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An accredited online university, Capella University offers bachelor’s, master’s/MBA, doctoral, and certificate programs designed to take you to the forefront of your profession. Capella's competency-based curriculum delivers both foundational knowledge and real-world skills, so that what you’re learning in your courses is immediately applicable to your career goals.

Respected programs that move you forward

Organizations around the world have acknowledged Capella’s commitment to quality education with accreditations, state approvals, certifications, awards, recognitions, and designations. Right now, more than 37,000 students are expanding their opportunities with Capella programs. 

Online education. Two ways.

Each of us thrives in different environments, which is why we offer two quality, competency-based online learning formats: GuidedPath offers structured learning with a virtual courseroom and a weekly schedule, while FlexPath lets you set your own deadlines and move through courses at your own speed. Connect with an enrollment counselor at 1.866.679.9687 to explore options in:

  • Analytics
  • Business
  • Counseling
  • Criminal Justice
  • Education (K–12 & Higher Education)
  • Emergency Management
  • Health Care Administration
  • Human Services
  • Information Assurance and Security
  • Information Technology
  • Nursing
  • Project Management
  • Psychology
  • Public Administration
  • Public Health
  • Social Work

Multiple ways to help you save

  • Employer and association discounts
  • Military discounts
  • Transfer credit
  • Scholarships
  • Streamlined programs
  • Guides (online resource)
  • Credit for real-world learning

Capella’s experienced staff will help you understand your estimated total costs and provide customized options for financing and helping reduce tuition costs. Connect with an enrollment counselor at 1.866.679.9687 to learn more about:

  • Federal financial aid
  • Non-federal student loans
  • Employer tuition reimbursement
  • Military and veterans education benefits
  • Scholarships for new and enrolled students
  • Transfer credit and prior learning assessment

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.

Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. 

  • Higher Learning Commission:, 800.621.7440 
  • Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),

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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.

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