Colangelo College of Business
The Colangelo College of Business shapes talented, driven students into values-oriented leaders of tomorrow. Named in honor of legendary sports and business leader Jerry Colangelo, the college is founded on the belief that entrepreneurialism drives innovation forward in the global marketplace. Academic offerings and a focus on applied learning provide students with a portfolio of skills and knowledge essential for building a successful career path. Graduates enter the complex workforce possessing academic excellence rooted in servant leadership, innovation and entrepreneurial spirit.
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Business Majors and Programs
The Colangelo College of Business (CCOB) offers myriad bachelor's, master's, bridge and post-graduate programs, including business administration, business management, accounting, sports management and MBA degrees - among an extensive selection of other business specializations. Featured business programs include the following new featured opportunities in golf, tennis and hospitality management.
Golf Management - Love the game. Learn the business.
The Bachelor of Science in Business Management with an Emphasis in Golf Management degree program at Grand Canyon University equips students with the knowledge and experience to pursue an exciting career in the golf industry. The golf management program is part of the prestigious Colangelo College of Business and its accredited business management degree. This interdisciplinary approach develops students into well-rounded, highly skilled sports industry professionals. Students will gain hands-on experiences at GCU's newly remodeled golf course, driving range, clubhouse, practice facilities and more.
Tennis Management - Never separate work and place again.
The Bachelor of Science in Business Management with an Emphasis in Tennis Management degree program at Grand Canyon University prepares students for a career in sports and tennis management. At the heart of the specialized tennis management program is the accredited business management degree within the Colangelo College of Business. In a partnership with the United States Professional Tennis Association, students will earn USPTA certification as part of the program (along with other industry certifications). Opportunities include competing in tennis tournaments as a Division I, club or intramural student-athlete and working in tennis club operations, from instruction to management.
Hospitality Management - Your office. Their vacation.
The Bachelor of Science in Business Management with an Emphasis in Hospitality Management degree program at Grand Canyon University prepares students with the training to excel in management positions within the rapidly growing tourism and hospitality industry - an industry thriving particularly in Arizona and the Southwest. The hospitality management program is designed to provide students with the specific skills and experiences industry leaders are looking for in today's professionals. Opportunities to learn beyond the classroom include hands-on experiences at GCU's hotel, restaurant, conference center and golf course.