Minneapolis (PRWEB) December 20, 2007
More than 1,000 PhD and master's online degree students from Capella University (http://www.capella.edu)], an accredited, online university, will gather in Anaheim, Calif., beginning Dec. 27 to take part in the online university's next residential colloquium. The event will take place at the Hyatt Orange County.
Each year, Capella hosts approximately eight residential colloquia, during which the online university's students meet with their colleagues and faculty in a variety of workshops and presentations related to their degree specializations. Every Capella PhD student and some master's degree students are required to attend colloquia, which are held at locations throughout the United States. Of the more than 20,000 students pursuing an online degree at Capella, approximately 85 percent are PhD and master's students.
About Capella University
Founded in 1993, Capella University is an accredited*, online university that offers graduate degree programs in business, information technology, education, human services, psychology, public health, and public safety, and bachelor's degree programs in business, information technology, and public safety. Within those areas, Capella currently offers 104 graduate and undergraduate specializations and 15 certificate programs. The online university currently serves more than 20,000 students from all 50 states and 56 countries. It is committed to providing high-caliber academic excellence and pursuing balanced business growth. Capella University is a wholly-owned subsidiary of Capella Education Company headquartered in Minneapolis. For more information, please visit http://www.capella.edu or call 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552).
*Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), http://www.ncahlc.org .
Capella University, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552), http://www.capella.edu .