Offered Degrees and Major Programs

Grand Canyon University offers 123 programs through Certificate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 62 Bachelor's, 43 Master's, 6 Doctorate (research), 1 1 Year Certificate, 11 Post-MS Certificate programs.
It also offers its programs via online learning and 89 programs are available through Certificate, Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 38 Bachelor's, 39 Master's, 1 Doctorate (research), 11 Post-MS Certificate program in the virtual environment.
For academic year 2020-2021, total 21,828 students have completed their degree/programs and graduated from Grand Canyon University.
The following table summarizes the offered degrees and programs with number of programs and number of completers.

Number of Programs with Completers

Number of ProgramsNumber of Online ProgramsNumber of Completers
Bachelor's623810,677
Master's433910,449
Doctorate (research)61363
1 Year Certificate10-
Post-MS Certificate1111339
Total1238921,828

Best Programs

BachelorMasterDoctoral
Bachelor Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse$75,400
Finance$48,500
Accounting$43,100
Business Administration and Management$42,300
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting$35,600
Master Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse$94,000
Computer and Information Sciences$86,600
Business Administration and Management$62,600
Education$59,400
Accounting$56,100
Doctoral Program - Highest Earning After Graduation
Field of StudyMedian Earning after Graduation
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse$120,100
Educational Leadership and Administration$62,700
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching$53,900

Popular Programs

Bachelor'sMaster'sDoctorate

Major Programs by Offered Degree

1 Year CertificateBachelor'sMaster'sDoctorate (Research)Post-Master's
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences 0 completers-
Computer Programming/Programmer0-
Total0
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources And Conservation 2 completers-
Environmental Science2-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism (3 completers) 174 completers$31,700
Speech Communication and Rhetoric161$31,700
Advertising13-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences (5 completers) 32 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences7-
Information Technology10-
Computer Programming/Programmer2-
Computer Science13-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (10 completers) 1,258 completers-
Education0-
Special Education and Teaching444$33,500
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs0-
Elementary Education and Teaching434-
Secondary Education and Teaching140-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching227-
Music Teacher Education8-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching0-
Drama and Dance Teacher Education5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 0 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering0-
Mechanical Engineering0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 0 completers-
Architectural Engineering Technology/Technician0-
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians (other)0-
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, And Linguistics 0 completers-
Foreign Languages and Literatures0-
Spanish Language and Literature0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 0 completers-
Family and Consumer Sciences/Human Sciences0-
Human Nutrition0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language And Literature (4 completers) 47 completers-
English Language and Literature0-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing9-
General Literature38$30,100
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological And Biomedical Sciences 264 completers$25,400
Biology/Biological Sciences260$25,400
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies (2 completers) 219 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management157-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science62-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Theology And Religious Vocations (2 completers) 265 completers-
Theology And Religious Vocations0-
Religious Education265$32,800
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 0 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting (4 completers) 368 completers$35,600
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0$35,600
Forensic Science and Technology22-
Criminal Justice/Police Science179-
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management167-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services (5 completers) 380 completers-
Human Services0-
Community Organization and Advocacy232$30,900
Social Work148$32,900
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences (2 completers) 49 completers-
Social Sciences0-
Political Science and Government (other)49-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual And Performing Arts (6 completers) 144 completers$25,900
Visual and Performing Arts0$25,900
Digital Arts38-
Dance5-
Graphic Design1-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts12$27,000
Cinematography and Film/Video Production60-
Music5-
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management23-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (12 completers) 5,136 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management282-
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator0-
Athletic Training/Trainer20-
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions (other)148-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling92$31,800
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician13-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse4,581$75,400
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business (15 completers) 1,640 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management1,081$42,300
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management0-
Accounting212$43,100
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies72$32,300
Finance134$48,500
Hospitality Administration/Management14-
Management Science13-
Marketing/Marketing Management114$35,300
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 46 completers-
History46$34,400
Total10,677
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism (1 completers) 0 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer And Information Sciences (5 completers) 296 completers$86,600
Computer and Information Sciences28$86,600
Information Technology268-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (37 completers) 4,332 completers$59,400
Education403$59,400
Curriculum and Instruction45$49,100
Educational Leadership and Administration527$53,900
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision268-
Educational/Instructional Technology60-
Special Education and Teaching771$43,300
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism166-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Elementary Education and Teaching505-
Secondary Education and Teaching465-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels39-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching374-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education0-
Mathematics Teacher Education0-
Reading Teacher Education517-
Social Science Teacher Education0-
Biology Teacher Education0-
Chemistry Teacher Education0-
History Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor192$54,700
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Theology And Religious Vocations (2 completers) 160 completers-
Theology And Religious Vocations0-
Religious Education124$42,800
Divinity/Ministry36-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology (2 completers) 631 completers-
Psychology0-
Psychology (other)631$41,300
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting (2 completers) 103 completers$39,800
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting0$39,800
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies103-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services (2 completers) 220 completers-
Human Services0-
Public Administration220$52,700
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (18 completers) 3,104 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management198-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling196$39,700
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling27-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor471-
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions (other)104-
Public Health106$46,000
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse615$94,000
Nursing Administration867-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing217-
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing145-
Critical Care Nursing158-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 1,603 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management1,491$62,600
Accounting96$56,100
Marketing/Marketing Management16-
Total10,449
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education 135 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration135$62,700
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching0$53,900
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology 70 completers-
Psychology70-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (2 completers) 151 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor0-
Nursing Practice151-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 7 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management7-
Total363
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (3 completers) 111 completers-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels81-
Reading Teacher Education5-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor25-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Theology And Religious Vocations (2 completers) 12 completers-
Theology And Religious Vocations0-
Bible/Biblical Studies12-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology (2 completers) 109 completers-
Psychology0-
Psychology (other)109-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 106 completers-
Health and Wellness0-
Chiropractic0-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor54-
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions (other)1-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse4-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing24-
Critical Care Nursing23-
Total339