College of Doctoral Studies

Earn Your Doctoral Degree At Grand Canyon University

In an increasingly competitive and evolving market, the demand for greater knowledge is ever growing. By earning your doctoral degree at Grand Canyon University you may be able to take your career to the next level. GCU offers a variety of doctoral degree specializations for learners with diverse interests and goals. Learn more about the doctoral programs, including several PhD programs offered at GCU's College of Doctoral Studies.  

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At GCU, we have created a unique doctoral experience that connects learners with faculty in a vibrant community that offers an accelerated opportunity for scholar-practitioners to complete a purposeful doctoral journey.

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Doctoral Degree Programs

Doctor of Business Administration with an  Emphasis in Management
Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership with an Emphasis in Behavioral Health
Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership with an Emphasis in Christian Ministry
Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership with an Emphasis in K-12 Leadership
Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership with an Emphasis in Organizational Development
Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership with an Emphasis in Special Education
Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership with an Emphasis in Higher Education Leadership
Doctor of Education in Organizational Leadership with an Emphasis in Health Care Administration
Doctor of Philosophy in General Psychology with an Emphasis in Integrating Technology, Learning, and Psychology
Doctor of Philosophy in General Psychology with an Emphasis in Performance Psychology
Doctor of Philosophy in General Psychology with an Emphasis in Cognition and Instruction
Doctor of Philosophy in General Psychology with an Emphasis in Industrial and Organizational Psychology
Education Specialist in K-12 Leadership
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Your Next Steps in Earning a Doctoral Degree

Ready to start the doctoral journey? Request More Information and a Doctoral Specialist will answer your questions about the program. If you are ready to start, select the Apply Now link and complete the GCU application.

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Adil Dalal, a doctoral learner enrolled in a performance psychology degree, has published a new book, "A Legacy Driven Life: Live a Legacy to Leave a Legacy."

Says Dalal: "The hope is that collectively we can live a legacy of higher purpose and mission ... and leave a meaningful legacy for future generations consisting of positive thoughts, positive words and positive actions." Dalal also authored "The 12 Pillars of Project Excellence: A Lean Approach to Improving Project Results.

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