Capital University


Highest Degree Offered: Masters

College Type: Private

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Academic Calendar: Semester

State: Ohio


Capital University is a comprehensive, independent university, grounded in the Lutheran tradition. It offers diverse undergraduate and graduate programs in the arts, sciences, and professions. Transforming lives through higher education. By drawing upon the Lutheran principle of free inquiry, Capital University: Provides for personal growth by encouraging, enabling, and celebrating learning; Prepares individuals to be knowledgeable, independent, critical thinkers - educated for lives of leadership and service in an increasingly diverse society; Inspires individuals to be morally reflective, spiritually alive, and civically engaged.

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Student/Faculty Numbers

Total Students: 3632
Total Grad Students: Not available
Undergraduate Students: Not available
Faculty: 199

Total Student/Faculty Ratio: 18:1
Undergraduate Student/Faculty Ratio: Not available:1

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Contact Information

1 College And Main
Columbus Ohio 43209


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Main Phone: 614-236-6011

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Admissions Contact:
Deanna Bond
Associate Director of Admission for Transfer Students, Office of Admissions

Transfer Services Contact:
Lisa McKitrick
Associate Director, Office of Admissions

International Admissions Contact:
Kenneth Roshong
Assistant Director, Office of International Education

Athletics Contact:
Stephen Bruning
Interim Athletic Director, Athletic Department

Applying to Transfer

Transfer Agreements:

Common App Used?

High School Transcript Required?

Minimum GPA for Applying:
A transfer candidate should have achieved a minimum of a 2.5 cumulative grade point average.

Minimum Grades for Transfer:
Capital University does not publish a requirement for minimum transferable grades.

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Capital University does not publish a requirement for standardized test scores.

Letters of Recommendation Required:
Capital University does not publish a requirement for a letter of recommendation.

Essay(s) required:
Capital University does not publish a requirement for an essay or personal statement.

Application Fee:
$25.00 application fee, or apply online and your application fee is waived.

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Fall Deadline:
April 15 - Rolling Admission

Spring Deadline:
Rolling Admission

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Standardized Testing

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Admissions Data From: Fall 2010



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Financial Aid

General Financial Aid Information:
Nearly 100 percent of our students receive some form of financial assistance. You may qualify for merit and recognition scholarships and grants based on criteria like academics, Lutheran heritage and musical ability.

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