Capella University Graduate Program Reviews

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94%
of students recommend
(4.27 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 746 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Programmatic Accreditation: ACBSP, + 2 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: $14,842
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

3.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Marriage & Family Therapy
Graduation Year: 2017

School has been wonderful and works with students that are employed full time. Coursework is manageable and direct
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Instructional Technology
Graduation Year: 2015

The pros of the program are that it is a quality education, flexible, and extremely rigorous. The cons is that the tuition is high but it is a private university and does provide much flexibility.
4.33 out of 5.0
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Degree: Public Administration
Graduation Year: 2016

Attending Capella University online for my graduate program in Public Administration was an excellent choice. Availability and ease of communication with faculty and staff is great. The instructors are pretty knowledgeable and challenge the students so I definitely feel like I am receiving my money's worth and not just breezing through the courses. I also love the convenience of the online courses with each course being 10 weeks long. Before I know it, I would have completed the program.
3.42 out of 5.0
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Degree: Psychology
Graduation Year: 2015

Availability to work and attend school. Quality of education.
4.67 out of 5.0
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Degree: Information Technology
Graduation Year: 2016

It is a good school. It is a little expensive but it has accurate up to date programs.
4.25 out of 5.0
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Degree: Psychology
Graduation Year: 2015

This school has been a good challenge for me. I can feel myself growing. I would recommend Capella university to any student.
4.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Psychology
Graduation Year: 2015

One of the pros of attending Capella University,it's an online University, no actual classes to attend. One con, the lack of communication between students and professors.
4.25 out of 5.0
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Degree: Human Resources
Graduation Year: 2016

I am a new grad student at Capella University. I am completing my cource completely online. Capella is accredited and the world's leading e-learning institution. I appreciate the integration of high quality academic work with professional relevance that I can apply after graduation.
4.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2017

So far I love my graduate program at Capella...pros would be awesome professors and organized course-rooms that can be accessed anytime. Great flexibility in schedule. cons only that we don't have much in person contact with professors or other classmates. Overall A great experience 
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Secondary Education
Graduation Year: 2017

The graduate school programming at Capella University is excellent. The coursework has really helped me to hone in on my skills as an educator and get me to think outside of the box when it comes to teaching. Faculty are also always easily accessible and ready to help at a moment's notice even though this is a distance learning school. I would say there are no cons to my graduate program because everyone at the school works towards making sure that you are successful in your program.
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