Education at Grand Canyon University

Education at Grand Canyon University

We've gathered data and other essential information about the program, such as the ethnicity of students, how many students graduated in recent times, and more. In addition, we cover how Grand Canyon University ranks in comparison to other schools with education programs.

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Education Degrees Available at Grand Canyon University

Grand Canyon University Education Rankings

The bachelor's program at Grand Canyon University was ranked #855 on College Factual's Best Schools for education list. It is also ranked #8 in Arizona.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Popular Master’s Degree Colleges for Education 2
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Online Education Schools 2
Most Popular Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Education 2
Most Popular Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Education 8
Most Focused Master’s Degree Colleges for Education 68
Best Value Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Education 94
Most Focused Doctor’s Degree Colleges for Education 179
Best Value Master’s Degree Colleges for Education 225
Best Value Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Education 276
Best Education Doctor’s Degree Schools 344
Most Focused Bachelor’s Degree Colleges for Education 536
Best Education Master’s Degree Schools 632
Best Education Bachelor’s Degree Schools 746

Popularity of Education at Grand Canyon University

During the 2019-2020 academic year, Grand Canyon University handed out 1256 bachelor's degrees in education. Due to this, the school was ranked #2 in popularity out of all colleges and universities that offer this degree. This is an increase of 3% over the previous year when 1,222 degrees were handed out.

In 2020, 5,043 students received their master’s degree in education from Grand Canyon University. This makes it the #1 most popular school for education master’s degree candidates in the country.

In addition, 189 students received their doctoral degrees in education in 2020, making the school the #8 most popular school in the United States for this category of students.

Grand Canyon University Education Students

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the education majors at Grand Canyon University.

Grand Canyon University Education Bachelor’s Program

During the 2019-2020 academic year, 1,256 education majors earned their bachelor's degree from Grand Canyon University. Of these graduates, 10% were men and 90% were women.

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The majority of the students with this major are white. About 63% of 2020 graduates were in this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Grand Canyon University with a bachelor's in education.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 12
Black or African American 135
Hispanic or Latino 200
White 786
Non-Resident Aliens 5
Other Races 118

Grand Canyon University Education Master’s Program

For the most recent academic year available, 18% of education master's degrees went to men and 82% went to women.

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The majority of master's degree recipients in this major at Grand Canyon University are white. In the most recent graduating class for which data is available, 56% of students fell into this category.

The following table and chart show the ethnic background for students who recently graduated from Grand Canyon University with a master's in education.

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Ethnic Background Number of Students
Asian 122
Black or African American 1,036
Hispanic or Latino 813
White 3,242
Non-Resident Aliens 9
Other Races 551

Education Majors

Education students may decide to major in one of the following focus areas. Individual majors may not be available for all degree levels.

Major Annual Graduates
Teacher Education Grade Specific 2,685
Special Education 1,538
Educational Administration 1,109
Teacher Education Subject Specific 914
General Education 648
Teaching English or French 167
Instructional Media Design 164
Curriculum & Instruction 1

Related Major Annual Graduates
Psychology 794
Communication & Journalism 330
History 89
Social Sciences 87

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