Offered Degrees and Major Programs

Grand Canyon University offers 154 programs through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 70 Bachelor's, 53 Master's, 7 Doctorate (research), 16 Post-BS Certificate, 6 Post-MS Certificate programs.
It also offers its programs via online learning and 114 programs are available through Bachelor's, Master's, Doctorate, and Post Graduate Certificate. By degree types, it offers 38 Bachelor's, 50 Master's, 6 Doctorate (research), 14 Post-BS Certificate, 6 Post-MS Certificate program in the virtual environment.
For academic year 2021-2022, total 29,139 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's703813,492
Master's535014,378
Doctorate (research)76829
Post-BS Certificate1614205
Post-MS Certificate66221
Total15411429,139

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
Marketing/Marketing Management$35,300
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

Bachelor'sMaster'sDoctorate (Research)Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation 11 completers-
Environmental Science11-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism (2 completers) 233 completers$31,700
Speech Communication and Rhetoric228$31,700
Advertising5-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences (4 completers) 285 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences25-
Information Technology205-
Computer Programming/Programmer38-
Computer Science17-
Computer/Information Technology Services Administration and Management (other)0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (4 completers) 1,712 completers-
Special Education and Teaching402$33,500
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Early Childhood Special Education Programs69-
Elementary Education and Teaching913-
Secondary Education and Teaching135-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching180-
Music Teacher Education5-
Physical Education Teaching and Coaching4-
Drama and Dance Teacher Education4-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 106 completers-
Engineering2-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering22-
Computer Software Engineering0-
Electrical and Electronics Engineering18-
Environmental/Environmental Health Engineering0-
Mechanical Engineering64-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering Technology 7 completers-
Electrical and Electronic Engineering Technologies/Technicians (other)4-
Mechanical Engineering/Mechanical Technology/Technician3-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Foreign Languages, Literatures, and Linguistics 6 completers-
Spanish Language and Literature6-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Work and Family Studies 7 completers-
Human Nutrition7-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
English Language and Literature (2 completers) 89 completers-
Professional, Technical, Business, and Scientific Writing88-
General Literature1$30,100
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Biological and Biomedical Sciences 252 completers$25,400
Biology/Biological Sciences237$25,400
Biochemistry and Molecular Biology15-
Cell/Cellular and Molecular Biology0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies (1 completers) 265 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management171-
Kinesiology and Exercise Science94-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Theology and Religious Vocations (1 completers) 272 completers-
Religious Education272$32,800
Pre-Theology/Pre-Ministerial Studies0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Physical Sciences 0 completers-
Chemistry0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting (2 completers) 465 completers$35,600
Criminal Justice/Police Science290-
Crisis/Emergency/Disaster Management175-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services (1 completers) 646 completers-
Community Organization and Advocacy349$30,900
Social Work297$32,900
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Social Sciences (1 completers) 114 completers-
Political Science and Government (other)114-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Visual and Performing Arts (3 completers) 222 completers$25,900
Digital Arts47-
Dance8-
Graphic Design69-
Drama and Dramatics/Theatre Arts11$27,000
Cinematography and Film/Video Production61-
Music4-
Arts, Entertainment,and Media Management22-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (6 completers) 5,530 completers-
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management354-
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator0-
Athletic Training/Trainer23-
Clinical/Medical Laboratory Science and Allied Professions (other)197-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling109$31,800
Psychiatric/Mental Health Services Technician317-
Public Health0-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse4,530$75,400
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business (9 completers) 2,288 completers-
Business/Commerce5-
Business Administration and Management1,506$42,300
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management2-
Accounting218$43,100
Entrepreneurship/Entrepreneurial Studies75$32,300
Finance166$48,500
Financial Risk Management0-
Hospitality Administration/Management62-
Human Resources Management/Personnel Administration0-
Management Science58-
Marketing/Marketing Management196$35,300
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
History 110 completers-
History110$34,400
Total13,492
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism (1 completers) 115 completers-
Communication115-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Computer and Information Sciences (5 completers) 415 completers$86,600
Computer and Information Sciences70$86,600
Information Technology210-
Computer Programming/Programmer0-
Computer Science0-
Computer and Information Systems Security/Information Assurance135-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (20 completers) 7,134 completers$59,400
Education707$59,400
Curriculum and Instruction1$49,100
Educational Leadership and Administration615$53,900
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision293-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Educational/Instructional Technology159-
Special Education and Teaching1,368$43,300
Education/Teaching of Individuals with Autism256-
Education/Teaching of Individuals in Elementary Special Education Programs0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Elementary Education and Teaching965-
Secondary Education and Teaching777-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching587-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education118-
Mathematics Teacher Education26-
Reading Teacher Education732-
Social Science Teacher Education92-
Biology Teacher Education96-
Chemistry Teacher Education39-
History Teacher Education97-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor206$54,700
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Engineering 0 completers-
Computer Software Engineering0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Mathematics and Statistics (1 completers) 0 completers-
Statistics0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Theology and Religious Vocations (2 completers) 173 completers-
Religious Education126$42,800
Divinity/Ministry47-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology (1 completers) 774 completers-
Psychology (other)774$41,300
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting (1 completers) 126 completers$39,800
Criminal Justice/Safety Studies126-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Human Services (2 completers) 221 completers-
Public Administration221$52,700
Social Work0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (11 completers) 3,454 completers-
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management243-
Substance Abuse/Addiction Counseling193$39,700
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling29-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor603-
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions (other)339-
Public Health112$46,000
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse660$94,000
Nursing Administration792-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing191-
Public Health/Community Nurse/Nursing140-
Critical Care Nursing152-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 1,965 completers-
Business Administration and Management1,793$62,600
Accounting121$56,100
Management Science25-
Marketing/Marketing Management26-
Total14,378
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (2 completers) 272 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration268$62,700
Adult and Continuing Education and Teaching4$53,900
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology (1 completers) 167 completers-
Psychology167-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (2 completers) 368 completers-
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management0-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor0-
Nursing Practice368-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 22 completers-
Business Administration and Management22-
Total829
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Communication and Journalism (1 completers) 0 completers-
Communication0-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (7 completers) 16 completers-
Educational, Instructional, and Curriculum Supervision0-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Elementary Education and Teaching0-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education5-
Mathematics Teacher Education0-
Reading Teacher Education0-
Social Science Teacher Education0-
History Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor11-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Theology and Religious Vocations (1 completers) 14 completers-
Bible/Biblical Studies14-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology (1 completers) 127 completers-
Psychology (other)127-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences (3 completers) 29 completers-
Health and Wellness12-
Hospital and Health Care Facilities Administration/Management3-
Mental and Social Health Services and Allied Professions (other)14-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Business 19 completers-
Project Management19-
Total205
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education (1 completers) 71 completers-
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels71-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Theology and Religious Vocations (1 completers) 1 completers-
Bible/Biblical Studies1-
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences 149 completers-
Mental Health Counseling/Counselor73-
Registered Nursing/Registered Nurse14-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing17-
Critical Care Nursing45-
Total221