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Free Trial Course: Sign up today

A free Trial Course can help you learn about our GuidedPath and FlexPath formats to experience being a Capella learner. These nongraded, noncredit-bearing demos can help you decide which online learning format is right for you. You can also compare the formats before signing up for a free Trial Course.

1 Sign Up for a Trial Course

GuidedPath

  • Explore online learning with others
  • Preview the courseroom
  • Complete assignments

If you already have a Capella username, sign in to register.

FlexPath

  • Explore online self-paced learning
  • Preview the courseroom
  • Complete an assessment

If you already have a Capella username,  sign in to register.

2 Prepare For Your Trial Course

GuidedPath

  • Register for your GuidedPath Trial Course
  • Set aside 1-2 hours daily for one week of coursework
  • Log in and take the course

FlexPath

  • Register for your FlexPath Trial Course
  • Set aside 1-2 hours for coursework
  • Log in and take the course

3 What Is Involved?

GuidedPath

The Trial Course will include:

  • Reading an online essay about critical thinking
  • Viewing two short videos, constructing a written argument
  • Participating in discussions, writing a position paper
  • Completing a GuidedPath assessment

FlexPath

The Trial Course will include:

  • Learning how to work in our innovative self-paced FlexPath format
  • Viewing videos and testimonials from FlexPath learners and graduates
  • Completing a FlexPath assessment

4 You get out what you put in

Get the most out of your experience by participating as fully as possible. The Trial Course is a great way to familiarize yourself with our approach to online learning and helps prepare you to be successful in your Capella program.