How Can I Finance a Doctoral Degree?

Getting a doctoral degree is a huge task, and financing it is part of the work. Learn some of the ins and outs of financ...


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Their Journey to the PhD: Mark’s Story in Emergency Management

A suggestion from colleagues to get his bachelor’s degree ignited a passion for learning. Firefighter Mark Warnick sha...

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Quick Guide to Advanced Degree Programs for Careers in Higher Ed

Compare advanced degree and post-master's certificate program options for higher education administrators and profession...


What Qualifications Do I Need for a Doctoral Program?

What kinds of qualifications should you have to apply for a doctoral program? Learn more about what you might need to me...


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The Difference Between a PhD in Nonprofit Management and a DPA

Nonprofit management and public administration are public service areas with quite a bit of overlap. So which doctoral p...

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What Makes a Doctoral Degree Application Successful?

Take a closer look at four common requirements of a doctoral degree program application, and the best way to approach ea...


Their Journey to the PhD: Linda’s Story in I/O Psychology

Major General Linda Singh is the first woman and first African American to hold the position of adjutant general in Mary...

Psychology, Student & Alumni Stories

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What Is the Study of Human Behavior?

Capella University’s Faculty Chair for Human Behavior and Counseling programs discusses the growing field of human beh...


How Do I Apply to a Doctoral Program?

Applying to a doctoral program can seem daunting. From setting goals and doing research to writing your application, her...