Grand Canyon University

Acceptance Rate 77 %
Tuition & Fees $17,800
Student Population 90,253
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $7,074
Graduation Rate 41 %

Academic Overview

Grand Canyon University Campus, Phoenix, AZ
Grand Canyon University is a private (for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Phoenix, Arizona. It is a Doctoral/Research University by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship. The 2021 tuition & fees are $17,800 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 90,253 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 77% and the graduation rate is 41% last year.
The salary after graduation from Grand Canyon University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $58,500. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Grand Canyon University are $17,800. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $11,436 on average.
Grand Canyon University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Grand Canyon. The acceptance rate of Grand Canyon is 77% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 23%. The average graduation rate is 41% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $7,074 and 71% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 90,253 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 20 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Grand Canyon University is 77 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Grand Canyon University is 41 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Grand Canyon University is 64 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Grand Canyon University is 90,253
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Grand Canyon University is 20 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
20 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $7,074 at Grand Canyon University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Grand Canyon offers 123 major programs through online and on-site education where 89 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Less than one year certificate10
Bachelor's Degree6238
Master's Degree4339
Post Master's Degree1111
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship61

Special Learning Opportunities

Grand Canyon University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:12,052)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $4,000)

Veterans Benefits

Grand Canyon University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges