Program of Study

Earn a degree from Grand Canyon University's College of Arts and Sciences

Grand Canyon University's College of Arts and Sciences offers a variety of undergraduate and graduate degree programs in liberal arts as well as health sciences. With programs that include those in Christian Studies, Justice Studies, Public Health, Athletic Training, Medical Imaging, Health Care Administration, Counseling, and Psychology, you can to choose a degree program that best aligns with your personal and career goals.

Liberal Arts Degree Programs

The "Arts" side of the College of Arts and Sciences includes liberal arts degree programs. A liberal arts degree presents you with an expansive educational foundation, preparing you for a variety of exciting, in-demand career choices. GCU's liberal arts degrees are focused on broadening critical thinking skills through the presentation of an up-to-date and relevant curriculum. This foundational mission is accomplished by an engaging faculty who integrate Christian perspectives throughout their academic disciplines.  The student-focused Christian leaders in our classrooms engage, challenge and impart lessons of personal responsibility to young adults seeking to understand and validate Christian beliefs in the context of careers and life in our diverse world. 

Healthcare Degree Programs

The "Science" side of the College of Arts and Sciences includes healthcare degree programs. The health care field is hands down the largest industry in the United States today (Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2010). The field of health care is projected to experience a rapid rate of growth over the next decade due to the aging of the baby boomer generation, as well as technological advances in patient care. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, there will be a 30.3% increase in available health care jobs from now to 2014. Furthermore, of the 20 fastest growing occupations today, eight are in health care. This means health care graduates will continue to be in high demand.

Grand Canyon University's healthcare degree programs offer the necessary didactic as well as practical hands-on training to prepare you for a professional healthcare career. You'll learn from practitioner healthcare faculty members who have worked in their respective fields and care about your success.

College of Arts and Sciences Degree Programs

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Master of Science in Addiction Counseling
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Master of Science in Criminal Justice with an Emphasis in Law Enforcement
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Master of Science in Criminal Justice with an Emphasis in Legal Studies
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Master of Science in Professional Counseling
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Master of Science in Psychology with an Emphasis in General Psychology
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Master of Science in Psychology with an Emphasis in Industrial and Organizational Psychology
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Bachelor of Arts in Communications
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Bachelor of Arts in English Literature
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Bachelor of Arts in History
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Bachelor of Science in Biology with an Emphasis in Pre-Medicine
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Bachelor of Science in Biology with an Emphasis in Pre-Pharmacy
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Bachelor of Science in Biology with an Emphasis in Pre-Physical Therapy
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Bachelor of Science in Biology with an Emphasis in Pre-Physician Assistant
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Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with an Emphasis in Big Data Analytics
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Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with an Emphasis in Business Entrepreneurship
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Bachelor of Science in Computer Science with an Emphasis in Game and Simulation Development
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Bachelor of Science in Counseling with an Emphasis in Addiction, Chemical Dependency, and Substance Abuse
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Bachelor of Science in Counseling with an Emphasis in Addiction, Chemical Dependency, and Substance Abuse
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Bachelor of Science in Counseling with an Emphasis in Addiction, Chemical Dependency, and Substance Abuse
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Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science with an Emphasis in Health Education
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Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science with an Emphasis in Physical Education
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Bachelor of Science in Forensic Science
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Bachelor of Science in Information Technology with an Emphasis in Business Entrepreneurship
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Bachelor of Science in Information Technology with an Emphasis in Health IT
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Bachelor of Science in Information Technology with an Emphasis in Technology Innovation
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Bachelor of Science in Justice Studies
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Bachelor of Science in Sociology
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* Programs subject to change.