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Update from President Sims

The Capitol Tech team of faculty and staff continue to find new ways to serve our students no matter where they are currently. These improvements include updating the financial aid information available to students, disseminating organization tips for students to remain on-track while learning remotely, and staying up-to-date on the latest online learning tools and safety protocols.

Letter from President Sims to the Community - April 1, 2020

Thank you all for continuing to work individually and collaboratively to progress toward a successful end to this semester. We are excited to report that all classes and university offices are running online at full capacity.

COVID-19 response update - March 31, 2020

Capitol has no confirmed cases within our community. However, the increasing cases and serious actions taken by state officials have prompted us to update some previously released university COVID-19 policies.

Capitol Launches New Tuition Discount for Retired Military Personnel 

Capitol Technology University, a 2020-2021 Military Friendly® School, is offering a new tuition discount program to support retired military personnel in addition to our longstanding active duty tuition discounts. The program provides a tuition discount of $100 per credit hour off undergraduate and masters programs and a $50 per credit hour discount off doctoral programs. 

Letter from President Sims to the Community

Congratulations on moving so swiftly and seamlessly into online learning environments! Since we are now in the first official week of online classes I want to commend you for your cooperation and adaptability. Through this pandemic, our campus community has truly embodied the Capitol motto of "find a way or make one."

SAGE Scholars Offers Aid to Students Financially Impacted by COVID-19

Are you a student who has been financially endangered by the Coronavirus? SAGE Scholars has offered $100,000 total or $250 per package in aid to students attending a SAGE institution, of which Capitol is a member, who have been negatively financially impacted by the virus’ outbreak. 

COVID-19 Update 3/11/2020

Spring Reading Days will be extended for undergraduate in-person, on-campus courses until March 20th. Beginning March 23rd, undergraduate in-person, on-campus courses will be delivered via Zoom until at least March 27th.

Capitol Technology University Ranked #1 in National List of Master’s Programs

Capitol Technology University was ranked #1 on a list of the top 10 Best Master’s Online Programs by Master’s Programs Guide, a website that ranks the best master’s degree programs in various categories as a resource for prospective students of higher education.

Capitol Technology University Wins National Award for Best Cybersecurity Program

Capitol Technology University, established in 1927 and located in Laurel, Maryland, was announced as the winner of the prestigious SC Media Award for Best Cybersecurity Higher Education Program on February 25, 2020.

B.S. in Construction Safety Receives QAP Approval by the Board of Certified Safety Professionals

Capitol Technology University received Qualified Academic Program (QAP) approval from the Board of Certified Safety Professionals (BCSP) for its online Bachelor of Science degree in Construction Safety.