PhD Graduate of Capella University, an Accredited Online University, Receives Presidential Management Fellowship

Judy Kenney, a PhD graduate of Capella University, an accredited online university that has built its reputation by providing high quality online degree programs for working adults, has received a Presidential Management Fellowship. More than 37,100 students were pursuing an online degree at Capella University ( as of March 31, 2010, with 32 percent enrolled in Capella’s doctoral degree programs, and 48 percent enrolled in Capella’s master’s degree programs.

The Presidential Management Fellows Program was created for outstanding men and women from a variety of academic disciplines and career paths who have a clear interest in, and commitment to, excellence in the leadership and management of public policies and programs. Kenney will be working as a Management Analyst with the U.S. Office of Personnel Management beginning in July.

"The Presidential Management Program is designed to develop future leaders, and I am honored and thrilled to be taking on this challenge," Kenney said.

Kenney recently returned from Iraq, where she spent four years working as a human resources professional and educator. While in Iraq, she completed her PhD in Organization and Management from Capella University.

About Capella University
Capella University is an accredited online university* that has built its reputation by providing quality online degree programs for working adults. Eighty percent of Capella students are currently enrolled in master’s or doctoral online degree programs in business, counseling, education, human services, information technology, nursing, psychology, public administration, public health, public safety, and social work. Capella also offers bachelor’s degree programs in business, information technology, nursing, psychology, public administration, and public safety. Within those areas, Capella currently offers 129 graduate and undergraduate specializations and 15 certificate programs. More than 37,100 learners were enrolled as of March 31, 2010, from all 50 states and 52 other countries. Capella is committed to providing high-caliber academic excellence and pursuing balanced business growth. Founded in 1993, Capella University is a wholly owned subsidiary of Capella Education Company, headquartered in Minneapolis. For more information, please visit or call 1.888.CAPELLA (227.3552).


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