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American Public Education to Present at the Robert W. Baird & Co. 2011 Business Solutions Conference

February 8, 2011

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va., Feb 08, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) --

American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: APEI) - parent company of online learning provider American Public University System, which operates through American Military University and American Public University - announced that Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, Harry T. Wilkins, CPA plans to address the financial community at the Robert W. Baird & Co. 2011 Business Solutions Conference in Boston.

Mr. Wilkins will present at 12:55 p.m. EST on Thursday, February 24, 2011. A link to the live webcast of the presentation, as well as an audio replay, will be available to listeners who log in through American Public Education's website, The replay will be available for 90 days after the presentation.

American Public Education, Inc.

American Public Education, Inc. (NASDAQ: APEI) is an online provider of higher education focused primarily on serving the military and public service communities. American Public University System (APUS), wholly owned by APEI, comprises two universities - American Military University(AMU) and American Public University (APU). APUS serves more than 77,000 adult learners worldwide and offers 79 degree programs in fields ranging from homeland security, military studies, intelligence, and criminal justice to technology, business administration, public health, and liberal arts. Nationally recognized for its best practices in online higher education, APUS provides an affordable education through classes taught by experienced faculty who are leaders in their fields and committed to the academic achievement of their students.

American Public University System is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), For more information on American Public Education, Inc., For more information on APUS, visit

SOURCE: American Public Education, Inc.

American Public Education, Inc.
Chris Symanoskie
Associate Vice President, Corporate Communications