Franciscan Priest and Capella Graduate Named Saint Francis University President

Father Malachi Van Tassell shares the story of his wide-ranging career, and how his PhD helped him achieve his goals.

Education, Student & Alumni Stories

Graduate Shares His Experience with FlexPath

“I sought a degree from Capella because of its flexibility in course completion. What I didn’t know was that the sel...

Competency-Based Education, Student & Alumni Stories

The Benefits of a Degree: Capella Graduate Serves in House of Representatives

Mariellen MacKay is a member of the New Hampshire House of Representatives and Capella University graduate. She shares h...

Social Work & Human Services, Student & Alumni Stories

College Dean Speaks to Professional and Financial Rewards of a PhD [video]

Discover how one educator advanced from administrator to college dean with a PhD in Education from Capella University.

Education, Student & Alumni Stories

Their Journey to the PhD: Lisa’s Story in Business Management

Balancing PhD studies with work, family life, and social obligations can be stressful—unless you have a plan. Here’s...

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Their Journey to the PhD: Jacque’s Story in Human Services

Balancing doctoral studies and family life can be complicated. But when the interests overlap, it makes things all the m...

Social Work & Human Services, Student & Alumni Stories

Their Journey to the PhD: David’s Story in Leadership

The same day he graduated from Capella University with a PhD, David received an invitation to interview for a teaching j...

Business, Student & Alumni Stories

becoming superintendent with eds degree

EdS Degree: Helping One Graduate Make the Leap to School Superintendent

Mary Larson, an Education Specialist graduate, talks about her journey in education and how an EdS helped advance her ca...

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Police Chief Alum Praises Continuing Education for Himself and His Officers

Police Chief Alum Praises Continuing Education for Himself and His Officers

Dr. Ken Davis is one of few police chiefs in the nation who can also be called doctor.

Public Service, Student & Alumni Stories