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Capella University - You will earn your degree from an accredited university that delivers the challenge and energy of a traditional classroom, but gives you the flexibility to fit education into your life. We offer online degree programs with nearly 70 specialized areas of study and more than 650 courses. Learn More

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At Capella University, you will earn your degree from an accredited university that delivers the challenge and energy of a traditional classroom, but gives you the flexibility to fit education into your life.
Programs offered:
B.S. - Business Admin.
B.S. - Business/Finance
B.S. - Business/H.R.
B.S. - Business/Marketing

[All B.S. Degrees]

MBA
MBA in Marketing
MBA in Finance

M.S. in Education
M.S. in Psychology
M.S. in Clinical Psychology
M.S. in School Psychology

[All M.S. Degrees]

 

 

 

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