Grand Canyon UniversitySchool Overview: Acceptance Rate, Tuition, and More

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Phoenix, Arizona Private For Profit regional Accreditation

$17,800

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About Grand Canyon University

Grand Canyon University is a large private university located on an urban campus in Phoenix, Arizona. It has a total undergraduate enrollment of 96,211, and admissions are selective, with an acceptance rate of 77%. The university offers 62 bachelor's degrees, has an average graduation rate of 41%, and a student-faculty ratio of 21:1. Tuition and fees for students are $17,800.

Admissions Breakdown

Acceptance Rate Insight

77% of students were accepted during the 2019-2020 school year. Sometimes schools with midrange acceptance rates have higher standards of entry but are still accessible to many students who apply.

Acceptance Rate 77%

Retention Rate 65%

Graduation Rate 41%

SAT & ACT

SAT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

ACT 25th-75th Percentile Currently Unavailable

Ways to Learn

Hybrid The program is a combination of on-campus and online learning and varies per program.
International Online classes are available for students around the world.

Learning Environment

This school has a student body of more than 15,000 students.

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73%

Female Student Population

21:1

Student to Faculty Ratio

96k

Students Enrolled

Demographics

White

46%

Black

20%

Hispanic

19%

Unknown

6%

Two or more races

4%

Asian

3%

Non-U.S. Citizen

1%

American Indian/Alaska Native

1%

Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander

1%

Socio-Economic Diversity

39% of students received an income-based federal Pell Grant intended for low-income students.

Financial Aid Breakdown

Students Receiving Aid

Federal Grant Aid

39%

State Grant Aid

2%

Institution Grant Aid

98%

Pell Grant

39%

Average Aid Awarded
Federal Grant Aid $5,144
State Grant Aid $879
Institution Grant Aid $7,951
Pell Grant Aid $4,645
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Understanding Grants & Scholarships

Data collected from the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS), [2019-2020]. In the absence of IPED data, information was collected directly from the school and is accurate as of the date of collection. Contact the school directly for the most current and complete information.