Skills and Abilities
National Survey of Student Engagement


Writing clearly and effectively

Capella: 3.30%

National Benchmark: 3.03%

Speaking clearly and effectively

Capella: 2.72%

National Benchmark: 2.93%

Thinking critically and analytically

Capella: 3.35%

National Benchmark: 3.30%

Analyzing numerical and statistical information

Capella: 2.82%

National Benchmark: 2.84%

Acquiring job- or work-related knowledge and skills

Capella: 3.11%

National Benchmark: 2.94%

Working effectively with others

Capella: 3.06%

National Benchmark: 3.04%

Developing a personal code of values and ethics

Capella: 3.04%

National Benchmark: 2.83%

Understanding people of other backgrounds

Capella: 2.95%

National Benchmark: 2.82%

Solving complex real-world problems

Capella: 2.97%

National Benchmark: 2.82%

Being an informed and active citizen

Capella: 2.78%

National Benchmark: 2.68%