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225 S. Sixth Street, Ninth Floor

Minneapolis, MN 55403

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Phone: (866) 283-7921
2012-2013 Tuition
$11,952
tuition and fees
Admissions
rolling admission

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Summary

Capella University is a proprietary institution that was founded in 1993. It has an urban setting. It utilizes a quarter-based academic calendar. Its tuition and fees are $11,952 (2012-13).

School mission and unique qualities (as provided by the school):

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 University is an accredited online university* that has built its reputation by providing quality online degree programs for working
adults. Nearly 80 percent of Capella students are currently enrolled in master's or doctoral degree programs in business, counseling, education,
health administration, homeland security, human resource management, human services, information technology, nonprofit management
and leadership, nursing, psychology, public administration, public health, public safety, and social work. Capella also offers bachelor's degree
programs in business, information technology, nursing, psychology, and public safety. Within those areas, Capella currently offers 144 graduate
and undergraduate specializations and 17 certificate programs. More than 37,000 learners were enrolled as of March 31, 2012, from all 50 states
and 59 other countries and territories. Capella is committed to providing high-caliber academic excellence and pursuing balanced business
growth. Founded in 1993, Capella University is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Capella Education Company, headquartered in Minneapolis. For
more information, please visit http://www.capella.edu or call 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552).

General Information

School type proprietary, coed college
Year founded 1993
Religious affiliation N/A
Academic calendar quarter
Setting urban
2012 Endowment N/A

Applying

When applying to Capella University, it's important to note the application deadline is rolling. The application fee at Capella University is $50.

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Application deadline rolling
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Academic Life

The average freshman retention rate, an indicator of student satisfaction, is 38.7 percent.

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Five most popular majors for 2012 graduates
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Student Life

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Undergraduate women who are members of a sorority N/A
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Students who have cars on campus N/A
Health insurance offered No

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Tuition and fees $11,952 (2012-13)
Room and board N/A
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