Whether one chooses to enroll in a bachelor’s degree in nursing or further pursue educational goals with a master’s degree, Grand Canyon University provides ample online opportunities designed to meet the needs of the adult learner.
Founded on Christian principles in 1949, the interdenominational Grand Canyon University challenges students through its mission statement “to become global citizens, critical thinkers, effective communicators, and responsible leaders.” The University reinforces its vision through its four pillars of: Academic Advancement; Christian Camaraderie; Extracurricular Activities; and Wellness and Well-being.
Grand Canyon University is a four-year, private institution of higher education. Programs of study range from undergraduate degrees to the doctoral level. Degrees are housed within eight colleges at Grand Canyon.
Colangelo College of Business
College of Doctoral Studies
College of Education
College of Fine Arts and Production
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
College of Nursing and Health Care Professions
College of Science, Engineering and Technology
College of Theology
Grand Canyon University is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission. The University also retains specialized accreditation and/or approval for specific degree programs. Agencies include:
Accreditation Council Business Schools and Programs
Arizona State Board of Education
Arizona Department of Education
Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education
Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education
DISTANCE AND ONLINE EDUCATION
More than 100 degree programs are offered online at Grand Canyon University. The University maintains the same high standards for online students as it does for on-campus counterparts, including degrees taught by the same faculty, access to advising and peer connections, extracurricular activities, online tutoring, and added resources. In addition, the online campus features:
Online degree programs offered 100 percent online
Individualized degree programs that allow students to complete 4-credit courses, one-at-a-time
Asynchronous courses, with 24/7 access, hosted through the learning management platform and library systems
Eligibility for scholarships and tuition assistance, along with federal aid programs
Transfer-friendly options, of which include a free evaluation of your graduation plan and cost estimates within 24 hours of submission of official transcripts
Participation in the Yellow Ribbon Program and Veterans Affairs benefit programs, in addition to offering discounted tuition for eligible military students and their families.
There is no cost to apply to Grand Canyon University. Interested students are encouraged to request more information.
North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission
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