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Capella Learners Sophia

See how we're a perfect match for your education dreams.

You've discovered the convenience of online education at Capella. Sophia offers you even more flexibility to earn college credit at Capella University so your education can keep up with your life, your schedule, your goals.

We let you start a course 365 days per year and have no fixed time requirement. Work ahead, take time off, go on vacation or even fit a course in between Capella quarters — you're totally in control. It's a great way to earn your general ed requirements as fast as you want so you can get your degree sooner.

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Success Stories

Meet Capella students who love Sophia.

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Kelli Ross Lytle

Major:

Human Resource Management

Sophia Courses:
  • Human Biology
  • Introduction to Art History
  • Approaches to Studying Religion
  • Visual Communications
What I bought/want to buy with what I saved:

A girl can never have too many clothes, shoes or accessories!

I've studied by the Juniata River in Pennsylvania - our favorite place to hang out as a family and kayak during the summer.

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Lisa Bowles

Major:

Business Administration

Sophia Courses:
  • Human Biology
  • Introduction to Statistics
  • Introduction to Psychology
  • College Algebra
  • Approaches to Studying Religion
What I bought/want to buy with what I saved:

Vacation—back to India or to Oregon on a winery tour.

I'm very much type A personality — being in a classroom is not for me. I love being able to go at my own pace!

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Jeff Northrop

Major:

Business - Business Management and Leadership

Sophia Courses:
  • Human Biology
  • Introduction to Sociology
  • Visual Communications
  • Approaches to Studying Religion
  • Conflict resolution
Why Sophia?

I’m almost 50 years old; I don’t want to put 4 years into an education.

Why would you do it any other way? Saddle up and go for the ride!

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Stephen Goldschmidt

Major:

Information Technology with a concentration in Information Security and Assurance.

Sophia Courses:
  • College Algebra
  • Conflict resolution
  • Introduction to Sociology
What I bought/want to buy with what I saved:

Bass guitar AND Anything my family needs.

Sophia's approach to self-paced learning is perfect fit for me and my family.

Courses

Fulfill requirements for less.

College Algebra

College Algebra

Study fundamental topics in college-level algebra with emphasis on application.

Introduction to Psychology

Introduction to Psychology

Study the brain, lifespan development, personality, social influence, and psychopathology.

Human Biology

Human Biology

Examine the molecular and cellular basis of life as well as genetics and organ systems.

Introduction to Sociology

Introduction to Sociology

Learn how individuals and society as a whole understand their collective social realities.

Introduction to Statistics

Introduction to Statistics

Grasp core concepts of statistics such as probability distributions, approximations, and hypothesis-testing.

Introduction to Art History

Introduction to Art History

Explore the basics of art history, periods of art, museum exhibits, and architecture.

Conflict Resolution

Conflict Resolution

Identify conflict-creating factors and learn personal and professional conflict resolution skills.

Visual Communications

Visual Communications

Study visual design methods and principles and evaluate how visual design affects communication.

Approaches to Studying Religions

Approaches to Studying Religions

Study concepts, common characteristics and the function of religion in human life.

Microeconomics

Microeconomics

Explore marketplace behaviors and learn how apply microeconomic concepts to daily life.

Accounting

Accounting

Master processes of modern accounting and learn how to apply key concepts to realistic situations.

Benefits

All about you.

Your Schedule

Sophia's self-paced courses are a great way to get Capella general education requirements out of the way faster and on your time.

Your Budget

Our courses are priced up to 80% less than at a traditional college*. There are no textbooks and no hidden fees, so you can keep your education costs down.

Your Style

Whether your learning style is visual, verbal or a hybrid, our courses use concepts taught in multiple ways that connect with how you learn best.