Graduation Rate
46.57%
Retention Rate
74.00%

2020 Graduation Rate

The graduation rate at Grand Canyon University is 46.57% last year which is extremely higher (most students completed in-time) compared to Private (for-profit), 4-Years Colleges in Arizona. 943 students have completed their degree/certificate programs among 2,025 candidates.

Graduation Rate and Comparison Chart

Number of Completers and Graduation Rate

The next table summarizes the outcome measures with the number of students at Grand Canyon University. 943 students have completed. In addition, 56 students still enrolled and 1,026 students have left the school before completing their studies.
Graduation Rate with number of completers
TotalBachelor's or Equivalent
Total (Candidates)2,0252,025
Completers943
(46.57%)
943
Still Enrolled56
(2.77%)
56
No Longer Enrolled1,026
(50.67%)
1,026

Graduation Rate by Completion Time (Bachelor's Degree)

The below table shows the number of completers with graduation rate by completion time. The number in parenthesis denote the graduation rate for the corresponding students. The numbers and rate for the 125% and 150% normal times are not cumulative, but additional completers and graduate rate for that period. For example, 791 students have completed in 4 years and additional 123 students have completed in the 5th year.
Graduation Rate by Completion Time (4-years Bachelor's degree)
TotalMenWomen
100% normal time (in 4 Years)791
(39.06%)
294
(37.60%)
497
(39.98%)
125% normal time (in 5 Years)123
(6.07%)
49
(6.27%)
74
(5.95%)
150% normal time (in 6 Years)29
(1.43%)
6
(0.77%)
23
(1.85%)

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity

Graduation Rate by Race/Ethnicity
TotalMenWomen
Total46.57% (943/2,025) 44.63% (349/782) 47.79% (594/1,243)
American Indian or Alaska Native41.18% (7/17) 50.00% (4/8) 33.33% (3/9)
Asian43.66% (31/71) 33.33% (9/27) 50.00% (22/44)
Black (Non-Hispanic)39.55% (70/177) 40.32% (25/62) 39.13% (45/115)
Hispanic43.57% (271/622) 44.68% (105/235) 42.89% (166/387)
White51.44% (483/939) 47.49% (180/379) 54.11% (303/560)
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander39.13% (9/23) 50.00% (4/8) 33.33% (5/15)
Two or More Race42.19% (54/128) 41.03% (16/39) 42.70% (38/89)
Unknown37.50% (18/48) 25.00% (6/24) 50.00% (12/24)

Number of Completers by Race/Ethnicity