Quarterly report pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)

Document and Entity Information

Document and Entity Information - shares
6 Months Ended
Oct. 31, 2017
Dec. 12, 2017
Document And Entity Information [Abstract]    
Document Type 10-Q  
Amendment Flag false  
Document Period End Date Oct. 31, 2017  
Entity Registrant Name ASPEN GROUP, INC.  
Entity Central Index Key 0001487198  
Current Fiscal Year End Date --04-30  
Document Fiscal Period Focus Q2  
Document Fiscal Year Focus 2018  
Entity Filer Category Smaller Reporting Company  
Entity Common Stock, Shares Outstanding   14,816,205
Trading Symbol ASPU