Since 1886, we’ve helped students achieve their career goals on their schedule and will do the same for you.

We know you may be juggling work, family and life while attending school. That’s why we’re committed to providing a range of services designed to enrich your educational experience at American National University and multiply your opportunities to achieve career success.




Experience the ANU Difference

At ANU, we’re committed to giving you the personalized support you need to succeed in the classroom and beyond. We work closely with industry leaders and employers to ensure our programs are relevant for our students to succeed at the next level. We believe a well-rounded education goes beyond laptops and textbooks. That’s why we offer a caring, supportive community that fosters growth and enhanced learning.

Choose from online, on campus and hybrid learning options to help you earn your degree on your schedule and at the pace of you.

Time-tested Approach


Since 1886, we’ve been helping students achieve their educational goals and establish careers in their desired field. As a student at American National University, you will receive:

  • Convenience and flexibility – With 100% online classes, you have the flexibility to work as you earn your degree.
  • Personal attention – You’re not just a face in a crowd, our small class sizes allow for personal attention from instructors.
  • Career professionals as instructors – With current and relevant curricula, you will learn from instructors with real-world field experience who will guide and mentor you.
  • Career services – Our career services team starts to help you before you graduate with your resume, cover letters, interviewing techniques and how to search for great career opportunities.
  • Alumni benefits – Our support doesn’t end at graduation, as an alumnus you will have access to our career services and refresher courses available throughout your career.

We Bring Our University To You

With our innovative learning formats, we bring you a High-Tech, High-Touch learning experience. ZOOM video courses let you be live, in class from anywhere you have an internet connection. 100% distance education courses allow you to set your own schedule for weekly assignments and discussions. On-campus labs give you the practical, hands-on training you can’t get anywhere else (select majors).

A Global University Experience

Our Global Meet technology allows you to have one-on-one discussions with admissions, financial aid, career services, and other staff without ever leaving home. Through ANU Global Teach, you’ll learn from professors from your community, your region, and indeed – the whole world. And thanks to ANU Global Learn, you will have worldwide access to resources from textbooks, interactive learning modules, study guides, and a vast array of library resources 24/7 at no additional cost.