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#18 Best Private Colleges in Ohio

Capital University

Columbus, Ohio

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Overview

Student Population
3,213
Capital University overview
Location Columbus, Ohio
Online capital.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Setting Large Suburban
Religious Affiliation Evangelical Lutheran Church
Capital University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Level of Study Undergrad/Graduate
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Located in Columbus, Ohio, Capital University is a small four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Evangelical Lutheran Church faith. In the most recent statistical year 4,794 prospective students applied, and 3,457 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 723 enrolled in the school.  2,799 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 414 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2019/2020, excluding room and board, is $36,552 plus fees of $320. Capital University is ranked 477 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

Ratings

6/10
Overall
6/10
Academics
7/10
Resources
5/10
Outcomes
8/10
Value

Capital University is rated within the top 45% of four-year colleges nationally and earns a CollegeSimply grade of 6 out of 10. Learn how ratings are calculated

Rankings

Rankings for Capital University within the 2021 CollegeSimply Best Colleges Lists.

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Getting In

Admission Standards
Average
Capital University overview
SAT 1030/1210
ACT 20/26
GPA 3.44
Applications Accepted
72.1% 
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Applications Due -
Applicant Competition Low
Application Fee $25

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Annual Cost to Attend

Tuition
$36,552
Costs for Capital University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$320
Room and Board $11,264
Budget for Other Expenses$2,440
Total One Year Cost$52,176

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Outcomes

Average Salary After 10 Years
$47,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
61% within 6 years

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Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Capital University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 21%
Education 12%
Business 12%
Visual and Performing Arts 9%
Human Services 9%

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Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=201548 IPEDS survey data for Capital University.

Current students may use the Capital University GPA calculator to determine their current college GPA.