Teacher Expands Career Options through Professional Development

A passion for lifelong learning led a teacher to Capella’s professional development courses. Next up? An MEd via FlexP...

Education, Student & Alumni Stories

The Relationship Between Competency-Based Education and Direct Assessment

Competency-based education and direct assessment are related, but different. Learn more about how they work together.

Competency-Based Education

Competency-Based Education Glossary

Find definitions of competency, direct assessment, and self-paced learning in this CBE glossary.

Competency-Based Education

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FlexPath a Perfect Fit for Nurse Blogger

Flexibility and the opportunity to leverage work experience drew nurse, mom, blogger, and author Kati Kleber to Capella.

Nursing, Student & Alumni Stories

Journey to a Master’s Degree: A Dream Deferred No Longer

A scholarship made it possible for Capella graduate Stephen King to realize his dream to earn a master’s degree.

Psychology

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Graduate Achieves Goal of BS in Psychology Through FlexPath

A long-held dream of earning a bachelor’s degree finally became a reality with FlexPath.

Psychology, Student & Alumni Stories

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FlexPath: Fitting Education into Busy Lives

Meet a few busy adults who found success with FlexPath, Capella's breakthrough learning format.

Competency-Based Education

30 Years into Career, an IT Professional Earns His Bachelor’s

After more than three decades in IT, Keith Hoffman earned his bachelor's and master's via FlexPath.

Information Technology, Student & Alumni Stories

What’s It Like to Get Your MBA Through FlexPath? This VP Tells All.

During the first few months of her MBA program, FlexPath student Coni Pasch recorded what it’s like balancing life wit...

Competency-Based Education, Student & Alumni Stories