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SCHOOL OF EDUCATION

PHD Doctor of Philosophy in Education K-12 Studies in Education specialization

Student Satisfaction Ratings

School of Education Doctoral Degree Graduates

Data from graduates across all Education doctoral programs have been combined for these Student Experience results.

Capella University School of Education doctoral graduates think their education meets academic program outcomes and helps them meet career goals. They are likely to recommend Capella to others.

Overall satisfaction with experiences at Capella 90% Capella helped me meet my program outcomes 88% Recommended Capella to a friend or family member 93% Education is relevant to career goals 81%

Percentage of respondents who answered affirmatively
Source: Responses to the Alumni Outcomes Survey one year after graduation. The data were collected during Q3 2011 – Q2 2012.


School of Education doctoral graduates report they have gained practical knowledge and expertise which are applicable in a range of professional settings.

Communicate thoughts and ideas in varied settings 89% Show ethical conduct reflecting values and beliefs of discipline 93% Show apprciation for group and individual differences 91% Show knowledge of field; respect contributions of other fields 87% Apply specialized knowledge of professional practice area 87% Demonstrate effective leadership in diverse environments 85% Critically analyze and evaluate thinking using intelluctual standards and creativity 92% Write accurately and professionally; use sources appropriately 90% Evaluate and use technology to meet professional and personal needs 85% Apply theory to analyze issues, solve problems and create knowledge 87% Address legal, professional and other issues when disseminating information 93%

Percentage of respondents who rated themselves as "proficient" or "distinguished" on ability to demonstrate the skill or ability on the job.
Source: Responses to the Alumni Outcomes Survey one year after graduation. The data were collected during Q3 2011 – Q2 2012.