Capella Education Company, through its subsidiaries, operates as an online postsecondary education services company primarily in the United States. It offers various doctoral, masterís, and bachelorís programs primarily for the public service leadership, nursing and health sciences, behavioral health and human services, business management and information technology, and education markets; and online distance learning services, including degree-entry programs and doctoral level programs in various disciplines, including business, management, psychology, law, and computing. The company also provides a social teaching and learning platform that integrates education with technology; and online training solutions and services to corporate partners through its online learning platform. In addition, it provides learner support services, which include academic services comprising new learner orientation, technical support, academic advising, research services, writing services, and online tutoring; administrative services, including online class registration and transcript requests; library services; financial aid counseling; and career counseling services. As of December 31, 2014, the company offered approximately 1,740 online courses and 43 academic programs with 145 specializations to approximately 36,000 learners. Capella Education Company was founded in 1991 and is headquartered in Minneapolis, Minnesota.