Online Degree Programs
COLLEGE OF EDUCATION:Graduate Degrees
COLLEGE OF NURSING & HEALTH SCIENCES:
The College of Education at Grand Canyon University has been offering education degree programs for over fifty years. Originally established as a teacher?s college, the university has a reputation for producing strong teachers and administrators alike. The College of Education faculty members are teachers, organizational leaders, authors, and innovators within their teaching fields with a reputation for developing insightful, ethically sound and highly prepared teacher candidates. Our degree programs are continually updated to account for the latest practices in education so that you can be assured your courses are as up-to-date and relevant as possible.
The College of Nursing & Health Sciences is highly recognized for its high academic and lab-training standards. Graduates experience a 100% placement rate after graduation and many are accepted into graduate medical and research programs in some of the most prestigious universities in the nation. Programs include:
- A traditional baccalaureate (BSN) level professional registered nurse (RN) program, aimed at new students interested in becoming a nurse.
- An accelerated baccalaureate level professional registered nurse program, tailored for students with an existing baccalaureate degree in another subject or 90+ credit hours of college coursework.
- An RN to BSN program, targeted toward registered nurses who have completed an associate degree or diploma program in professional nursing.
- The Master of Science ? Nursing (MS) program, focused on preparing nurses for an advanced professional role of family nurse practitioner, clinical nurse specialist, nursing leader, or nurse educator.
KEN BLANCHARD COLLEGE OF BUSINESS:
Reflecting its commitment to ethics, Grand Canyon University renamed its business school in honor of internationally respected business leader and author, Ken Blanchard. The Ken Blanchard College of Business (KBCOB) incorporates many of his proven educational, leadership, and management techniques into its curriculum. Dr. Blanchard has created powerful ethics-infused leadership and management models that are changing how individuals and organizations conduct themselves. These models have been integrated throughout the entire business school curriculum.
The Bachelor of Science in Accounting, Business Administration, and Marketing, and the Master of Business Administration are all accredited by the elite Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). In addition, the KBCOB offers the Master of Science in Leadership and Applied Management undergraduate degree from its Professional Studies division. The College offers courses of study for those who wish to complete the traditional four-year baccalaureate degree or accelerated degree-completion programs for the working adult.
COLLEGE OF LIBERAL ARTS:
The College of Liberal Arts is considered to be the foundational college of Grand Canyon University. All students who spend four years at GCU, regardless of their major, will take a number of courses form this College. These courses are developed to cultivate critical thinking, enhance communication skills, broaden knowledge of the human experience, and increase appreciation of the world in which we live. The College of Liberal Arts offers bachelor?s degree programs in biology, chemistry, Christian studies, media communications, English, history, psychology, and public safety.