Capitol Technology University

Capitol College is the only independent college in Maryland dedicated to engineering, computer science, information technology and business. Founded in 1927, Capitol is an accredited institution offering associate, bachelor's and master's degrees, as well as professional development training, certificates, and partnerships with government and industry. Capitol is designated as a National Center of Academic Excellence in Information Assurance Education by the National Security Agency and Department of Homeland Security. The college is located in Laurel, Maryland, a suburban setting midway between Washington, DC and Baltimore. Capitol and is committed to providing a quality education that is technology-driven, accessible, affordable and practical, especially during these challenging economic times, by blending academic excellence with hands-on learning experiences that prepare students for a range of challenging and competitive careers.

11301 Springfield Road, Laurel, MD 20708

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Type of Institution: Independent 4-year

Fall 2008 Total Enrollment: 701
Male: 563    Female: 138
Full-time: 270    Part-time: 431

2009-2010 Tuition and Mandatory Fees for Maryland Residents:
Full-time Tuition per year: Engineering, Computer Science, & Technology Degree Programs: $19,310. Business & Management Degree Programs: $332/credit hour
Part-time Tuition cost per credit hour: Engineering, Computer Science, & Technology Degree Programs: $619
Mandatory fees (FT): Varies
Mandatory fees (PT): Varies

Campus Housing:
Room: $2,338 (double)

Degrees or Awards: Certificates, Associate, Bachelor's, Master's

Calendar: Semester; summer term available

Application Deadlines: Rolling Admissions

Title IV Code: 001436