Capella University

Minneapolis, MN
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Capella University Review

Minneapolis, MN, 225 South 6th Street, 9th Floor
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Career Preparation B+
Students and Culture B+
Facilities B
Activities and Groups B
B+
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Capella University is a large, private, four-year university enrolling 34,365 students and offering 173 degrees in Minneapolis, MN.

Study Areas, Degree Popularity

Check out the most popular majors and specific degrees students have earned at Capella University.

*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
1
Human and Social Sciences
2,518 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Applied Psychology
0
0
Clinical Psychology
60
16
Counseling Psychology
103
159
0
Developmental and Child Psychology
128
Educational Psychology
46
17
Family and Community Services
150
17
23
Family Psychology
0
Forensic Psychology
0
0
Human Services
124
46
Industrial and Organizational Psychology
115
52
Intercultural/multicultural and Diversity Studies
17
Marriage and Family Therapy/counseling
117
60
Mental Health Counseling/counselor
342
Multi-/interdisciplinary Studies
34
Psychology
202
117
69
Psychometrics and Quantitative Psychology
8
Public Administration
9
101
10
Public Administration and Social Service Professions
25
67
School Psychology
17
11
0
Social Sciences
227
7
Social Work
22
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
2
Business
1,553 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
47
26
6
Business Administration and Management
308
173
13
42
Business Administration, Management and Operations
0
4
23
Commerce
0
63
Business, Management, Marketing, and Related Support Services
11
Entrepreneurship/entrepreneurial Studies
12
Finance
16
27
1
Human Resources Management and Services
8
Human Resources Management/personnel Administration
96
146
54
16
Information Resources Management
33
12
Information Technology Project Management
32
47
15
6
Labor and Industrial Relations
2
Management Science
14
7
Marketing/marketing Management
14
23
Non-Profit/public/organizational Management
2
11
Organizational Behavior Studies
17
Organizational Leadership
40
29
6
Project Management
47
46
14
Purchasing, Procurement/acquisitions and Contracts Management
37
5
Retailing and Retail Operations
2
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
3
Education and Liberal Arts
1,425 recent grads, 3 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Administration of Special Education
14
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
72
10
52
Applied Behavior Analysis
75
28
Counselor Education/school Counseling and Guidance Services
157
4
Curriculum and Instruction
38
16
63
Early Childhood Education and Teaching
69
Education
38
129
Educational/instructional Technology
21
40
Educational Leadership and Administration
84
37
45
Educational Statistics and Research Methods
0
Health Occupations Teacher Education
64
59
Higher Education/higher Education Administration
46
21
38
Reading Teacher Education
54
2
Secondary School Administration/principalship
0
0
0
Special Education and Teaching
27
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods
39
60
19
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Subject Areas
0
0
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels
0
1
Teaching English As a Second or Foreign Language/esl Language Instructor
3
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
4
Healthcare
779 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Clinical/medical Social Work
0
Clinical Nurse Leader
0
0
Geriatric Nurse/nursing
2
Gerontology
23
Health/health Care Administration/management
74
182
24
20
Health Services Administration
41
Medical Informatics
12
Nursing Practice
25
Public Health
6
Public Health
82
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing
22
11
Registered Nurse
154
4
Substance Abuse/addiction Counseling
11
86
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
5
Computer Technology
491 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Computer and Information Sciences
6
Computer and Information Sciences and Support Services
21
Computer and Information Systems Security/information Assurance
79
109
9
18
Computer/information Technology Services Administration and Management
0
41
Computer Systems Analysis/analyst
4
Computer Systems Networking and Telecommunications
8
Information Technology
86
40
18
System, Networking, and Lan/wan Management/manager
42
10
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
6
Legal and Law
268 recent grads, 4 study levels
Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Criminal Justice
28
95
12
31
Crisis/emergency/disaster Management
11
16
13
Cyber/computer Forensics and Counterterrorism
1
0
Homeland Security
8
19
6
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, Firefighting and Related Protective Services
24
4
*Number of people in 2015 that graduated with this degree and study level.
Online Programs

Check out the online programs offered at Capella University.

Degree Name
Associates
Bachelor's
Master's
Certificate
Doctoral
Accounting
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching
Applied Behavior Analysis
Applied Psychology
Business Administration and Management
Business Administration, Management and Operations
Commerce
Clinical/medical Social Work
Clinical Nurse Leader
Clinical Psychology
*Sources for school statistics and data include the U.S. Department of Education's National Center for Education Statistics and the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System. Data may vary depending on school and academic year.
School Accreditation Information
This institution is accredited by North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
Specialized institution accreditations:
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education Teacher Education (TED) - Baccalaureate and graduate programs for the preparation of teachers and other professional personnel for elementary and secondary schools
*Source data obtained from U.S. Department of Education's Office of Post-secondary Education (OPE)
Alumni & Student Reviews
B+ Great
Career Preparation
What letter grade would you give your school on how well it prepares students for a career in the real world?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
PhD, Class of 2014

Capella offers an alumni website that helps with employment and support after graduating.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Post Bacc Cert Mental Health Theory, Class of 2015

I dont know of many. But there are required 1 week residency that emphasis networking with peers and staff. I also think there are links on the website but I am not in need of these services

Rated January 2016
B+ Great
Students and Culture
What letter grade would you give the students/culture at your school?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
PhD, Class of 2014

Adults who are getting post-graduate degrees.

Rated January 2016
Alumni
Post Bacc Cert Mental Health Theory, Class of 2015

it is an online program. I am still in the MA program. The course work puts an emphasis on understanding others culture.

Rated January 2016
B Great
Facilities
What letter grade would you give the facilities at your school.
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
PhD, Class of 2014

Capella is mostly an online school but their main campus is very nice.

Rated January 2016
B Great
Activities and Groups
What overall letter grade would you give the activities/groups at your school?
Based on 3 Reviews
Alumni
Post Bacc Cert Mental Health Theory, Class of 2015

there are none that i know of. The program is online

Rated January 2016
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