Capella University Graduate Program Reviews

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94%
of students recommend
(4.28 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 806 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Programmatic Accreditation: ABET, + 5 more
  • Campus Setting: City: Large
  • Student Population: 37,569 (9,393 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 22 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 95% part-time, 5% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $15,003
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

2.83 out of 5.0
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Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2018

It is really nice to be able to get your master's degree from your own home!
4.25 out of 5.0
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Degree: Educational Leadership
Graduation Year: 2015

The best thing is that it allows you to be a student while maintaining a job, however, the cost can get expensive.
4.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Psychology
Graduation Year: 2017

The graduate program at Capella offers a unique chance to be taught by working professionals in the field of your choice. The program challenges students and teaching is modeled through realistic examples and anecdotes from the field. The camaraderie among learners is second to none; I am still in contact with learners I met in my First Course and have followed them throughout our graduate degree. Ultimately, I will be proud to say my degree came from Capella.
3.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2016

School is too expensive. Should be on a by credit hour charge vs a set amount for the quarter. Thanks!
3.42 out of 5.0
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Degree: Health Sciences
Graduation Year: 2013

Great program! However, the support after graduation is severely lacking!
4.42 out of 5.0
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Degree: MBA
Graduation Year: 2016

A wonderful academic experience from enrollment to graduation.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Healthcare Administration
Graduation Year: 2016

The pros of my classes because they are online and convenient for my everyday activities. I love the fact that I can log on at anytime to attend to my work and still be able to spend quality time with my family. Also, I can balance my full and part time job as well.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Marriage & Family Therapy
Graduation Year: 2017

I thoroughly enjoy being a graduate student through Capella University. There is a strong support system from both faculty and other students. The program is extremely effective and flexible, which is great for me since I also work full time. So far I have not been disappointed by anything that Capella University has to offer.
4.25 out of 5.0
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Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2016

It is a great school to learn from and is very credible.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2017

The courses are very challenging, so I know that I'm getting a high quality education. However, sometimes, the workload is too much,especially for a full time mom and full time employee.
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