About Capitol Technology University
On Campus Housing
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.
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.
- It ranks between 193 to 205 in Best Undergraduate Engineering Programs according to the U.S.News report.
Highest Degree Offered
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 Emergency Phones
Mobile Campus Emergency Alert
Median Earnings 6 Years After Graduation
Median Earnings 10 Years After Graduation
Students Receiving Gift Aid
Average Aid Per Year
Students Receiving Federal Grants
Average Aid Per Year
Average Grant & Scholarship by Family Income
$30K - $48K
$48K - $75K
$75K - $110K
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.