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Education Degrees & Certificates

Create Promising Futures through Education

If you’re ready to lead in education while engaging your students, Capella can help you advance in your career. Learn the latest theories to refine your teaching strategies and address today’s education needs.

PHD

PhD in Education

Focus on research and expertise in the specialization of your choice, including K-12 studies, curriculum and instruction, and special education.

EDD

Doctor of Education

Develop your expertise with a specialization in administration, curriculum, technology, and more in this practitioner-focused program. 

EDS

Education Specialist

Increase your knowledge and effectiveness as you pursue a leadership role in education and broaden your career options; specialize in your area of educational interest.  

MS

MS in Higher Education

Become an expert in adult and post-secondary education–focus on learning theory, leadership, administration, education trends, and the needs of diverse learners.

MS

MS in Education Innovation and Technology

Impact your classrooms with technology—learn to integrate devices into course plans, teach innovative thinking through technology, and achieve digital transformation.

MS

MS in Education

Build on what you know and help students achieve while specializing in your chosen educational field—options include K-12 studies and early childhood education.

MED

Master of Education

Become a master educator through a series of foundational courses—paired with your choice of specialized courses—that teach the advanced skills you need to lead a modern classroom.

CERT

Education Certificates

Designed for immediate application to your work, your education certificate program will help you effectively keep up with the latest trends in your classroom to engage your students.

We believe in being transparent about the real cost, time, and value of a Capella Degree. Learn more about Capella’s learning outcomes and gainful employment.

Accredited & Respected

Capella University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.

Accreditation and recognitions provide the assurance we meet standards for quality of faculty, curriculum, learner services, and fiscal stability. See all of our accreditations and recognitions

Why Choose Capella?

Your dedication to inspiring students to achieve their best in the classroom can be enhanced with an online education degree or certificate from Capella. You’ll gain skills and knowledge to have a lasting impact on students’ education.

Programs that Fit Your Life

Our flexible online programs let you choose the time and place to tackle school work when it fits your schedule.

Reach Your Goals Faster

Nearly all Capella programs accept transfer credits from regionally accredited or internationally recognized institutions.

Free Professional Development

Self-paced courses can provide you with a way to earn clock hours for free, or graduate credit toward a master’s degree at a fraction of the cost.

Ready for the Next Step?

Learning online doesn't mean going it alone. Help is here. From faculty, coaches, advisors, and more. Plus a supportive community of students who are as passionate about their careers as you are about yours.