Capital UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Columbus, Ohio Private Nonprofit regional Accreditation

$36,872

Avg tuition

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About Capital University

Capital University is a small private university located on a suburban campus in Columbus, Ohio. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 3,226, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 72%. The university offers 67 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 62%, and a student-faculty ratio of 12:1. Tuition and fees for students are $36,872.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

72% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 72%

Retention Rate 78%

Graduation Rate 62%

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile 1030-1210

ACT 25th-75th Percentile 20-26

Ways to Learn

On-campus
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

61%

Female Student Population

12:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

3k

Number of Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

76%

Black

9%

Two or more races

6%

Hispanic

4%

Unknown

2%

Non-U.S. Citizen

2%

Asian

2%

American Indian/Alaska Native

0%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

0%

Socio-Economic Diversity

33% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

33%

State Grant Aid

22%

Institution Grant Aid

100%

Pell Grant

33%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,150
State Grant Aid $2,604
Institution Grant Aid $24,404
Pell Grant Aid $4,626

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.

Resource

Understanding Grants & Scholarships