Capella Education Company is the for-profit parent company and operates through its subsidiary Capella University, an online accredited academic institution. Founded in 1993 to serve working adults and employers, Capella University offers undergraduate and graduate degree programs in business, technology, education, human services and psychology. The university currently serves more than 11,000 enrolled learners from all 50 states and more than 50 countries. Central to Capella's approach are achievement-oriented learners, expert faculty, and a university staff that is passionate about each individual's success. Today, Capella is a national leader in online education, offering high-caliber academic excellence with balanced business growth.