MINNEAPOLIS--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Capella University (http://www.capella.edu), a regionally accredited online university* that has built its reputation by providing high quality online degree programs for working adults, has formed an educational alliance with Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare. Under the alliance, Wheaton associates and their immediate family members will be eligible for reduced tuition at Capella. As of June 30, 2013, approximately 36,000 students were enrolled at Capella University.
“Each Capella degree program is designed to deliver the skills and competencies that employers and industry experts need”
“Each Capella degree program is designed to deliver the skills and competencies that employers and industry experts need,” said Scott Kinney, president of Capella University.
Capella’s health care faculty includes leaders of regional, national, and international health care organizations, such as the World Health Organization, the U.S. Department of Health, and major hospital and health care systems. To learn more about the alliance between Capella and Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare, please visit www.capella.edu/wheaton.
Enrollment now open
Capella is now accepting enrollment applications for its educational offerings. For more information, please call 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552) or email email@example.com.
For RN-to-BSN/MSN Combined Option:
Washington residents are currently not eligible to enroll in this option.
About Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare
Wheaton Franciscan Healthcare is a Catholic, not-for-profit organization with more than 100 sites in Wisconsin, Iowa, and Illinois including 15 hospital campuses, three transitional and extended care facilities, two home health agencies, more than 3,500 physicians, 70 clinic sites with approximately 600 employed physicians, and approximately 17,000 associates. Started more than 130 years ago and formally incorporated in 1983, The System is sponsored by the Wheaton Franciscan Sisters. Corporate services offices are located in Wheaton, Illinois and Glendale, Wisconsin.
The System also operates a housing division known as Franciscan Ministries with more than 2,600 units of assisted living and other housing.
About Capella University
Capella University (www.capella.edu) is a regionally accredited online university* that has built its reputation by providing quality online degree programs for working adults. As of June 30, 2013, about 70 percent of Capella students are currently enrolled in master's or doctoral degree programs in business, counseling, education, health administration, homeland security, human resource management, human services, information technology, nonprofit management and leadership, nursing, psychology, public administration, public health, public safety, and social work. Capella also offers bachelor's degree programs in business, information technology, nursing, psychology, and public safety. Within those areas, Capella currently offers 144 graduate and undergraduate specializations and 22 certificate programs. Approximately 36,000 students were enrolled as of June 30, 2013, from all 50 states and 61 other countries. Capella is committed to providing high-caliber academic excellence and pursuing balanced business growth. Founded in 1993, 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
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