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Capella University

Minneapolis, MN 2-Year Grad Private
Acceptance RateN.A.
Acceptance RateN.A.

About Capella University

Capella University Overview

Capella University is a private school in the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota. Capella University was founded in 1993 and enrolls 11,781 undergrads and no graduate students.

Planning to play sports? Capella University has many options for athletes. See them all and learn more about life at Capella University on the Student Life page.

2022 Capella University Facts At-A-Glance
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Early Decision Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Early Action Acceptance Rate Info Not Available
Tuition $9,960
Percent of Need Met 90%

Is Capella University a Good School?


There is no one way to define a "good" college or university. Admissions criteria, acceptance rate and average GPA are good indicators of how selective an institution is.

Let's take a closer look at these factors to get a clearer view of what Capella University offers and if the school could be a good choice for you.

Retention and Graduation Rates at Capella University

Retention refers to the number of students that stay enrolled at a school over time. It is a way to measure how satisfied students are with their school experience, and if they have the support necessary to succeed in college.

The average six-year graduation rate for U.S. colleges and universities is 61% for public schools, and 67% for private, non-profit schools.

Job Outlook Capella University Graduates

Job placement stats are a good resource for understanding the value of a degree from Capella University by providing a look on how job placement has gone for other grads.

Check with Capella University directly, for information on any information on starting salaries for recent grads.

Tuition and Financial Aid at Capella University

Cost is another important factor when choose a college. Some colleges may have high tuition, but do a better job at meeting students' financial need.

Capella University meets 90% of the demonstrated financial need for undergraduates.

For information on Capella University's financial aid options for first-year students, check with the school directly.

Students in the class of 2022 who had taken out student loans graduated with an average of $8,000 of debt. For context, compare this number with the average national debt, which is around $36,000 per borrower.

The 2023-2024 FAFSA Opened on October 1st, 2022

Some aid is awarded on a first-come, first-served basis, so fill out the FAFSA as soon as you can. Visit the FAFSA website to apply for student aid. Remember, the first F in FAFSA stands for FREE! You should never have to pay to submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), so don't give your money (or info!) to any website that claim you do.

Learn more about Tuition and Financial Aid at Capella University.

Based on this information, does Capella University seem like a good fit? Remember, the best school for one person may not be the right school for someone else! So ask yourself: Is Capella University a good school for you?

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Where is Capella University?

Capella University is located in the city of Minneapolis, Minnesota.

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College Info

225 South 6th Street, 9th Floor Minneapolis, MN 55402

Campus Setting: Urban

Capella University Application Deadline

First-Year Applications are Due

Continuous processing

Transfer Applications are Due

Continuous processing

The deadline for Fall first-year applications to Capella University is Continuous processing.

The deadline for Fall transfer applications to Capella University is Continuous processing.

Check the school website for more information about deadlines for specific programs or special admissions programs

Capella University ACT Scores

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Capella University SAT Scores

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Capella University Tuition & Fees

Tuition & Fees

$14,148

In State

$14,148

Out-of-State
Cost Breakdown
In State
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State Tuition
$14,148
$14,148
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Student Life

Wondering what life at Capella University is like? There are approximately 11,781 students enrolled at Capella University. 18% percent of students attend school full-time.

18%

Full Time

82%

Part Time

Data Source: IPEDs and Peterson's Databases © 2022 Peterson's LLC All rights reserved

Quick Facts

Total Enrollment

11,781

Campus Setting

Urban

Acceptance Rate

N.A.

Tuition and Fees

In State

$14,148

Out-of-State

$14,148

Fall Freshmen
Application Deadline

Continuous processing
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