Capital University

Columbus, Ohio


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
Level of Study 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 3,958 prospective students applied, and 2,890 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 589 enrolled in the school.  2,799 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 414 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2018/2019, excluding room and board, is $35,146 plus fees of $320. Capital University is ranked 483 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2020 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
Capital University overview
SAT 1000/1210
ACT 21/26
GPA 3.44
Applications Accepted
Capital University overview
Applications Due May 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

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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

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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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