Interview with Mark PhD in Emergency Management

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...

Public Service, Student & Alumni Stories

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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...

Public Service

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...


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A Week in the Life of a Doctoral Student

Two PhD students at Capella University share what an average week looks like in their different programs.

PhD/Doctorate, Student & Alumni Stories

10 Questions with Capella Health Administration Faculty Member Dr. Darleen Barnard

Health administration faculty member Dr. Darleen Barnard discusses the health care industry, including her take on the b...

Health Sciences