Grand Canyon University Graduate Program Reviews

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94%
of students recommend
(4.28 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 535 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: NCA HLC
  • Programmatic Accreditation: ACBSP and CCNE
  • Campus Setting: City: Large
  • Student Population: 69,444 (43,295 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 17 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 100% part-time, 0% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $10,124
Source: NCES

Student & Graduate Reviews

4.75 out of 5.0
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Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2015

A pro would be the program is geared to start working immediately before graduation. A con is some of the online classes are very hard to understand. And if you disagree with a grade because of this they do not work with you. All and all GCU is a good school. They are affordable, and they are christian based.
3.92 out of 5.0
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Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2016

THis is my first semster and alot of these items do not apply to me.
4.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Psychology
Graduation Year: 2015

The staff and faculty have been extremely helpful and available when I have needed them. The workload is rough, but assignments relate to the subject well and provide educational value. This is a growing school who is establishing themselves as a quality educational institution.
2.83 out of 5.0
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Degree: Elementary Education
Graduation Year: 2015

It is a decent program with room to grow. Some classes and instructors are great, others could go.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Healthcare Administration
Graduation Year: 2014

Grand Canyon University is a great place to attend online, as well as attending the traditional campus. I appreciate the value and the quality of the degree I am pursuing. Grand Canyon University rocks!
4.83 out of 5.0
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Degree: MBA
Graduation Year: 2015

The pros is that you get help from a lot of people and the professors I have had so far are one of the greatest.
3.42 out of 5.0
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Degree: Health Sciences
Graduation Year: 2015

It is a good school. But very expensive. limited scholarship available
3.58 out of 5.0
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Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2016

I like the graduate program and the faculties are very helpful and supportive, but the workload is a lot and lots of homework, papers and research, however, it is a graduate program so I do expect to work a little harder.
5.0 out of 5.0
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Degree: Nursing
Graduation Year: 2015

Provides great flexibility. Until you learn to manage working fulltime and school, you tend to feel like the work is never ending. But all in all a great program
4.5 out of 5.0
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Degree: Cognitive Psychology
Graduation Year: 2014

I have had excellent experiences at GCU. I did my research on this school before I chose to attend. I am doing a dual-master's program in counseling and it has exceeded my expectations. I am glad, and proud I choose Grand Canyon University.
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