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Educational Studies, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 105 days
, AZ, | Online
The field of education plays a unique role in effecting positive change in communities and society as a whole. The Bachelor of Science in Educational Studies degree program offered by Grand Canyon University prepares graduates to work toward a brighter future by influencing educational policies, laws, programs and curricula. 


The Bachelor of Science in Educational Studies degree program offered by Grand Canyon University is offered both online and on-campus. GCU seeks to graduate students who have gained both a firm foundational knowledge and the ability to thoughtfully reflect and think critically about the world around them. This rigorous curriculum guides students in analyzing ethical dilemmas in the educational arena through the lens of the Christian perspective. There is a strong emphasis on servant leadership.

What Can You Do with a Bachelor’s in Educational Studies?

This educational studies bachelor’s degree is a multidisciplinary program that prepares students to pursue a variety of careers across a diverse range of settings. The foundational skills you will acquire during your coursework will translate well to various professions. Graduates may choose to pursue a job in any of these settings:

  • Nontraditional schools
  • Nonprofit organizations
  • Daycares
  • Early childhood education centers
  • Social service agencies
  • Public or private community organizations

Detailed Programme Facts

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  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 105 days
    • Duration description
      Online: 7 weeks Campus: 15 weeks
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus, Online

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Early Childhood Literature
  • Adolescent Literacy
  • Early Literacy Development
  • Special Education Litigation and Law
  • Cultural Diversity in the Classroom
  • Educating the Exceptional Learner
  • Faith in Learning, Leading and Serving

            English Language Requirements

            This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

            General Requirements

            • General Education coursework prepares Grand Canyon University graduates to think critically, communicate clearly, live responsibly in a diverse world, and thoughtfully integrate their faith and ethical convictions into all dimensions of life. 
            • These competencies, essential to an effective and satisfying life, are outlined in the General Education Learner Outcomes. General Education courses embody the breadth of human understanding and creativity contained in the liberal arts and sciences tradition. Students take an array of foundational knowledge courses that promote expanded knowledge, insight, and the outcomes identified in the University's General Education Competencies. 

            Tuition Fee

            • International

              16500 USD/year
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 8250 USD per semester and a duration of 105 days.
            • National

              16500 USD/year
              Tuition Fee
              Based on the original amount of 8250 USD per semester and a duration of 105 days.
            We've labeled the tuition fee that applies to you because we think you are from and prefer over other currencies.

            Campus: $8250 per semester

            Online: $440 per credit

            Living costs for Phoenix

            • 900 - 1450 USD/month
              Living Costs

            The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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