Student Population
National Rank
Capital University overview
Location Columbus, Ohio
Online capital.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Evangelical Lutheran Church
Capital University overview
Size Small
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

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 4,208 prospective students applied, and 2,889 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 595 enrolled in the school.  2,960 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 424 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $35,146 plus fees of $320. Capital University is ranked 369 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Capital University overview
SAT 1150/1310
ACT 22/27
GPA 3.44
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due May 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Capital University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,600
Other Fees$320
Room and Board $10,842
Budget for Other Expenses$2,426
Total One Year Cost$50,334


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

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%

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