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Every day we continue to increase our culture of excellence.

Through record fall enrollment, a new doctoral degree and multiple Fulbright awards, Austin Peay sets the standard of excellence in Tennessee and across the southeast. With degree concentrations ranging from aviation science to nuclear medicine and everything in between, we have the educational offering that is the right fit for you. 

With your degree in hand, we will help you make a positive change in the world, like Sarah did fighting human trafficking in Nepal, René did teaching music classes to homeschoolers and Sierra did working at the Tennessee state legislature.

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Are you ready to Lead at Austin Peay? We're ready to show you how.

Our campuses

Our classes are set up to fit into your life. At our Clarksville and Fort Campbell campuses, we offer a comprehensive list of courses that work for your daily schedule. Is your routine particularly hectic? Our online offerings make it even easier to invest in yourself and earn an degree. Whatever education your life demands, we can help make happen.

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Located just 45 minutes from Nashville in downtown Clarksville, Austin Peay's main campus is home to programs offering bachelor's and master's degrees.

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Military students learn at Austin Peay center at Fort Campbell

Expand your skillset and enhance your career opportunities through the academic programs and convenient class schedules at the Austin Peay Center at Fort Campbell. Whether you’re an active duty military service member, veteran or civilian, you can earn your associate, bachelor’s or master’s degree through 7 1/2-week courses that allow you to meet your objective faster than traditional 16-week semesters.

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Austin Peay State University’s online courses offer an interactive approach to education combined with a user-friendly online platform. Even if you've never taken an online class before, you will find our online format easy to learn, navigate, and manage! Online students access D2L and engage with instructors and classmates online in an interactive format. It is important to know that online courses are not self-paced; courses begin and end on specific dates and class work has assigned deadlines. Advising, library services, student support, and other forms of student assistance are available to online students.

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