Capella University

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Institution Overview


Accreditation: More Information

The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools

Degrees / Certificates offered:
  • Bachelors of Public Administration (BPA)
  • Bachelor of Science (BS)
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)
  • Graduate Certificate
  • Master of Health Administration (MHA)
  • Master of Nonprofit Management and Leadership (MNML)
  • Master of Public Administration (MPA)
  • Master of Public Administration (MPA) & Master of Science in Public Safety (MS)
  • Master of Public Health (MPH)
  • Master of  Science (MS)
  • Master of  Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
  • Post-Master's Certificate
  • Specialist Certificate in School Psychology
  • Education Specialist (EdS)
  • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
  • Doctor of Education (EdD)
  • Doctor of Health Administration (DHA)
  • Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
  • Doctor of Public Administration (DPA)
  • Doctor of Public Health (DrPH)
  • Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Doctor of Psychology (PsyD)
  • Doctor of Social Work (DSW)

 

 

Total enrollment: 39,457
Full-time equivalency enrollment: 14,881

Featured Programs

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Bachelor's Degrees:   · Business
  · Information Technology
Master's Degrees:   · Accounting
  · Education - for P-12 professionals
  · Education - for higher education and corporate training professionals
  · Finance
  · General Business Administration
  · Health Care Management
  · Human Resources Management
  · Human Services
  · Information Technology
  · Information Technology Management
  · Marketing
  · Marriage and Family Therapy
  · Mental Health Counseling
  · Project Management
  · Psychology
  · Public Safety
  · School Counseling
  · School Psychology

Student Demographics


Average age: 39.0 years
Percentage employed (at time of admission): Not Applicable


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Age Distribution Online, On-campus, or Hybrid Courses
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Race/Ethnicity Part-time/Full-time Enrollment
Chart of student race/ethnicity Chart of part-time/full-time enrollment status

Learner Progress

Learner Retention

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Learner Completion

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Undergraduate Student Engagement

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Did your Capella University experience contribute to your ability to...
More Information Acquire job or work-related knowledge and skills
84
More Information Write clearly and effectively
84
More Information Think critically and analytically
91
More Information Use computing and information technology
89
More Information Work effectively with others
77
More Information Solve complex real-world problems
72
More Information Learn something that changed the way you understand an issue or concept
73
More Information Work harder than you thought you could to meet an instructor's standards or expectations
68
 
Rate Capella University on the following:
More Information Quality of relationships with other students
86
More Information Quality of relationships with faculty members
84
More Information Quality of relationships with administrative personnel and offices
77
More Information Providing the support you need to help you succeed academically
84
More Information Providing prompt written or oral feedback on your academic performance
87

More Information How would you evaluate your entire educational experience at this institution?
92
More Information If you could start over again, would you go to the same institution you are now attending?
92

Undergraduate Student Satisfaction

Showing responses to these items on a scale of 1 (not satisfied at all) to 7 (very satisfied).


How satisfied were you with your Capella University undergraduate experience in the following areas?
More Information Instructional Services
5.95
More Information Academic Services
5.91
More Information Institutional Perceptions
5.93
More Information Student Services
6.01
More Information Enrollment Services
6.18
 
Please rate your satisfaction with your Capella University undergraduate experience.
More Information So far, how has your college experience met your expectations
5.24
More Information Rate your overall satisfaction with your experience here thus far
5.92
More Information All in all, if you had to do it over, would you enroll again?
6.07
 
How satisfied were you with your Capella University graduate experience in the following areas?
More Information Instructional Services
5.84
More Information Academic Services
5.92
More Information Institutional Perceptions
5.78
More Information Student Services
5.9
More Information Enrollment Services
6.25
 
Please rate your satisfaction with your Capella University graduate experience.
More Information So far, how has your college experience met your expectations
5.19
More Information Rate your overall satisfaction with your experience here thus far
5.88
More Information All in all, if you had to do it over, would you enroll again?
5.87

Alumni Outcomes by Degree Level (where applicable)

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Baccalaureate
More Information Overall satisfaction with your experience at this institution
88
More Information Is the education you received relevant to your current career?
77
More Information Would you recommend this institution to others?
92
More Information How satisfied are you that this institution helped you meet your program outcomes?
100
Master's
More Information Overall satisfaction with your experience at this institution
88
More Information Is the education you received relevant to your current career?
79
More Information Would you recommend this institution to others?
85
More Information How satisfied are you that this institution helped you meet your program outcomes?
97
Doctoral
More Information Overall satisfaction with your experience at this institution
93
More Information Is the education you received relevant to your current career?
89
More Information Would you recommend this institution to others?
92
More Information How satisfied are you that this institution helped you meet your program outcomes?
99