Grand Canyon University, College of Nursing & Health Care Professions

3300 W. Camelback Road
Phoenix, AZ 85017
United States
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Mission Statement

Grand Canyon University prepares learners to become global citizens, critical thinkers, effective communicators and responsible leaders by providing an academically challenging, values-based curriculum from the context of our Christian heritage.


  • Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
  • State Board of Registered Nursing
  • Higher Learning Commission (HLC)
  • Immersive Simulation provisionally accredited through the Society for Simulation in Healthcare (SSH)

Program Distinctives

  • Summer mission trips available for students.
  • Immersive Simulation Suites
  • One Foundation-guides our learning and communities toward faithfulness, excellence and service to God and our neighbors

Mission/Service Learning Opportunities

  • City Serve-work with national retailer and suppliers to distribute products through local churches and faith-based organizations
  • Habitat for Humanity Outreach
  • Lopes for Literacy

Degrees Offered

  • RN to BSN
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BS, BSN)
  • Accelerated BSN (post-bachelor’s/second degree BSN)
  • Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • Master of Science in Nursing / Master of Business Administration (MSN/MBA)
  • Post-Master’s Certificate
  • Family Nurse Practitioner
  • Doctorate of Nursing Practice (DNP)
  • Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner