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3 Reasons to Earn an Online Education Degree from GCU


By Kellianne Holland
Early Childhood Education Major, College of Education

Grand Canyon University makes it possible for anyone qualified to become a student, whether you are a recent high school graduate or a working parent. GCU’s education degrees online make it possible for aspiring educators to work towards their goals. Here are a few reasons why GCU is the best place to earn your online education degree:


An online degree option allows you to work towards earning your bachelor’s or master’s degree in the comfort of your own home, a library or even at your local Starbucks. All you need is a computer, laptop or tablet and Internet connection!


Earning an online education degree means that you are not required to attend an in-person lecture, show up to a classroom or regularly visit campus. Instead, you have the flexibility of completing your courses according to your own availability and schedule. And, for your practicum and field experiences in public, private or charter schools, you can arrange them according to your availability. This is makes an education possible for those who are balancing responsibilities such as working or parenting.


Earning an online degree from GCU’s College of Education can help you gain valuable experience from a college with a history of preparing highly qualified educators. Between required practicum hours and instruction from faculty who care about student success, you will be prepared to succeed in the classroom. Our College of Education Promise ensures we will be there every step of the way. GCU’s College of Education and its courses are reputable and truly prepare you to become a teacher of the modern world.

Online degree programs make it easy and accessible for anyone to work towards their career goals. The convenience, flexibility and credibility make GCU’s online courses a great option for all students.

Grand Canyon University’s online degree programs offer the flexibility you need to get ahead, providing a quality education to help you thrive in today’s complex business world. Visit our website or use the Request More Information button at the top of the page to learn more about Grand Canyon University’s education degrees.

About Kellianne Holland
Early Childhood Education Major, Digital Copywriter for GCU Blogs

Kellianne Holland is a freshman studying early childhood development at Grand Canyon University. She loves writing and is very passionate about learning about the mental development of young children. When she isn’t studying or blogging, Kellianne can be found spending her free time making tea and cookies, creating amazing vegan recipes or spoiling her weird little dog, Murphy. She also likes traveling, is an advocate for animal rights and owns a giant collection of mugs and teacups. Kellianne hopes to change the world through one day revolutionizing the way that young children are being taught in school in America. Her motto is “children learn better when they are ready, so why stress them out.”

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