Category Archives: Learning and Career Outcomes

Capella alumni and students share: Why Capella?

March 29, 2013

Online students have many different needs, expectations, and priorities than more traditional students. Transparency and accountability are critically important in higher education—especially for adults going back to school. Adult students usually have many other time commitments, so they need to … Continue reading

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The “College Scorecard” gets an incomplete grade

February 13, 2013

During last night’s State of the Union address, President Obama announced that the Department of Education’s College Scorecard would be made available this morning. If you’re not familiar, this consumer information piece has been in the works for over a … Continue reading

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Financial Aid/Student Outcomes Debate

January 30, 2013

Jillian Klein, senior policy analyst for Capella University, is today’s guest blogger. She will share her thoughts from time to time on higher education and financial aid policy: Inside Higher Ed published an article last week exploring Title IV policy … Continue reading

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Capella at 20: Changing Education, Changing Lives

January 28, 2013

In honor of Capella’s 20th anniversary this year, we have asked some of our past graduates to reflect on their experiences at Capella and share what they are doing now. The following is from Kathryn Calisto, a 2007 MS in … Continue reading

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2nd Term Opportunity for Obama

January 23, 2013

Kevin Carey of the New America Foundation had a piece in yesterday’s Chronicle of Higher Education about the opportunity in front of President Obama for higher education reform in his second term. It’s a thoughtful piece that’s worth the read. … Continue reading

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