Capital University

#3464 / #968
Global Influence / U.S. Influence
Most Desirable School

University in Ohio, USA

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About Capital University

According to Wikipedia, Capital University is a private university in Bexley, Ohio. Capital was founded as the Theological Seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod of Ohio in 1830, and later was associated with that synod's successor, the American Lutheran Church. The university has undergraduate and graduate programs, as well as a law school. Capital University is the oldest university in Central Ohio and is one of the oldest and largest Lutheran-affiliated universities in North America.

Capital University Admissions, Retention, and Graduation Information

Annual Applications Acceptance Graduation Rate Median SAT Score Median ACT Score
4,017 74% 60% 1120 23

How Much Does Capital University Cost To Attend?

Tuition (in-state)
Price by Family Income
Income Average Net Cost
0 - 30K $18,881
30K - 48K $20,189
48K - 75K $20,693
75K - 110K $23,080
110K+ $25,640

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

How Much Do Capital University Graduates Make?

If you graduate from Capital University, then you can expect to earn an average of $48,400 per year. You also have a 90% chance of being employed after 10 years.

Capital University's Demographics

Demographic data is for full-time, on-campus students.

Student Body Under-Grads Graduates
2,856 2,617 239

Where is Capital University?

Capital University is located at 1 College and Main, Columbus OH 43209-2394

How Safe is Capital University?

Capital University has a violent crime rate of less than .01% and a property crime rate of less than .01%.

What Is Capital University Known For?

Capital University is known for it's academic work in the following disciplines:

Capital University's Top Areas of Influence With Degrees Offered

Who Are Capital University's Most Influential Alumni?

Capital University's most influential alumni faculty include professors and professionals in the fields of Religious Studies, Law, and Sociology. Here are some of Capital University's most famous alumni:

Abdul Samad Rabiu
A Nigerian businessman.
Dave Yost
Dave Yost
A 51st Attorney General of Ohio.
Eric Norelius
Eric Norelius
A Swedish-American minister .
Robert Graetz
An American activist .
Theodore E. Long
Theodore E. Long
An American college president.
Jennifer Brunner
A Politician , lawyer.
Deborah Pryce
An American politician.
Matthew W. McFarland
A U.S. federal judge.
David Frederick Bowers
An American philosopher.
Tim Ayers
An American politician.
Angela R. Hight Walker
Angela R. Hight Walker
An American physicist.
Ron Amstutz
An American politician.