Capella University

Our home page for Capella University, located in Minneapolis, Minnesota, provides the types of degrees and training available, contact information, offical web pages, and much more! *

Contact *

Phone Number
(888) 227-3552
Fax Number
(612) 977-5060

Identifiers *

OPE ID Number
Employer Identification Number (EIN)

Visit *

Capella University
225 South 6th Street, 9th Floor

Programs Available *

Chief Admin *

Deborah Bushway
Interim University President

Stucture, System & Control *

Control of institution
Private for-profit
System, Governing Board or Corporate Structure
Institution is part of a system or corporate entity
Name of system, governing board or corporate entity
Capella Education Company

About *

Graduation Rates and Accreditation
For more information about current accreditation status, graduation rates, the median debt of students who completed programs, and other important information, please contact Capella University directly.
OPE Title IV eligibility indicator code
Participates in Title IV federal financial aid programs
Financial aid is only available for those who qualify
Sector of institution
Private for-profit, 4-year or above
Level of institution
Four or more years
Highest level of offering
Doctor's degree
Undergraduate offering
Undergraduate degree or certificate offering
Graduate offering
Graduate degree or certificate offering
Highest degree offered
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice
Degree-granting status
Historically Black College or University
Institution has hospital
Not applicable
Institution grants a medical degree
Tribal college
Degree of urbanization (Urban-centric locale)
City: Large - Territory inside an urbanized area and inside a principal city with population of 250,000 or more.
Institution open to the general public
Institution is open to the public
Status of institution
Active - institution active
Institution is active in current year
Primarily postsecondary indicator
Primarily postsecondary institution
Postsecondary institution indicator
Active postsecondary institution
Postsecondary and Title IV institution indicator
Title IV postsecondary institution
Does institution have a tenure system
No tenure system
Land Grant Institution
Not a Land Grant Institution
Institution size category
20,000 and above

Carnegie Class. *

Carnegie Classification 2010: Basic
Doctoral/Research Universities
Carnegie Classification: Undergraduate Instructional Program
Professions plus arts & sciences, high graduate coexistence
Carnegie Classification: Graduate Instructional Program
Doctoral, professional dominant
Carnegie Classification: Undergraduate Profile
Higher part-time four-year
Carnegie Classification: Enrollment Profile
Majority graduate/professional
Carnegie Classification: Size and Setting
Large four-year, primarily nonresidential
Carnegie Classification 2000
Other specialized institutions