1993
225 South 6th Street, 9th Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402-3389

School Details

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.

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Accreditation & Licensing

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. 

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

All Programs

Business

Accounting (CPA Pathway) Graduate Certificate Accounting Undergraduate Certificate Advanced Analytics Using SAS® Graduate Certificate Analytics Using SAS® Graduate Certificate BS - Accounting (ACBSP-accredited) BS - Accounting CPA BS - Business Administration (ACBSP-accredited) BS - Business Intelligence BS - Data Analytics (ABET-accredited) BS - Finance (ACBSP-accredited) BS - Health Care Management (ACBSP-accredited) BS - Human Resource Management (ACBSP-accredited) BS - Management and Leadership (ACBSP-accredited) BS - Marketing (ACBSP-accredited) BS - Project Management: Business (ACBSP-, PMI-GAC-accredited) Business Administration Graduate Certificate DBA - Accounting DBA - Business Intelligence (ACBSP-accredited) DBA - Global Operations and Supply Chain Management (ACBSP-accredited) DBA - Human Resource Management DBA - Information Technology Management (ACBSP-accredited) DBA - Leadership (ACBSP-accredited) DBA - Project Management: Business DBA - Strategy and Innovation (ACBSP-accredited) DPA - Public Administration Human Resource Management Graduate Certificate MBA - Accounting & Finance, Self-Designed MBA - Business General, Self-Designed MBA - Global Ops & Supply Chain Management, Self-Designed MBA - Health Care Management (ACBSP-accredited) MBA - Human Resource Management (ACBSP-accredited) MBA - Leadership, Self-Designed MBA - Marketing, Self-Designed MBA - Project Management: Business (ACBSP-, PMI-GAC-accredited) MPA - Public Administration MS - Analytics MS - Human Resource Management (ACBSP-accredited) MS - Project Management: IT (PMI-GAC-accredited) Nonprofit Management & Leadership Graduate Certificate PhD - Accounting (ACBSP-accredited) PhD - Business Management (ACBSP-accredited) PhD - Human Resource Management (ACBSP-accredited) PhD - Leadership (ACBSP-accredited) PhD - Project Management: Business (ACBSP-accredited) PhD - Project Management: IT (PMI-GAC-accredited) PhD - Strategy and Innovation

Computer Science & IT

Advanced Analytics Using SAS® Graduate Certificate Analytics Using SAS® Graduate Certificate BS - Data Analytics (ABET-accredited) BS - Data Management (ABET-accredited) BS - Health Information Management: IT (ABET-accredited) BS - Information Assurance and Cybersecurity (ABET-accredited) BS - Information Technology (ABET-accredited) BS - Information Technology / Software Development BS - Network Technology: Cisco (ABET-accredited) BS - Network Technology: Microsoft (ABET-accredited) BS - Project Management: IT (ABET, PMI-GAC-accredited) BS - System Development: Mobile (ABET-accredited) BS - System Development: Web Application (ABET-accredited) Digital Forensics Graduate Certificate DIT - Information Assurance and Cybersecurity DIT - Information Technology DIT - Information Technology Education DIT - Project Management Information Assurance & Cybersecurity Graduate Certificate MS - Analytics MS - Digital Forensics MS - Enterprise Networks and Cloud Computing MS - Health Care Security MS - Information Technology Analytics MS - Information Technology General MS - Network Defense MS - Project Management: IT (PMI-GAC-accredited) Network Defense Graduate Certificate Network Technology: Cisco Undergraduate Certificate Network Technology: Microsoft Undergraduate Certificate PhD - Information Assurance and Cybersecurity PhD - Information Technology PhD - Information Technology Education PhD - Information Technology Management (ACBSP-accredited) PhD - Project Management: IT (PMI-GAC-accredited) Project Management Graduate Certificate Software Development Undergraduate Certificate

Criminal Justice, Safety & Law

BS - Criminal Justice DEM - Emergency Management MS - Criminal Justice MS - Cybersecurity MS - Emergency Management PhD - Criminal Justice PhD - Emergency Management

Education

Adult Education Graduate Certificate College Teaching Post-Master's Certificate EdD - Adult Education EdD - Curriculum and Instruction EdD - Educational Leadership EdD - Performance Improvement Leadership EdD - Reading and Literacy EdS - Curriculum and Instruction EdS - Leadership in Educational Administration EdS - Personalized and Competency-Based Instruction EdS - Reading and Literacy EdS - Teacher Leader in Digital Transformation EdS - Teacher Leader in K-12 Studies Education Innovation & Technology - Competency-Based Instruction Graduate Certificate Education Innovation & Technology - Instruction in the 1:1 Environment Graduate Certificate Education Innovation & Technology - Personalized Learning Graduate Certificate Education Innovation & Technology - Professional Growth & Development Graduate Certificate Educational Leadership & Management Post-Master's Certificate Higher Education Leadership & Administration Graduate Certificate Leadership & Accountability Post-Master's Certificate Leadership for Higher Education Post-Master's Certificate MEd - Teaching and Learning MS - Adult Education MS - Competency-Based Instruction MS - Curriculum and Instruction MS - Early Childhood Education MS - Educational Psychology MS - Educational Technology MS - English Language Learning and Teaching MS - Higher Education Leadership and Administration MS - Instruction in the 1:1 Environment MS - Instructional Design for Online Learning MS - Integrative Studies MS - Leadership in Educational Administration MS - Personalized Learning MS - Professional Growth and Development MS - Reading and Literacy MS - School Counseling (CACREP-accredited) MS - Special Education Teaching MS - Training and Performance Improvement MS Ed - Early Childhood Education Studies PhD - Counselor Education and Supervision (CACREP-accredited) PhD - Curriculum and Instruction PhD - Instructional Design for Online Learning PhD - Leadership for Higher Education PhD - Leadership in Educational Administration PhD - Postsecondary and Adult Education PhD - Special Education Leadership Post-Secondary & Adult Education Post-Master's Certificate Professional Studies in Education Post-Master's Certificate Research Post-Master's Certificate

Healthcare

BS - Health Care Administration / Leadership BS - Health Care Management (ACBSP-accredited) BS - Health Information Management (HIM) BS - Health Information Management: IT (ABET-accredited) BS - HIM: Accelerated Master Pathway BS - Leadership: Accelerated Master Pathway BS - Public Health BS - Public Health (Accelerated Master's Pathway) DHA - Health Administration DHA - Health Care Leadership DHA - Health Care Quality and Analytics DHA in Health Policy and Advocacy DrPH - Public Health Epidemiology Post-Master's Certificate Health Care Informatics Graduate Certificate Health Care Leadership Graduate Certificate MBA - Health Care Management (ACBSP-accredited) MHA - Health Administration MHA - Health Care Informatics MHA - Health Care Leadership MHA - Health Care Operations MPH - Public Health MS - Health Care Security Public Health Graduate Certificate

Nursing

BSN - RN-to-BSN Completion (CCNE-accredited) Care Coordination Graduate Certificate DNP - BSN-to-DNP (CCNE-accredited) DNP - Doctor of Nursing Practice (CCNE-accredited) DNP - Preparatory Program (CCNE-accredited) MSN - Care Coordination (CCNE-accredited) MSN - Nursing Education (CCNE-accredited) MSN - Nursing Informatics (CCNE-accredited) MSN - Nursing Leadership and Administration (CCNE-accredited) MSN - RN-to-MSN Care Coordination (CCNE-accredited) MSN - RN-to-MSN Nursing Education (CCNE-accredited) MSN - RN-to-MSN Nursing Informatics (CCNE-accredited) MSN - RN-to-MSN Nursing Leadership and Administration (CCNE-accredited) Nursing Informatics Graduate Certificate Nursing Leadership Graduate Certificate PhD - Nursing Education

Psychology & Human Services

Applied Behavior Analysis Graduate Certificate BS - Applied Behavior Analysis BS - Psychology BS - Psychology Pre-Counseling Counseling - Contemporary Theory in Addictive Behavior Graduate Certificate Counseling - Contemporary Theory in Couple & Family Systems Graduate Certificate Counseling - Contemporary Theory in Mental Health Services Graduate Certificate DHS - Advanced Program Evaluation & Data Analytics DHS - Leadership & Organizational Management DSW - Social Work MS - Addiction Studies MS - Applied Behavior Analysis MS - Applied Research MS - Child and Adolescent Development MS - Clinical Counseling MS - Clinical Mental Health Counseling (CACREP-accredited) MS - Educational Psychology MS - Forensic Psychology MS - Human Services / Leadership & Organizational Management MS - Human Services / Program Evaluation & Data Analytics MS - Industrial/Organizational Psychology MS - Marriage and Family Counseling/Therapy (COAMFTE-accredited) MS - Psychology MS - Social and Community Services MS - Sport Psychology MSW - Social Work (CSWE-accredited) MSW - Social Work Advanced Standing (CSWE-accredited) PhD - Advanced Studies in Human Behavior PhD - Behavioral Analysis PhD - Counselor Education and Supervision (CACREP-accredited) PhD - Developmental Psychology PhD - Educational Psychology PhD - Industrial/Organizational Psychology PhD - Multidisciplinary Human Services PhD - Psychology PhD - Social and Community Services Play Therapy Graduate Certificate PsyD - Clinical Psychology PsyD - School Psychology Social & Community Services Graduate Certificate