Capitol City Careers

Overview of Capitol City Careers

Capitol City Careers is in Austin, TX. Austin is a large city. The school is a private, for-profit institution. Capitol City Careers issues awards (degrees) up to the level of Certificate.

Areas of Study

Fields of study in vogue at the school include law, office and administration.

Capitol City Careers Selectivity

The school's open admission policy attracts a range of prospective students.

Student Body

Approximately 54 students study at the school (in 2007-2008).

The school reports its educational mission is:
"The philosophy of Capitol City Careers is to provide a unique, peersonalized learning environment, which encourages sucessful peerformance and program completion by each student. The school strives at all times to : 1. Provide hands on training necessary to prepare students for entry-level positions. 2.Encourage a sense of commitment, responsiblity, and self motivation so that each student entering the work place will have the personal strengths to accompany their professional and technical knowledge and business skills. 3. Maintain an atmosphere of professiionalism, thereby setting a high standard and creating an environment for students and business skills. 4. Ensure that each student enjoys time and space within the classroom setting, so that each student will have an opportunity to perform and participate undeer the direct supervision of his or her insturctor."

More complete details are provided below.

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Contacting Capitol City Careers

Capitol City Careers
5424 Highway 290 West, Suite 200
Austin , TX 78735
General Phone: (512) 892-2640

Capitol City Careers Programs and Degrees (2008-2009)

General CategoryDegreesMost Common Majors [see all]
Law25legal secretary
Office and Administration4office management

Number of programs and degrees for Capitol City Careers in 2008-2009:

Degree LevelTotal
Number of
Award of at least 1 but less than 2 academic years251
Award of less than 1 academic year41

Capitol City Careers Student Body

In 2007-2008, Capitol City Careers had a total enrollment of 54 students (40 full-time equivalent).

Students By Class:

Group Percent
Undergraduate 100%

Racial Diversity:

Race Percent
White 35%
Black 15%
Hispanic 51%

Students by Age:

Age Percent
18-19 26%
20-21 28%
22-24 13%
25-29 15%
30-34 13%
35-39 4%
40-49 2%

Capitol City Careers Graduation, Retention, and Transfers

Retention Rates (2007):

Group Returning From
Previous Year
Full-Time 56 %

Graduation and Transfer Rates (2007):
(Graduation rate is percent of students graduating within 150% of the normal time.)

Item Percent
Graduating 56%
Transfer Out 6%

Capitol City Careers Room and Board (2007)

The school does not offer campus housing.

(Please refer to our profile of Austin, Texas for details about the area surrounding the campus. Also see our list of other Texas Colleges).

The school does not offer students a meal plan.

Capitol City Careers Expenses and Financial Aid (2008-2009)

Financial Aid:
Capitol City Careers participates in Federal Title IV financial aid programs. (The school's OPE ID is 2294800)

Capitol City Careers Degree Programs (2007)

Legal Administrative Assistant/Secretary

Office And Administration
Office Management and Supervision

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Capitol City Careers Highlights

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What Sets Capitol City Careers Apart:

% of degrees in law
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Female % of student body
(vs. all colleges)
Top 13%Capitol City Careers Female % of student body
% of degrees in office and administration
(vs. all colleges)
Top 14%Capitol City Careers % of degrees in office and administration

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