Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)


Cover - USD ($)
12 Months Ended
Apr. 30, 2021
Jul. 09, 2021
Oct. 31, 2020
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Document Type 10-K/A    
Amendment Flag true    
Amendment Description This Amendment No. 1 on Form 10-K/A (the “Amendment”) amends the Annual Report on Form 10-K (the “2021 Form 10-K”) of Aspen Group, Inc. (the “Company”) for the year ended April 30, 2021 (“Fiscal 2021”), as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (the “SEC”) on July 13, 2021. We are filing this Amendment to amend Part III of the 2021 Form 10-K to include the information required by and not included in Part III of the 2021 Form 10-K because we do not intend to file our definitive proxy statement within 120 days of the end of Fiscal 2021.    
Document Annual Report true    
Document Transition Report false    
Document Period End Date Apr. 30, 2021    
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2021    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --04-30    
Entity File Number 001-38175    
Entity Registrant Name ASPEN GROUP, INC.    
Entity Central Index Key 0001487198    
Entity Tax Identification Number 27-1933597    
Entity Incorporation, State or Country Code DE    
Entity Address, Address Line One 276 Fifth Avenue    
Entity Address, Address Line Two Suite 505    
Entity Address, City or Town New York    
Entity Address, State or Province NY    
Entity Address, Postal Zip Code 10001    
City Area Code (646)    
Local Phone Number 448-5144    
Title of 12(b) Security Common Stock, par value $0.001    
Trading Symbol ASPU    
Security Exchange Name NASDAQ    
Entity Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Entity Voluntary Filers No    
Entity Current Reporting Status Yes    
Entity Interactive Data Current Yes    
Entity Filer Category Non-accelerated Filer    
Entity Small Business true    
Entity Emerging Growth Company false    
Entity Shell Company false    
Entity Public Float     $ 226
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   25,068,269