Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - USD ($)
$ in Millions
12 Months Ended
Apr. 30, 2017
Jul. 24, 2017
Oct. 31, 2016
Document And Entity Information      
Entity Registrant Name ASPEN GROUP, INC.    
Entity Central Index Key 0001487198    
Document Type 10-K    
Document Period End Date Apr. 30, 2017    
Amendment Flag false    
Current Fiscal Year End Date --04-30    
Is Entity a Well-known Seasoned Issuer No    
Is Entity a Voluntary Filer No    
Is Entity's Reporting Status Current Yes    
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company    
Entity Public Float     $ 30.4
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   13,612,354  
Document Fiscal Period Focus FY    
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2017