SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
WASHINGTON, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
May 8, 2018
(Date of earliest event reported)
American Public Education, Inc.
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in its Charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
111 W. Congress Street
Charles Town, West Virginia
|(Address of principal executive offices)||(Zip Code)||(Registrant's telephone number including area code)|
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Section 2 – Financial Information
|Item 2.02||Results of Operations and Financial Condition.|
On May 8, 2018, American Public Education, Inc. issued a press release reporting financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2018. A copy of American Public Education’s press release is attached to this report as Exhibit 99.1 and is incorporated in this report by reference. American Public Education has scheduled a conference call and webcast for 5:00 p.m. Eastern time on May 8, 2018 to discuss its financial results, and slides for that call are attached to this report as Exhibit 99.2 and are incorporated in this report by reference. A copy of the investor fact sheet is attached to this report as Exhibit 99.3 and is incorporated in this report by reference.
Section 9 – Financial Statements and Exhibits
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits.|
|99.1||American Public Education, Inc. press release dated May 8, 2018, reporting financial results for the three months ended March 31, 2018.|
|99.2||American Public Education, Inc. slides for May 8, 2018 conference call and webcast for the three months ended March 31, 2018.|
|99.3||American Public Education, Inc. fact sheet posted to its investor relations website on May 8, 2018.|
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
|American Public Education, Inc.|
|Date:||May 8, 2018||By:||
/s/ Richard W. Sunderland, Jr.
Richard W. Sunderland, Jr., Executive Vice
President and Chief Financial Officer