Preparing for a meaningful career doesn’t end when you graduate from college the first time. Finding purpose in work and life is a lifelong pursuit. With campuses in downtown Columbus and Bexley, Capital University is a trusted graduate education partner for working professionals who want to impact the world right where they work, live and contribute to community.
If you’re ready to advance your career, our graduate programs will give you the advantage and the network you’re looking for. Explore our graduate programs, or complete your bachelor's degree before moving on to a master's.
As one of Ohio’s leading, midsized private universities, Capital offers an array of master’s and doctoral programs. From business, education and law to nursing, music and theology, our degrees span the disciplines. And they share common strengths.
Capital has the reputation you want to be associated with — in Columbus and beyond. We’re known for the quality and character of our graduates. Our name, “capital,” is the very definition of relevance.
Capital’s network of faculty, alumni and students connects to every industry, government and nonprofit sector that makes our city and region thrive. We call it CapFam, and we’re everywhere you want to go.
We are committed to the betterment of individuals, communities and the world. Education is personal here. Relationships matter. Your professors and advisor will know you personally, understand your goals, and help you succeed. They’ll even help you apply what you’re learning in class to your job in real time. You don’t have to wait until graduation to have an impact.
We know you have ambition. And a career. And a life. Our programs are challenging, but realistic and flexible. We’ll help you understand and plan for the weekly time commitment, in and out of class, that you’ll need to make to be successful. We’ll connect you with academic, planning and advising resources to help you succeed. And when life gets in the way, we’ll help you find a path to your educational goals. We set the learning expectations. You set the pace.
Choose the program that best suits your professional goals and interests. Our programs are designed to let you blend multiple interests across programs, even at the graduate level. If you’re interested in courses from more than one program, talk to an advisor about combining degrees.
Master of Business AdministrationMBA/Master of Science in Nursing CombinedMBA/Juris Doctor Combined
Master of Music in Music Education Master of Music in Music Education (Kodály)Master of Music in Music Education (Instrumental)Master of Music in Music Education (Jazz Pedagogy)
Master of Arts in EducationMaster of Arts in Education (Teaching)Master of Arts in Education (Counselor Education/School Counseling)Master of Arts in Education (School Administration)
Master of Science in Nursing (Education)Master of Science in Nursing (Administration and Leadership)Master of Science in Nursing (Administration and Legal Studies)Master of Science in Nursing (Clinical Nurse Specialist, Gerontology)MSN/Master of Business Administration CombinedMSN/Juris Doctor Combined Doctorate of Nursing Practice
Juris DoctorMaster of Laws (LL.M.) in TaxationMaster of Laws (LL.M) in BusinessMaster of Legal StudiesJD/LLM in Business CombinedJD/LLM in Taxation CombinedJD/Master of Business Administration CombinedJD/Master of Science in Nursing CombinedJD/Master of Theological Studies Combined
Master of Arts in Youth and Family Ministry Master of DivinityMaster of Theological StudiesMaster of Theological Studies/Juris Doctor CombinedMaster of Sacred Theology