Capella University is an accredited online university dedicated to providing an exceptional, professionally-aligned education. Our degree programs are designed to meet standards established by professional associations and accrediting bodies — so you gain skills and knowledge that are immediately applicable to your career goals.
As a Capella student, you'll benefit from a competency-based curriculum that combines foundational theory with real-world application and through our online campus, as you work with experienced faculty and your classmates in highly interactive course rooms.
Capella's online doctoral degree programs, including PhD, DBA, DNP, DSW and more, offer advanced theoretical and practical coursework in a diverse range of areas. Program features include original research, comprehensive examinations, field experiences, residential colloquia, and a dissertation. Doctoral candidates enjoy a special level of advisor and faculty support and guidance to prepare you for teaching, leadership, research, or consulting positions in a variety of fields.