American Electric Power

Industry: Energy, Extraction & Utilities

About American Electric Power

American Electric Power (AEP) is one of the largest electric utilities in the U.S., serving nearly 5.4 million customers in 11 states. We never stop moving forward, working to improve our customers' experiences, our communities and our employees. We're continually energized by our people and their passions. And together we have the drive to create a new future of energy for us all.

Military Friendly Ratings

We rate how Military Friendly® an organization is within 6 different categories. Learn more about our methodology.

The ratings below reflect the extent to which each organization exceeds the benchmark standards for Military Friendly®.

Hiring & Onboarding

Opportunity & Advancement

Culture & Commitment

Support & Retention

Policies & Compliance

Recruiting & Sourcing

Why Work at the Company?

AEP is proud to call itself American Electric Power, and we support our employees who have served or are serving in the military. We have been recognized by G.I. Jobs magazine as one of the most military-friendly employers in the country, and we actively seek veteran candidates who are looking to redeploy the skill sets they acquired in the military to an electric utility setting.

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Examine, analyze, and interpret accounting records for the purpose of giving advice or preparing statements. Install or advise on systems of recording costs or other financial and budgetary data.

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Accounting

A program that prepares individuals to practice the profession of accounting and to perform related business functions. Includes instruction in accounting principles and theory, financial accounting, managerial accounting, cost accounting, budget control, tax accounting, legal aspects of accounting, auditing, reporting procedures, statement analysis, planning and consulting, business information systems, accounting research methods, professional standards and ethics, and applications to specific for-profit, public, and non-profit organizations.