Capella Education Company to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

  Capella Education Company to Present at Upcoming Investor Conferences

Robert W. Baird Business Solutions Conference 2013 Credit Suisse Global
Services Conference 2013

Business Wire

MINNEAPOLIS -- February 20, 2013

Capella Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA), a provider of online post-secondary
education, primarily through its wholly owned subsidiary Capella University,
today announced its participation in the following investor conferences:

Date           Conference             Time         Presenter
Feb. 26, 2013  Robert W. Baird 2013   11:30 AM ET  Kevin Gilligan, chairman
                                                      and CEO
                Business Solutions
              Conference, New York,              
March 11,       Credit Suisse 2013      5:00 PM ET    Steve Polacek, senior
2013            Global                                vice president
                Services Conference,                  and CFO
              Scottsdale, AZ                     

Webcasts of the presentations will be available on the Capella Education
Company web site at They will also be archived at in the investor relations section for 60 days.

About Capella Education Company

Founded in 1991, Capella Education Company is a leader in online education,
primarily through our wholly owned subsidiary Capella University, a regionally
accredited* online university. In addition, Capella Education Company offers
online education through Resource Development International Ltd. (RDI), an
independent provider of United Kingdom (UK) university distance learning
qualifications. Capella Education Company also owns an innovative startup
company called Sophia ( - a social teaching and learning
platform that integrates education with technology.

Capella University offers online graduate 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, and bachelor's degree programs in
business, information technology, nursing, psychology, and public safety.
These academic programs are designed to meet the needs of working adults,
combining high quality, competency-based curricula with the convenience and
flexibility of an online learning format. Currently, Capella University offers
43 graduate and undergraduate degree programs with 145 specializations. More
than 36,000 learners were enrolled as of Dec. 31, 2012, with about 75 percent
of learners enrolled in graduate degree programs. For more information about
Capella Education Company, please visit For
more information about Capella University, please visit
or call 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552).

Resource Development International Ltd. partners with a number of the top 100
universities in the UK to develop, validate and deliver UK higher education
qualifications, predominantly through online courses. For more information,

Sophia is a first-of-its-kind social education platform that offers students
many ways to learn by making free, credible, academic content available to
anyone, anywhere, at anytime. The site offers tens of thousands of tutorials
created by hundreds of teachers and experts that are taught in a variety of
ways. The platform further enhances the learning process by offering quizzes,
assessing learning preferences and providing learning paths. For more
information, visit

*Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a
member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA), Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth
Street, Ninth Floor, Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552),


Capella Education Company
Investor Contact:
Heide Erickson, 612.977.5172
Media Contact:
Mike Buttry, 612.977.5499
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