At Grand Canyon University (GCU), our goal is to empower you to find and achieve you life's purpose. For more than 65 years, graduates of our regionally accredited bachelor's, master's and doctoral degree programs have expanded their professional opportunities using skills attained within our colleges. Our rigorous academic programs, expert faculty and dynamic learning environments work together to provide enriching student experiences. Students of diverse backgrounds discover how our Christian heritage inspires academic and personal growth as well as service to the global community.
If you are interested in furthering your education beyond your bachelor's degree, GCU offers a variety of graduate degree programs, including master's and doctoral degrees. Our programs are designed to help you gain real-world experience and prepare you to make an impact in your community. Additionally, we offer special scholarship opportunities for alumni to help students save on course materials and graduation fees. Learn more about your opportunities by speaking with your student services counselor.
GCU Elective Edge Program
As a Lope on the go with an eye on graduate school, your time is at a premium. That’s why Grand Canyon University is proud to offer our Elective Edge program. This program enables traditional campus students who carry a minimum 3.25 GPA to schedule graduate-level courses as elective credits in their undergraduate program, saving them time and money and jumpstarting their graduate degree. Contact your university admissions counselor today to see if you are eligible!
Colangelo College of Business
Inspiring innovation, excellence and the entrepreneurial spirit, the Colangelo College of Business offers bachelor's and master's programs in business administration, sports management, hospitality management and more.
College of Doctoral Studies
Research and practice within the College of Doctoral Studies motivates scholars to enterprising thought. Doctorate degrees with distinct specializations are offered to meet global demands for increased knowledge.
College of Education
Advance or change your career. The College of Education provides bachelor's and master's degrees in fields like early childhood, elementary, secondary, TESOL, special education and leadership, with credential options.
College of Arts and Media
GCU's College of Arts and Media aims to ignite creativity in film, dance, theatre, music and design. Bachelor's degrees offer multiple opportunities to produce or perform for a well-rounded appreciation of the arts.
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Career-focused majors exploring human interaction and communication are attainable within the College of Humanities and Social Sciences. Earn your bachelor's or master's degree in liberal arts, counseling or psychology.
College of Nursing and Health Care Professions
Preparing students for medical, nursing and health care professions is a tradition at GCU. With access to simulation labs and hands-on training, you can confidently advance an RN to BSN, fast track to an MSN or earn a Doctor of Nursing.
College of Science, Engineering and Technology
With today's ever-changing world, breakthroughs in technology require qualified science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) majors. Get a competitive edge with a degree from GCU's College of Science, Engineering and Technology.
College of Theology
The College of Theology prepares individuals driven to serve, lead and help others through Christ. Learn to connect with youth, lead Bible studies and minister God's Word with bachelor's and master's degrees in Christian studies.
The Honors College
Enrich your college experience by joining the GCU Honors College. Study with students like you, whose pursuit for knowledge extends beyond the classroom. Enjoy challenging, enriched learning experiences and more.
Our faculty are academics and experts in their respective fields, with a range of knowledge to share about your chosen future profession. Get to know the faculty who will support you during your academic endeavors at GCU.