Capella Education Company to Host Analyst and Investor Day on Nov. 29, 2012; Present at Upcoming Investor Conference

pan>)--Capella
Education Company (NASDAQ:CPLA), a provider of online
post-secondary education, primarily through its wholly owned subsidiary Capella
University, today announced that it will host an Analyst and
Investor Day on Thursday, Nov. 29, 2012, in New York, NY, from 9:00 a.m.
until 2:00 p.m. eastern time (ET). This invitation-only event will
include presentations by senior leaders from across the company on
Capellas current position and vision for the future. The event will be
webcast live on the Capella Education Company web site at www.capellaeducation.com.
It will also be archived at www.capellaeducation.com
in the investor
relations section for 60 days.
Capella
Education Company also announced its participation in the following
investor conference, which will also be webcast live and archived at www.capellaeducation.com
in the investor
relations section:

Date

Conference

Time

Presenter
Nov. 14, 2012

J.P. Morgan Ultimate

2:45 PM ET

Steve Polacek, senior vice
Services Investor
president and CFO

Conference, New York, NY

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 (http://www.sophia.org)
- 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 bachelors 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 148 specializations. Nearly 35,000 learners were enrolled as of
Sept. 30, 2012, with about 75 percent of learners enrolled in graduate
degree programs. For more information about Capella Education Company,
please visit http://www.capellaeducation.com.
For more information about Capella University, please visit http://www.capella.edu
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, visit http://www.rdi.co.uk.
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 www.sophia.org.
*Capella University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and
is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools
(NCA), http://www.ncahlc.org.
Capella University, Capella Tower, 225 South Sixth Street, Ninth Floor,
Minneapolis, MN 55402, 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552), http://www.capella.edu.

Information Source: Business Wire

November 7th, 2012 @ 05:32pm