Adult and Graduate Programs
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A career isn’t a finite destination. It’s a culmination of experiences which refine our skills and broaden our perspectives. It’s a collection of successes – both big and small – along with the periodic failures which reinforce our need to keep learning.It’s always in progress.Your career is more than just putting in time at work. It’s building a model of lifelong learning despite the obstacles that life sometimes provides. At Capital University, we understand adult learning requires flexibility. That’s why we offer evening classes to accommodate working professionals.Wherever your career is at the moment, we’re here to help you move the bar forward with graduate and continuing education in business, education, nursing, music, and law.
Explore any of our Adult and Graduate Programs:
Bachelor's Degree CompletionGraduate Degree ProgramsPost Degree Education Licensure and Endorsements Accelerated BSN Program Post-Master's Nursing Educator CertificateNon-Degree Programs
Several adult and graduate scholarships are available.
Pursuing your bachelor’s degree as an adult takes finesse. Responsibilities of work, family, and life are greater now and investing your time and money in a degree needs to have promise. If you’re driven to do more, Capital offers several majors to equip you with the skills most valued by employers. Our flexibility and evening courses are designed to accommodate working professionals trying to balance work and life demands.At Capital, you can earn your bachelor’s degree in:• Business Management• Criminology• Interdisciplinary Studies• Psychology• Social Work• Sociology• Undeclared Learn more about how to get started in our Bachelor's Degree Program.
Real job experience has given you the skills and confidence in your career, but in a highly competitive and demanding workplace, your professional value is often measured with an advanced degree. When you're ready to take the next step in your career, lean on Capital’s stellar reputation of producing purpose-ready leaders in Business, Education Nursing, Music and Law.
Select one of our graduate programs, catered specifically for working adults, to advance your degree – and your career.
Whether you’re trying to stay ahead of the trends, keep relevant in your field, or looking for personal enrichment, Capital’s post degree Education Licensure and Endorsement programs can help meet your needs. When it comes to Education, Capital is widely respected and our Post-Degree Licensure and Endorsement programs are a flexible, specialized way to help you acquire the knowledge you need for career growth without a long-term investment.Select one of our Licensure and Endorsements below and begin as soon as next semester.
Looking to broaden your career opportunities, Capital University offers an accelerated BSN program for students with a bachelor's degree in a non-nursing field and a post-master's nurse educator certificate program.
Sometimes, just the experience of learning something new is all it takes to open a new door. If you want the exploratory experience without a full commitment to academic study, you may apply to take selected courses on a Non-Degree basis as a part of the daytime, traditional student program. Non-Degree applications are available in the Admission Office and require a $25 nonrefundable application along with the Non-Degree application (PDF). Capital offers Non-Degree programs in the following areas:
You're driven. We'll help you accelerate.
"I was pushed to learn new things as well as refresh skills I had already been taught: entrepreneurship, marketing, organizational management. It could help anybody in any profession - from a corporate environment to a small business."
-Sheila Trautner, (MBA '08)
EducationMaster of Arts in Education Post-Degree Education Licensure Graduate Teaching EndorsementsTeacher Continuing Education
BusinessMaster of Business Administration JD/MBA Combined Program LawJuris Doctor at our Law SchoolJD/MBA Combined Program Paralegal, Legal Nurse Consultant and Life Care Planner MusicMaster of Music in Music Education Complete Band Director Workshop Kodály Certification Program NursingMaster of Science in NursingAccelerated BSN Program Post-Master’s Nurse Educator Certificate Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) Certificate
Ryan Sheedy talks about his experience with the Capital University MBA Program.
Are you interested in advancing your career with an MBA degree?
Carl Bricker talks about his experience with the Adult and Graduate Education Nursing Programs at Capital University.
Are you interested in advancing your career with an MSN or MSN/MBA Combined degree?
Brian Evans shares his thoughts on Capital University's Master of Music in Music Education Degree.
Choose an emphasis in Kodály, Instrumental, or Jazz Pedagogy with our summers-only MMME degree?
Ryan Shaw talks about his experience with the Masters of Music in Music Education program at Capital University.