Grand Canyon University

Grand Canyon University

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About

Grand Canyon University

 

What They're Known For:

Founded in 1949, Grand Canyon University is a private, student-focused Christian university that’s committed to helping students pursue their dreams and advance their careers.  In addition to its beautiful campus in the heart of Phoenix, GCU also offers flexible online programs that allow you to study from any location!

Unique Opportunities:

GCU’s online programs are backed by the history of its traditional campus, and built to meet the needs of busy, working professionals and families.

  • The Colangelo College of Business at GCU offers a unique opportunity for both online and campus academic experiences.
  • Attention teachers! National Board Certified Teachers may transfer up to eight National Board credits toward a master's degree at GCU.
  • Choose from approximately 100 bachelor's, master's and doctoral degree majors and concentrations in education, business, liberal arts, nursing, and health sciences.

Why We Love GCU:

  • GCU is consistently ranked among the top colleges offering online courses by noteworthy sources including Fortune Small Business and Online Education Database (OED).
  • The University’s Center for Innovation in Research and Teaching (CIRT) is committed to facilitating excellence in research and teaching at the university.
  • GCU is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Student Reviews

I chose Grand Canyon for the smaller class sizes and the personal relationships you develop with each instructor. The academic advisors are really helpful.
-Kelly