Graduate Certificate in World War II Studies
American Public University System

Program Details

The online Graduate Certificate in World War II Studies is designed for students interested in strategy, tactics, leaders, and outcomes from the blitzkrieg to campaigns in North Africa and Italy, and fighting in the Pacific.  Studies emphasize politics, political leadership, and diplomacy which facilitated the rise of Axis and Allied powers before, throughout, and after World War II.  Graduates with this certificate may find pursuable career paths in:

  • Curation
  • Tourism
  • Museums
  • Research

Develop skills in discernment, critique, assessment, and communication through examination and advanced research.  Published faculty bring distinct perspectives and relevant research to the online classroom.  Through a curriculum devoted to following industry trends, APUS leads students from academic achievement to professional success.


A bachelors degree or higher is required.

School Accreditation Statement

Higher Learning Commission