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Benefits for Canyon Christian Schools Consortium Members

Members of the Canyon Christian Schools Consortium (CCSC) will benefit in the following ways:

    • Student Scholarship. High school students (grades 9-12), graduating from a CCSC member high school, will receive a $5,000 (for those living on campus) or $2,500 (for those living off campus) CCSC scholarship at GCU per year for each year of attendance at a CCSC member high school. This could save students up to $20,000 on college tuition over the course of four years. The Christian high school must be a CCSC member at the time of the student's graduation in order to be eligible for the scholarship. GCU scholarships are allowed to be combined up to the following limits:
      - President's Scholars on campus housing - up to $16,500*
      - All other scholars on campus housing - up to $14,000*
      - All scholars living off campus - up to $11,500*

    • Dual Enrollment. CCSC members will have access to a catalog of dual enrollment courses for current high school students, offering them an opportunity to reduce the time to complete a bachelor's degree from four years to three. This could reduce college costs by up to 25 percent.

    • Degree Discount for Staff. CCSC members will have access to an exclusive 10 percent discount for their staff, providing savings toward tuition and fees for online undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degree programs at GCU. (The CCSC discount cannot be combined with any other institutional scholarship, aid offer or discount.)

    • Degree Disocunt for Parents. CCSC members will have access to an exclusive 10 percent discount for their students' parents, providing savings toward tuition and fees for online undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degree programs at GCU. (The CCSC discount cannot be combined with any other institutional scholarship, aid offer or discount.)

    • Degree Discount for Spouses. CCSC members will have access to an exclusive five percent discount for spouses of their staff, providing savings toward tuition and fees for online undergraduate, graduate or doctoral degree programs at GCU. (The CCSC discount cannot be combined with any other institutional scholarship, aid offer or discount.)

      Benefits for Canyon Christian School Consortium Members
    • Continuing Education/Single Course Discount. Individual courses from GCU's degree programs, along with a portfolio of six-week online continuing education classes, will be offered at a 10 percent discount to staff and parents of students in CCSC member-schools. (The CCSC discount cannot be combined with any other institutional scholarship, aid offer or discount.)

    • Educational Development and Support (EDS). CCSC members will have access to GCU's Educational Development and Support (EDS) services. Available EDS opportunities include: Speakers Bureau (motivational speaking and lecture), Professional Development (instruction based on specific subject matter and customized to address specific needs) and Coaching, Mentoring and Consultation (individualized assistance in areas requested).

    • Cohorts. CCSC members may request cohort programs for continuing education, individual courses and/or undergraduate, graduate and doctoral degree programs to be delivered on GCU's campus, at regionally approved GCU sites or online.

    • Online Job Board. CCSC members will have access to the GCU Online Job Board to post employment opportunities and search for applicants.

    • Priority Placements. CCSC members requesting student teaching/practicum placements of GCU teacher candidates will receive priority. It's suggested that the signee submit an official affiliation agreement to GCU through a University Development Representative or GCU Teacher Placement Specialist.

    • GCU Presentations. CCSC members will have access to GCU staff to make presentations to parents and students regarding financing a Christian education and the CCSC tuition scholarship.

    • Communication. CCSC members will receive priority communication about GCU-sponsored initiatives and programs that benefit students, staff and school communities.

  • Facility Use. CCSC members will have access to GCU for facility usage, subject to availability. If there is a charge for any facility use, CCSC members will receive a significant discount. CCSC members will receive preference over non-members for facility use.

To learn more about CCSC membership, please contact:

Greg Harman
Executive Director of Academic Alliances
Office: 602-639-6350
Cell: 602-850-1384
Fax: 602-343-4812
greg.harman@gcu.edu

Jeff Glosser
Director of Academic Alliances
Office: 602-639-7660
Cell: 602-403-0571
Fax: 602-343-4812
jeff.glosser@gcu.edu  
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* This scholarship offer is valid through January 13, 2014, for the 2014 Spring Semester.
To be eligible, students must meet and maintain scholarship requirements. If you drop below the minimum renewal criteria, your scholarship will be forfeited.
Grand Canyon University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission.
(800-621-7440; http://hlcommission.org/)
GCU reserves the right to decline scholarship awards for any reason.