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Why Capella University?

  1. Personalized Student Support
  2. Industry Accredited and Endorsed Programs
  3. Flexible Course Scheduling
  4. Tuition Grants up to $6,000

About Capella University

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. Students who enroll in Capella University have an opportunity to experience a unique, interactive learning environment relevant to their career of choice. Capella's 1,670+ courses are engaging, inspiring, and encourage participation.

In addition to offering flexible course scheduling, Capella University also offers two programs with a self-paced learning option—FlexPath. This unique opportunity helps you save time and money while earning your degree. The university is approved by the Higher Learning Commission and the U.S. Department of Education to offer the FlexPath option for its Bachelor of Science in Business Administration and Master of Business Administration in Business Administration programs.

Learning and Career Outcomes

All of Capella University's courses and programs are based on professional standards, field expectations, and employer insights. Through this process, faculty-led teams define specific, measurable learning outcomes for each program. Learner performance on these outcomes and information on how Capella graduates are performing professionally after graduation and what they think about their education are published on capellaresults.com, allowing both incoming and current students to make informed choices about Capella education programs.

Student Support Services

The support services staff at Capella University is dedicated to making sure that students have a rewarding education experience. From enrollment to graduation and beyond, you will receive support from enrollment counselors, financial aid advisors, academic advisors, librarians, career counselors, alumni, and Capella faculty members who care about your success.

National Recognition and Awards

In addition to accreditation and state approvals, Capella was also given an award for Outstanding Institutional Practice in Student Learning Outcomes from The Council for Higher Education Accreditation. Capella University was the first online university to receive this prestigious honor. Capella was also honored with the WCET Outstanding Work Award for innovative uses of educational technologies in higher education.

Accreditation Statement

Capella University cannot guarantee licensure, endorsement, certification, authorization, other professional credential 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 for more information.

Accreditation Statement

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission: https://www.hlcommission.org, 800.621.7440. Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402

Find Your Program:

  1. Business

    • BS - Accounting CPA Pathway
    • BS in Business Intelligence
    • Bachelor: Accounting (ACBSP-accredited)
    • Bachelor: Business Admin (ACBSP-accredited)
    • Bachelor: Finance (ACBSP-accredited)
    • Bachelor: Management and Leadership (ACBSP-accredited)
    • Bachelor: Project Management: Business (ACBSP-, PMI-GAC-accredited)
    • DBA in Accounting
    • DBA in Finance
    • DBA in Leadership
    • DBA in Project Management: Business
    • Doctorate: Business Intelligence (ACBSP-accredited)
    • Doctorate: Global Operations and Supply Chain Management (ACBSP-accredited)
    • Doctorate: Strategy and Innovation (ACBSP-accredited)
    • MBA - Accounting CPA Pathway
    • MBA in Business Admin
    • MBA in Business Intelligence (ACBSP-accredited)
    • MBA in Entrepreneurship (ACBSP-accredited)
    • MBA: Accounting (ACBSP-accredited)
    • MBA: Finance (ACBSP-accredited)
    • MBA: Global Ops and Supply Chain Mgmt (ACBSP-accredited)
    • MBA: IT Management (ACBSP-accredited)
    • MBA: Project Management (ACBSP-, PMI-GAC-accredited)
    • Master: Leadership (ACBSP-accredited)
    • PhD in Business Management (ACBSP-accredited)
    • PhD in Finance (ACBSP-accredited)
    • PhD in Strategy and Innovation
    • PhD: Accounting (ACBSP-accredited)
    • PhD: Leadership (ACBSP-accredited)
    • PhD: Management Education
    • PhD: Project Management - Business (ACBSP-accredited)
  2. Counseling

    • MS in General Studies in Human Behavior
    • Master: Addiction Counseling
    • Master: Marriage and Family Counseling/Therapy (CACREP-, COAMFTE-accredited)
    • Master: Mental Health Counseling (CACREP-accredited)
    • Master: School Counseling (CACREP-accredited)
    • PhD: Counselor Education and Supervision (CACREP-accredited)
    • PhD: General Advanced Studies in Human Behavior
  3. Criminal Justice

    • Bachelor: Criminal Justice
    • DEM - Emergency Management
    • Master: Criminal Justice
    • Master: Emergency Management
    • PhD: Criminal Justice
    • PhD: Emergency Management
  4. Education

    • Doctorate: Performance Improvement Leadership
    • EdD - Personalized and Competency-Based Instruction
    • EdD - Teacher Leader in Digital Transformation
    • EdD - Teacher Leader in K-12 Studies
    • EdD in Adult Education
    • EdD in Curriculum and Instruction
    • EdD in Reading and Literacy
    • EdD in Teacher Leader in K-12 Studies
    • EdS - Personalized and Competency-Based Instruction
    • EdS - Reading and Literacy
    • EdS - Teacher Leader in Digital Transformation
    • EdS - Teacher Leader in K-12 Studies
    • Education Specialist: Curriculum and Instruction
    • Education Specialist: Leadership in Education Admin
    • MS - Competency Based Instruction
    • MS - Educational Technology
    • MS - Instruction in the 1:1 Environment
    • MS - Personalized Learning
    • MS in Adult Education
    • MS in Higher Education Leadership and Administration
    • MS in Integrative Studies
    • MS: English Language Learning and Teaching
    • Master: Curriculum and Instruction
    • Master: Early Childhood Education
    • Master: Instructional Design for Online Learning
    • Master: K-12 Studies in Education
    • Master: Leadership in Ed. Admin
    • Master: Reading and Literacy
    • Master: Training and Performance Improvement
    • PhD: Curriculum and Instruction
    • PhD: Instructional Design for Online Learning
    • PhD: K through 12 Studies in Education
    • PhD: Leadership for Higher Education
    • PhD: Leadership in Ed. Admin
    • PhD: Post-secondary and Adult Education
    • PhD: Professional Studies in Education
    • PhD: Special Education Leadership
  5. Health Care

    • BS - Health Care Administration Leadership
    • Bachelor: Health Care Management (ACBSP-accredited)
    • DHA - Health Care Quality and Analytics
    • DHA in Health Admin
    • DHA in Health Care Leadership
    • DHA in Health Policy and Advocacy
    • DrPH - Public Health
    • MBA: Health Care Management (ACBSP-accredited)
    • MHA - Health Care Informatics
    • MHA in General Health Admin
    • MHA in Health Care Leadership
    • MHA in Health Care Operations
    • MS - Health Care Security
    • Master: General Public Health
  6. Human Resources

    • Bachelor: Human Resource Mgmt (ACBSP-accredited)
    • DBA in Human Resource Management
    • MBA: Human Resource Mgmt (ACBSP-accredited)
    • Master: Human Resource Mgmt (ACBSP-accredited)
    • PhD in Human Resource Management (ACBSP-accredited)
  7. Information Technology

    • BS - Information Technology (ABET-accredited)
    • BS in Data Analytics
    • BS in Data Management
    • BS in Network Technology (ABET-accredited)
    • BS in Network Technology: Microsoft
    • BS in System Development: Mobile (ABET-accredited)
    • BS in System Development: Web Application (ABET-accredited)
    • Bachelor: Health Information Technology (ABET-accredited)
    • Bachelor: IT Project Management (ABET-, PMI-GAC-accredited
    • Bachelor: Information Assurance and Security (ABET-accredited)
    • DBA in Information Technology Management
    • DIT - Information Assurance and Security
    • DIT - Information Technology
    • DIT - Information Technology Education
    • DIT - Project Management
    • MS - Analytics
    • MS - Network Defense
    • MS in Digital Forensics
    • MS in General Info Systems and Tech Mgmt
    • MS in Network Management
    • Master: Project Management (PMI-GAC-accredited)
    • PhD - Information Technology
    • PhD: IT Management (ACBSP-accredited)
    • PhD: IT Project Management
    • PhD: Information Security
    • PhD: Information Technology Education
  8. Nursing

    • BSN in RN-to-BSN Completion (CCNE-accredited)
    • BSN in RN-to-BSN/MSN Combined Option (CCNE-accredited)
    • DNP in BSN-to-DNP (CCNE-accredited)
    • DNP in Nursing Practice
    • MBA MSN-to-MBA Business Administration
    • MSN - Care Coordination (CCNE-accredited)
    • MSN - Nursing Informatics (CCNE-accredited)
    • MSN - RN-to-MSN Care Coordination (CCNE-accredited)
    • MSN - RN-to-MSN Nursing Informatics (CCNE-accredited)
    • MSN in Diabetes Nursing
    • MSN in Nursing Leadership and Admin
    • MSN in RN-to-MSN Diabetes Nursing (CCNE-accredited)
    • MSN in RN-to-MSN Nursing Education (CCNE-accredited)
    • MSN in RN-to-MSN Nursing Leadership and Admin
    • MSN: Nursing Education (CCNE-accredited)
    • PhD: Nursing Education
  9. Psychology

    • Bachelor: Psychology
    • MS - Applied Research
    • MS - Clinical Counseling
    • MS - Forensic Psychology
    • MS - Sex Therapy
    • MS in Applied Behavior Analysis
    • Master: Child and Adolescent Development
    • Master: Educational Psychology
    • Master: Evaluation Research and Measurement
    • Master: General Psychology
    • Master: Industrial/Organizational Psychology
    • Master: Leadership Coaching Psychology
    • Master: Sport Psychology
    • PhD - Developmental Psychology
    • PhD in Addiction Psychology
    • PhD: Educational Psychology
    • PhD: General Psychology
    • PhD: Industrial/Organizational Psychology
  10. Public Administration

    • Doctorate: Public Admin
    • MPA - Public Policy and Governance
    • MS in Multidisciplinary Human Services
    • Master: General Public Admin
    • Master: Mgmt and Leadership of Nonprofits
    • Master: Social and Community Services
    • PhD in Multidisciplinary Human Services
    • PhD: Management of Nonprofit Agencies
    • PhD: Social and Community Services
  11. Social Work

    • Doctorate: Social Work
    • MSW - Social Work
    • Master: General Organization and Management

Capella University Online Locations

Capella University offers a wide range of programs that can be taken online. The advantages to online learning are that you can work at your own pace and learn from anywhere. For more information about specific programs, please click here.