- 4 Year
- PHOENIX, AZ
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- Academicsgrade B minus
- Valuegrade B minus
- Diversitygrade A
- Campusgrade A+
- Athleticsgrade A minus
- Party Scenegrade B
- Professorsgrade C+
- Locationgrade C+
- Dormsgrade A+
- Campus Foodgrade A+
- Student Lifegrade A
- Safetygrade A minus
Grand Canyon University is Arizona’s premier, nonprofit, private Christian university. GCU provides affordable, transformative higher education and is dedicated to serving students, the community, the greater good and God.
GCU’s nine distinct colleges offer more than 200 academic programs, including over 150 online programs. As of fall 2018, approximately 20,500 ground students are expected to attend GCU’s vibrant, growing campus. Decades of experienced leadership deliver flexible online education for more than 75,000 online students who need the convenience of independent learning. For working professionals, on-campus evening classes are kept small and meet once per week.
GCU is proud to be ranked as the No. 7 Best College Campus in America by NICHE 2018 Best Colleges. Also, the four-year graduation rate for traditional students has climbed to 58% for the 2014 cohort.
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Most Popular Majors
- Nursing4,367 Graduates
- Business1,217 Graduates
- Human Services663 Graduates
- Elementary Education548 Graduates
- Special Education and Teaching341 Graduates
- Community Organization and Advocacy302 Graduates
- Biology276 Graduates
- Hospital Management275 Graduates
- Religious Education265 Graduates
- Social Work and Youth Services234 Graduates
Bachelor of Social Work
Grand Canyon University’s Bachelor of Social Work (Non-Licensure) program offers a diverse set of courses aimed to increase the understanding of human behavior. This program concludes with a capstone course, in which students integrate and apply previous learning through the creation of a project to reflect their knowledge and skills.
- Mix of Online and on Campus17%
- On Campus16%
- I'm an online student37%
- Teachers care, God is present, great experience !29%
- Flexible schedule12%
- All around excellence12%
- Fun and Enjoyable College Experiance10%
- I enjoy what I have experienced at the school7%
- Flexible schedule with facilitators who care!6%
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