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Capitol College: Accreditation, Admissions and Tuition Expenses

Capitol College

Website: http://www.capitol-college.edu
Address: 11301 Springfield Rd , Laurel , Maryland - 20708
Phone: (301) 369-2800
GENERAL INFORMATION
Type
Four or more years Private not-for-profit
Awards offered Less then 1 year certificate, Associate's, Bachelor's, Post-baccalaureate certificate, Master's
Campus setting
Fringe Rural
Campus housing Yes
Carnegie classification
Special Focus Institutions--Other technology-related schools
Athletics (football) NCAA, Not applicable
Religious affiliation Not applicable
Calendar system Semester
Remedial services Yes
Academic/career counseling service Yes
Employment services for students Yes
Placement services for completers Yes
On-campus daycare No
Distance learning Yes
ROTC No
Study abroad No
Weekend/evening college No
ADMISSIONS: INFORMATION
Application fee $25
STATISTICS
TOTAL
MEN
WOMEN
Applicants
235
154
81
Percent admitted
38%
44%
28%
Admitted applicants who enrolled
44%
48%
35%
TEST SCORES
P 25
P 75
SAT Critical reading
380
510
SAT Math
430
540
SAT Writing
-
-
ACT Composite
12
20
ACT English
7
19
ACT Math
15
18
Secondary school GPA Required
Secondary school record Required
Completion of college preparatory program Recommended
Recommendations Recommended
Admissions test scores Required
COST
EXPENSES AMOUNT
In-state tuition $18,784
Out-of-state tuition $18,784
Books and supplies $1,000
On-campus room and board $6,672
On-campus other expenses $2,600
FINANCIAL AID
TYPE
AVG %
AVG AMOUNT
Financial aid
95%
-
Federal grant aid
86%
$1,706
State or local grant aid
40%
$4,656
Institutional grant aid
76%
-
Loan aid
62%
$5,476
STUDENT BODY
ENROLLMENT
TOTAL
% MEN
% WOMEN
Enrolled
701
80%
20%
Estimated undergraduates enrolled 301
Estimated graduates enrolled 400
Undergraduates 24 years old -
Undergraduates 25 - 65 years old -
GRADUATION RATE
Total 42%
Men 36%
Women 67%
Bachelor's degree - 4 years 10%
Bachelor's degree - 5 years 42%
Bachelor's degree - 6 years 42%

Tuition, Fees, and Estimated Student Expenses

Estimated expenses for academic year 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
Tuition and fees $18,668 $19,356 $19,356 $19,882 2.7%
Books and supplies $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 $1,000 0.0%
Living arrangement          
On Campus          
Room and board $6,332 $6,504 $6,672 $6,370 -4.5%
Other $2,600 $2,600 $2,600 $2,600 0.0%
Off Campus          
Room and board $6,750 $6,750 $6,750 $6,750 0.0%
Other $2,900 $2,900 $2,900 $2,900 0.0%
Off Campus with Family          
Other $2,600 $2,600 $2,600 $2,600 0.0%
Total Expenses 2006-2007 2007-2008 2008-2009 2009-2010 % change 2008-2009 to 2009-2010
On Campus $28,600 $29,460 $29,628 $29,852 0.8%
Off Campus $29,318 $30,006 $30,006 $30,532 1.8%
Off Campus with Family $22,268 $22,956 $22,956 $23,482 2.3%
 

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Map of Capitol College

Admissions

Undergraduate application fee (2009-2010): $25
Undergraduate Admissions Fall 2009
  Total Male Female
Number of applicants 550 284 266
Percent admitted 81% 82% 80%
Percent admitted who enrolled 15% 21% 9%
Admissions Considerations Required Recommended
Secondary school GPA X  
Secondary school record X  
Completion of college-preparatory program   X
Recommendations   X
Admission test scores (SAT/ACT) X  
TOEFL (Test of English as a Foreign language) X  
Test Scores: Fall 2009 (enrolled first-time students)
Students submitting scores Number Percent
SAT 61 90%
Test Scores 25th Percentile* 75th Percentile**
NOTES:
*  25% of students scored at or below
** 25% of students scored above
  • Data apply to first-time degree/certificate-seeking students.
  • Institutions are asked to report test scores only if they are required for admission.
SAT Critical Reading 360 500
SAT Math 380 500

 

Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation
Agency Periods of Accreditation Status
Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools, Commission on Higher Education 1/1/1976 -   Accredited