Flexible Online Programs to Help Become a Leader of Tomorrow
An online Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) program from Grand Canyon University (GCU) helps encourage and inspire learners who are passionate about their fields of study and ready for leadership in their professions, communities and society. At GCU, the College of Doctoral Studies is an innovative community that connects faculty and learners.
Discover ways of teaching, leading and training others using advanced knowledge of humans' mental and emotional responses with GCU’s PhD programs online. Use your knowledge and skills toward teaching or conducting psychological research within business, government or higher education. Choose from several emphases, including performance psychology, cognitive psychology, I/O psychology and technology, learning and psychology.
The GCU Difference
GCU has been an accredited university for over 50 years and has created a track record of success in online education. Our online PhD degrees are fully part of the university’s educational curriculum, with full support from professors and academic counselors.
In the same fashion, all of our online programs are led by faculty who holds years of experience in their respective field. We offer a competitive and affordable online tuition and a schedule that is tailored to your schedule. Learn more about online learning at GCU and how earning a degree can be the next step to career success.
Earning your PhD is a big decision. Get answers to frequently asked questions from people considering continuing their education with a doctoral degree.
*COVID-19 has adversely affected the global economy and data from 2020 may be atypical compared to prior years. The pandemic may impact the predicted future workforce outcomes indicated by the Bureau of Labor Statistics as well. Accordingly, data shown is based on 2017, which can be found here: U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Employment Outlook for Graduate-Level Occupations.