Capital University Overview

Student population

Address1 College and Main
Columbus, OH
School Websitewww.capital.edu
School TypePrivate not-for-profit, 4-year or above
Size

Large

StatusPrivate not-for-profit
On Campus HousingYes
Level of StudyUndergraduate/Graduate

Capital University is a small private not-for-profit, 4-year college based in Columbus, Ohio that offers both undergraduate and graduate programs to its students. The highest level of offerings is doctor's degree. In the 2019 academic year, 3,958 students applied to Capital University. Of those students, 2,890 were granted admission into the school.

In the 2019 academic year, the in-state tuition for enrolling in Capital University was $35,146, in addition to fees of $320. This number excludes room and board. The school does provide on-campus housing, which you may want to factor into your cost analysis when planning to attend Capital University.

Capital University has a 58% graduation rate within six years of enrolling.

Capital University Requirements

Academic standards

Moderate

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Applicants admitted

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The Capital University acceptance rate is 73%. To put this into perspective, 2,890 of the 3,958 students who applied to Capital University in the 2019 academic year were admitted. It’s clear that enrolling in Capital University is not out of reach. You simply need the right credentials.

Most students who have been accepted into Capital University had an SAT score between the range of 1,000 and 1,210. If you want a good shot of getting in, you'll also want to have strong ACT scores. The ACT range for Capital University was between 21 and 26 in the last academic year.

In addition, applicants are required to submit their GPA to Capital University as part of their application.

Capital University Cost

In-State resident tuition

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Out of State Tuition

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Cost is a crucial factor to consider when deciding what college to attend. At Capital University, the tuition for in-state residents is $35,146. Combined with fees of $320, room and board costs of $10,842, other expenses of $2,426 and the $1,600 cost of books and supplies.

Out-of-state students can expect to pay more. While the costs for room, board, and other expenses are the same, out-of-state tuition is significantly higher. Out-of-state students must pay $35,466 in tuition.

Students at Capital University are eligible for federal financial aid. The average federal aid awarded to students at Capital University was $5,122 last year, with 32% of students being awarded federal aid.

Capital University Student Life

Full-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Part-Time Undergrad Enrollment
Student-to-Faculty Ratio11:1

Student composition is an important deciding factor for most students applying to Capital University.

Capital University has a good gender split, with 63% of undergraduates being female and 37% of undergraduates being male.

At the school, most students are Ohio residents; in fact, 93% of all students reside in Ohio. However, 6% of students come from out-of-state and 1% of students are international.

The student to faculty ratio at Capital University is 11:1. This means that you should have no trouble getting the academic support you need to thrive in your studies.

Capital University Popular Majors and Programs

BUSINESS, MANAGEMENT, MARKETING, AND RELATED SUPPORT SERVICES
HEALTH PROFESSIONS AND RELATED PROGRAMS
LEGAL PROFESSIONS AND STUDIES
EDUCATION
VISUAL AND PERFORMING ARTS
SOCIAL SCIENCES
BIOLOGICAL AND BIOMEDICAL SCIENCES
PUBLIC ADMINISTRATION AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONS
PSYCHOLOGY
PARKS, RECREATION, LEISURE, FITNESS, AND KINESIOLOGY

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