Learn more about GCU, a private Christian university in Phoenix



Welcome to Grand Canyon University, the premier private Christian university located in the heart of Phoenix, Arizona. Over 7,000 students attend class and live on the more than 100 acre campus while over 40,000 students, mostly working adults, enjoy the convenience of earning a degree on their schedule though our online programs.

Since 1949, GCU has been helping students find their purpose and achieve their potential by preparing them to peruse their chosen career, advance in their current career or re-career into a different field. Discover one of the 100 majors and concentrations of bachelors, masters or doctoral degree programs in the fields of business, education, nursing, Christian studies, counseling, psychology, health sciences, performing arts and liberal arts.