American Sentinel University

2260 South Xanadu Way, Aurora, CO

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American Sentinel University is a distance-learning institution founded in 1988 and is based in Denver, Colorado.  The school primarily focuses on healthcare related degrees and certificates through its online services platform.

American Sentinel University is nationally accredited by the Distance Education Accreditation Commission (DEAC) a recognized member of the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).

American Sentinel University offers a number of healthcare focused programs that include bachelor’s, master’s, and doctoral degrees in addition to a certificate program.  The undergraduate and graduate programs at ASU include the following: M.S. Nursing (MSN), Registered Nurse to B.S. Nursing (RN to BSN), Registered Nurse to B.S. Nursing/M.S. Nursing (RN to BSN/MSN), Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP), MBA Healthcare, M.S. Information Systems Management, M.S. Business Intelligence and Analytics, M.S. Nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice Executive Leadership, and Doctor of Nursing Educational Leadership.

The certificate program is an Infection Prevention and Control program that is arranged in an eight week course accounting for fifteen credits hours.  Like the other programs offered at ASU, the certificate program is 100% online and most courses start monthly.

The combination of being online and starting on shorter intervals will provide students flexibility and rigorous curricula to help you on a path to achieve your goals.

Tuition and fees for specific programs that American Sentinel University offers can be found via their resource directory or by completing the form on this page.  Additionally, financial aid information is available through the school.

To maximize financial aid, students will need to complete the federal student aid application known as the FAFSA.   Additional information about the FAFSA form can be obtained via the MatchCollege blog or via the federal government website.

In addition to federal financial aid, ASU includes the following types of aid on the financial aid portal:

  • Federal Pell Grants
  • Hope Credits
  • Lifetime Learning Credits
  • Direct Stafford Loans
  • Direct PLUS Loans
  • In-School Loan Deferment

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Programs Offered

The program list below is organized by areas of study. The programs that have a link will direct you to the program's profile page where you can learn more about education requirements and career pathways.

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Business and Marketing Studies

Computer and Information Sciences

Health and Clinical Professions

Social Sciences

*Amounts for tuition, fees, and supplies are an estimate which are calculated based on historical data and should be solely used for informational purposes only.
**Repayment rates, earnings, and loan payments are estimates and should be treated as informational tools only, contact the school for official information.

Estimated Costs & Financial Aid

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Note: Financial aid is only available for those who qualify, check with the school for details.

Financial Aid Details

The table below breaks down the types of financial aid, the percent of students receiving aid, and average amount of aid per student.

 Percent of StudentsAverage Amount
Receiving Grants & Scholarships22%$8,581
Student Loans (Federal)21%$8,170

Contact Information

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