Grand Canyon University - Rankings

Founded in 1949, Grand Canyon University (GCU) is a leading private, for-profit accredited, Christian university based in Phoenix, Arizona (USA). It is consistently ranked as one of the Top 10 online universities by OEDb (Online Education Database).

The University offers online and campus-based Bachelor's and Master's degree programs through the following Colleges:
- Ken Blanchard College of Business
- College of Education
- College of Nursing and Health Sciences
- College of Humanities and Social Sciences

Accreditations and Rankings:

- ranked No. 1 on the first annual online college rankings taken by the Online Educational Database, or OEDb in 2007.

- Rated 6th in the list of online colleges (OEDb 2008).

- 7th among Top online universities and colleges in the Online Education Database’s 2009 Rankings.

- Ranked as one of the top five online colleges for entrepreneurs (Fortune - America's Best Colleges for Entrepreneurs).

- The university is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (NCA).

- The Ken Blanchard College of Business is nationally accredited by the Association of Collegiate Business Schools and Programs (ACBSP). The degrees accredited by ACBSP are: Bachelor of Science (BS) with majors in Accounting, Business Administration, and Marketing; and MBA.

- The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education accredits the Bachelor of Science in Nursing and the Master of Science - Nursing degree programs.

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