The College of Nursing and Health Care Professions has a nearly 35-year tradition of preparing students to fill evolving healthcare roles as highly qualified professionals educated in direct care, management, health education and administration. Grand Canyon University's (GCU's) College of Nursing and Health Care Professions' online nursing programs were ranked the third most popular online nursing program nationwide in 20211 and they help prepare tomorrow's healthcare leaders.
Grand Canyon University’s (GCU) nursing programs use in-class and online environments to advance critical thinking, professionalism, accountability and ethical decision-making by applying science, health and nursing theories. This is all fulfilled within our Christian identity and mission, known as One Foundation.
Students looking to become a BSN-prepared nurse can earn up to $17,000 off tuition with the RN to BSN Scholarship.2Get Started
Part of why GCU's online nursing program ranked among top three most popular nationwide in 20211 is because GCU offers a wide range of programs. Options range from both pre-licensure and post licensure BSN nursing programs, bridge pathways to BSN or MSN, as well as a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) and Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP). We offer a variety of online nursing programs, undergraduate healthcare degrees and healthcare management programs that help prepare you to lead in your field. Explore GCU's nursing, healthcare and athletic training degrees to learn more.
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1 Retrieved from College Factual, 2021 Most Popular Nursing Schools in May 2021.
2 MOU-RN-BSN Monthly-Jun2022: This scholarship is only valid for those applicants who submit a complete application for a Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) degree program beginning in June 2022. If you enroll in the RN to BSN degree program through any of the College of Nursing’s online or evening campus offerings, Grand Canyon University will offer you 30% off per course for your program, reducing the cost to $339.50 per credit. This offer cannot be combined with any other scholarships.
3 NCBSN, Report 1 – Number and Percent Passing of First-Time Candidates Educated in NRB Jurisdictions in March 2021
4 Earn your BSN and MSN in as little as 2.5 years. Transfer of 90 credits that apply to your degree, and continuous enrollment required.
5 Based on location, applicants must transfer a minimum of 60 of the required 123 credits, or have completed a baccalaureate degree, and complete nine prerequisite courses/labs and 10 general education courses prior to starting the core nursing courses which can be completed in 16 months.