Capella University

Minneapolis, MN 55402

Capella University is a privately run, for profit institution, located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. It offers both undergrad and graduate degree programs.

Capella University has an open admission/open enrollment policy. The only requirement for entrance is a high school diploma or equivalent (such as GED certificate).

Capella University in-state tuition for academic year 2016-2017 was $13,536 and fees $462. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $13,536 and $462 respectively.

Overview

Campus LocaleCity: Large
Student to Faculty Ratio22:1
Open AdmissionYes
Religious Affiliation -
Level4 year
OwnershipPrivate
Business ModelFor Profit
On Campus Housing-
Retention Rate50%

Nursing Programs Offered

  1. Accelerated MSN
  2. Masters degrees (MSN, RN to MSN)
  3. Doctoral degrees (DNP)
  4. BSN
  5. RN to BSN

    In addition to the RN to BSN completion programs, the school also offers a RN to BSN/MSN Combined Option that can be completed in 3.25 years. The program will results in both bachelors and masters degree.

Nursing Programs Graduates - 2016-2017 academic year

Program name Degree type Graduates
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Bachelor's degree 267
Clinical Nurse Leader Postbaccalaureate certificate 0
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other Postbaccalaureate certificate 2
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse Master's degree 52
Clinical Nurse Leader Master's degree 0
Geriatric Nurse/Nursing Master's degree 3
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing, Other Master's degree 64
Nursing Practice Doctor's degree - research/scholarship 47

Nearby Nursing Schools

The following schools are located within 200 miles radius from Capella University

Walden University
0.39 miles away
Herzing University-Minneapolis
7.3 miles away
Minnesota School of Business-Richfield
7.77 miles away
National American University-Bloomington
8.17 miles away
Rasmussen College-Minnesota
60.77 miles away
Kaplan University-Cedar Falls Campus
177.5 miles away
National American University-Sioux Falls
199.03 miles away

Accreditations

Institutional Accreditations
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
01/01/1997 - Current
Nursing Programs Accreditations
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the baccalaureate degree levels
CCNE
10/29/2011 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels
CCNE
10/29/2011 - Current

Admissions

100%

Acceptance Rate

Net Price

$16,538

Average Net Price/year
Net Price by Family Income
Less than 30k$16,538
30k to 48k--
48k to 75k--
75k to 110k--
Over 110k--
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Cost Per Credit Hours

Cost of a course per credit hour for undergrad and graduate classes.

Undergrad classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $376.00 $376.00

Graduate classes

Academic Year In State Out of State
2016-2017 $538.00 $538.00

Student Population

9,393

Undergrads

28,176

Graduates

29,076

Women

8,493

Men

8%

Full-time

92%

Par-time

Ethnic Diversity
White
41%
Black/African American
30%
Race/ethnicity unknown
16%
Hispanic
7%
Asian
2%
Two or more races
2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
0%
American Indian or Alaska Native
0%
Non-resident alien
0%

Data soucre: IPEDS colleges survery (Fall 2016)

Relevant scholarships

Minnesota Nurse Faculty Loan Forgiveness Program

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Phillips/Laird Scholarship

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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2015-2016 colleges survey) and Minnesota state board of nursing
Capella University
225 South 6th Street, 9th Floor
Minneapolis, MN 55402
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