Grand Canyon University


Student Population
 Location Phoenix, Arizona
 Online gcu.edu 
School Type Private 4 Year
Size Mid-size
Profit Status For-profit
On campus housing Yes
Degrees Offered Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Phoenix, Arizona, Grand Canyon University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs. In the most recent statistical year 34,096 prospective students applied, and 19,413 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 3,318 enrolled in the school.  14,544 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 61,290 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $16,500 plus fees of $550.


Getting In

Admission Standards
Test Scores
Applications Accepted
Applications DueAug 22, 2019
Applicant CompetitionAverage

Cost to Attend

Costs for Grand Canyon University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$800
Other Fees$550
Room and Board $8,550
Budget for Other Expenses$5,700
Total One Year Cost$32,100


Average Salary After 10 Years
$54,300 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
31% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Grand Canyon University students
Subject Percent of Class
Health Professions 56%
Business 16%
Education 13%
Psychology 4%
Philosophy and Religious Studies 2%