Capella University is one of the twenty private, for-profit 4-year colleges in Minnesota. The campus is located in an urban area, in Minneapolis.According to the NCES 2017 report, a total of 36,284 students attend the school.
Capella University's in-state tuition for the 2017-2018 academic year was $13,788, and fees were $462. Out-of-state tuition and fees for the same period were $13,788 and $462 respectively.
|Campus LocaleLarge City|
|Number of Students36,284|
|Student to Faculty Ratio22:1|
|Is Admission OpenYes|
|Religious Affiliation -|
|On Campus Housing-|
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 (2017-2018 academic year)
|Number of Graduates|
|Doctor's degree - research/scholarship||2||45|
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|
10/29/2011 - Current
Nursing (CNURED) - Nursing education programs at the graduate degree levels|
10/29/2011 - Current
Cost to Attend
The following table details the reported cost of attendance per credit hour for the 2017-2018 academic year.
|In District Students||$383/credit|
|In State Students||$383/credit|
|Out of State Students||$383/credit|
|In District Students||$532/credit|
|In State Students||$532/credit|
|Out of State Students||$532/credit|
Based on the above credit hour costs, here is a sample tuition for different nursing programs.
|Program||Credit Hours||In district||In State||Out of State|
If you attend a private, for-profit school, usually the additional cost (besides tuition) is about 10% of the tuition. If you attend a public school or a not-for-profit private school, the additional cost is around 50% of the tuition.
In 2017-2018 academic year, 100% of Capella University's students received financial aid. Below is the breakdown of the financial aid provided to students.
|Students Receiving Aid||Average Amount/Student|
|Other Federal Grant||25%||$500|
|State Grant & Scholarships||--||--|
|Institutional Grant & Scholarships||50%||$1,500|
|Federal Student Loans||75%||$7,374|
$15,667Average Net Price
Average Net Price by Family Income
|Less than $30,000$15,209|
|$30,001 to $48,000$16,125|
|$48,001 to $75,000--|
|$75,001 to $110,000--|
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Data source: https://nces.ed.gov (2017-2018 colleges survey) and Minnesota state board of nursing.