Hundreds of health care organizations — including hospitals, clinics and care centers — are aligned with Capella as an education partner. These employers recognize Capella degree programs are designed for on-the-job impact.
For select programs Capella also offers a self-paced learning option called FlexPath. FlexPath allows you to complete your degree on your own schedule, at your own pace. You can move quickly through more familiar coursework or more slowly as needed — without the constraints of preset due dates. For many students FlexPath offers a more personalized learning approach with greater freedom, more control and the potential to save time and money.
Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The Higher Learning Commission is among the 6 regional accrediting bodies recognized by the U.S. Department of Education. Regional bodies accredit colleges and universities; national bodies accredit trade and vocational schools.
Between 2010 and 2020 there will be 5.6 million job openings in health care occupations.
Georgetown University-Center on Education and the Workforce. Study Title: Healthcare, June 2012. (pg 12)
To be eligible for the $8,000 Bachelor's Business Career Advancer Scholarship you must enroll in a qualifying bachelor's program by December 7, 2015, pass your first course, and meet all other eligibility requirements.
To be eligible for the $8,000 Bachelor's IT Career Advancer Scholarship you must enroll in a qualifying bachelor's program by December 7, 2015, pass your first course, and meet all other eligibility requirements.
Many employers offer tuition reimbursement to their employees — - even those without a formal program. Check with your HR department or manager to see if you are eligible.
You can earn credits through our Prior Learning Assessment (PLA) process by demonstrating mastery of competencies, and may be eligible to earn credit for previous coursework, experience and learning.
At Capella, you will enjoy the flexibility of earning your degree on a schedule that fits your life. In our online course rooms, students and faculty participate in discussions at different times throughout the week. You will not attend class at a specific date and time, but you can expect to complete weekly assignments, reading, and participation requirements.