Capella University - Online
About Capella University - Online

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Discover a fresh and compelling take on higher learning. Capella University's mission is to extend access to doctoral, Bachelor's, Master's, and certificate programs to working adults who want to advance their career. We do this with flexible, online degree programs that are competency based and professionally aligned - ensuring you gain the career-relevant skills you need to take the next step.

The mission of Capella University is to extend access to high quality Bachelor's, Master's, doctoral, and certificate programs for adults who seek to maximize their personal and professional potential. This mission is fulfilled through innovative programs that are responsive to the needs of adult learners and involve active, engaging, challenging, and relevant learning experiences offered in a variety of delivery modes.

Capella provides a flexible online learning environment designed for working adults who want to advance in their profession. Learn about our online doctoral, master’s, MBA, undergraduate, and certificate programs - and get answers to your questions about Capella and online learning - by speaking with an enrollment counselor at 1.888.227.3552.

As a Capella student, you'll build the career-relevant skills and knowledge to advance your career. Our faculty members are experts in their fields, and our classes and competency-based programs are built around industry standards and focus on real-world application, so you can apply what you learn in your course today in your career tomorrow.

Capella is an accredited, online university with degrees in the fields of business, health care, higher education, human resources, information technology, mental health, K-12 education, public safety, public administration, social work, and public service leadership. More than 36,000 students in all 50 states and 61 countries are enrolled in Capella’s professionally aligned degree programs.

For current K-12 professionals interested in extending their education with a graduate degree. Capella University education programs do not lead to initial teacher licensure.

Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),

Capella University cannot guarantee licensure, endorsement, certification, authorization, other professional credentials, job placement or salary advancement. State regulations and professional credential standards vary. It is the learner’s responsibility to understand and comply with requirements for their states and professional associations. For more information on licensure, see the Licensure section on the school’s website. Enrollment restrictions and/or other restrictions may apply to certain programs. Contact Capella University at 1.866.679.9687 for more information.

Learn important information at about the educational debt, earnings, and completion rates of students who attended these programs.

A recent study from Georgetown University found that, on average, college graduates earn $1 million more in earnings over their lifetime. (Source: 2017 Study by Georgetown University)
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