69%

Acceptance Rate

$14,408

Avg.Financial Aid

001436

FAFSA Code

About Capitol Technology University

Type Control of Institution - Public/Private

Private

Not-For-Profit

4 Years

Student Population Number of Students attending College

743

Website

www.captechu.edu

Accreditation Accreditation is the process by which the quality of learning at various educational institutions are evaluated. Read More.

MSCHE

Religious Affiliation Indicates religious affiliation (denomination) for private not-for-profit institutions that are religiously affiliated.

Not applicable

On Campus Housing Does the institution provide on-campus housing?

Yes

Capitol Technology University is a private not-for-profit university found in 1927 in Laurel, Maryland, the United States as the Capitol Radio Engineering Institute. By 1980 the institute purchased the 52-acre former site of the Beltsville Speedway. In 2014 the name was changed from Capitol College to Capitol Technology University. It is committed to educating students by providing the required knowledge and skills to prepare them for the global workforce. The values followed includes Quality, Growth, Leadership, Balance, Integrity, Teamwork, Communications, and Flexibility.

  • The University's acceptance rate is 88%.

  • The student-faculty ratio is 16:1 with the total graduation rate of 51%.

  • The total student population is 769 which consists of 463 full-timers and 306 part-timers.


Online Education at Capitol Technology University

It provides online programs which are of full potential to transform your lives. The students are provided with an option of live classrooms which enables you to interact with your instructor in real time. All these live classes are recorded and can watch the replay at your schedule.


Reviews

The student’s reviews are given below

  • The campus is really beautiful with so many stores and restaurants nearby. There are plenty of facilities on the campus. There is an high availability of computers and other accessories.

  • The academics at the Capitol college is really good. Even though they are hard to understand in the beginning with the help of faculties you will be able to do the work with least effort. The online programs are awesome and all the online applications are easily accessible and user-friendly.

Location & Contact

Address

11301 Springfield Rd

Contact

Email: N/A
Phone: 3013692800
Fax: 3013692800
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Rankings

  • It ranks between 193 to 205 in Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs according to the U.S.News report.

Admissions

Application Deadline Deadline for application submissions. Please contact the school for more details.

N/A

Acceptance Rate Percentage of applicants who are accepted in an Institution.

69%

SAT Range

1000 - 1150

ACT Range

17 - 23

Application Fee

$25

SAT/ACT

Required

High School GPA

Required

Accept Common App

Yes

Annual Cost to Attend

Net Price Cost of attendance minus any grants and scholarships received.

$21,816

Average Annual Cost

$24,708

Books And Supplies

$1,300

Other Fees

$832

Room And Board The charges for an academic year for rooming accommodations and meals for a typical student.

$9,592

Budget For Other Expenses

$3,200

Total One Year Cost

$39,632

Academics

Highest Degree Offered The highest degree offered by the Institution.

Doctor's degree

Student:Faculty Ratio

12:1

Full-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

72%

Part-Time Retention Rate Percent of the that re-enrolled at the institution as either full- or part-time in the current year.

N/A

Academic Calendar

Semester

Research Funding per Student

N/A

Faculty Overview

64%

Male Professors

36%

Female Professors

Non-traditional Learning

Evening Degree Programs

Teacher Certification

Distance Education

Study Abroad

Majors

Computer and Information Sciences,...

17 Graduates

Computer/Information Technology Adm...

17 Graduates

Computer Engineering

11 Graduates

Electrical, Electronics and Communi...

11 Graduates

Aerospace, Aeronautical and Astrona...

9 Graduates

Business Administration, Management...

7 Graduates

Engineering Technologies/Technician...

4 Graduates

Computer Engineering Technologies/T...

2 Graduates

Computer Programming

1 Graduates

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Student Body

Undergraduate Students

434

Socio-Economic Diversity Percent of full-time, first-time students receiving an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

37%

Full-time

86%

Part-time

14%

Students Gender

Male

82%

US National: 44%

Female

18%

US National: 56%

LGBTQIA STUDENT RESOURCE GROUPS

ON CAMPUS WOMEN'S CENTER

Race/Ethnicity

44% White

12% Unknown

27% Black

9% Hispanic

4% Two or more races

0 Non Resident alien

4% Asian

0 American Indian/Alaska native

0 Native Hawaiians/Pacific islander

Geographic Density

Geographic Density

High

0

Unknown Location

26%

Out Of State

74%

In State

0

Foreign

Economic Diversity

36% percentage of students who recieved an income-based Federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Median Household Income

$73,054 per year

Campus Life

Housing

The students can reside on campus and 75% of Freshman Live On-Campus.

On Campus Housing Available

Yes

Freshmen Required to Live on Campus

No

Freshmen Live on Campus

75%

Undergrads in College Housing

N/A

Averege Housing Cost

$6,750/year

Campus Food

The institution does not provide any meal plan options.

Meal Plan Available

No

Average Meal Plan Available

N/A

Athletes

Division Sports Nickname

Charger

School Colors

red, black, and silver

Varsity Athletics Association

N/A

Varsity Athletics Conference Primary

Not applicable

Total Male Athletes

N/A

Total Female Athletes

N/A

Intramural Sports

2

Sports Club

N/A

Campus Safety

24-Hour Security Patrol

No

Campus Emergency Phones

No

24-Hour Escort Safety rides

No

Mobile Campus Emergency Alert

No

After Graduation

Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation

$47,900/year

Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation

$63,900/year

Typical Monthly Loan Payment The median monthly loan payment for student borrowers who completed, if it were repaid over 10 years at a 4.53% interest rate.

N/A - N/A

Outcomes 8 Years of Attending

Show data for students who

and started their studies

Out of 7,811 students

30% Graduated

10% Still Enrolled

15% Transfer

1% Withdraw

Financial Aid

Students Receiving Gift Aid Percent of undergraduate students awarded federal gift aid.

98%

Average Aid Per Year

$14,408

Students Receiving Federal Grants

53%

Average Aid Per Year

$4,384

Students Receiving State Aid

32%

Average Aid Per Year

$7,630

Students Receiving Institutional Grants

93%

Average Aid Per Year

$10,086

Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income

Aid awarded based on the family income.

Income

Average Amount

< $30K

$19,728

$30K - $48K

$19,533

$48K - $75K

$12,934

$75K - $110K

$8,962

> $110K

$11,095

With outstanding job placement rates, the investment in education at the university is of high return. The friendly staffs at the Financial Aid Office will help you out in accessing financial aid as it is a complex process in general. Over 80% of the students receive financial aid in the form of scholarship or loan.

The FAFSA form should be filled by the applicant as the initial step of the financial aid process. Capitol Technology University federal school code is 001436.

  • The Federal Aid includes the Pell Grant, Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant, Direct Subsidized Loan, Direct Unsubsidized Loan, Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant and so on.

  • The Institutional Aid includes the Howard P. Rawlings Educational Excellence Awards, Maryland Guaranteed Access Grant. The Capitol Technology University scholarships are Capitol Scholars Program Scholarship, Business Leadership Scholarship, Richard J. Heiman Scholarship, Presidential Scholarship, and Board of Trustees Scholarship and many more.

  • The Military Aid includes the Post 9/11 GI Bill and Tuition Assistance Program.

  • The State Aid includes the National Science & Mathematics Access to Retain Talent Grant and Maryland Part-Time Grant. 

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