Beyond the Bedside: Four Unique Career Paths for Health Care Professionals

Provided by Grand Canyon University

Major policy reforms and the emergence of technology have combined to result in high demand for uniquely trained health care professionals. The College of Nursing and Health Care Professions at Grand Canyon University (GCU) has a 35-year tradition of preparing students to fill evolving health care roles. Explore these next-level options for your life and career:

Health Care Administration
Understand the unique dynamics and structure of health care organizations, including the public, private, social and cultural forces that shape care systems. Get prepared for senior health care management and executive roles.

Master of Science in Health Care Administration
Bachelor of Science in Health Care Administration
Master of Science in Nursing with an Emphasis in Leadership in Health Care Systems

Public Health
Learn to meet the many challenges that face 21st century health care systems, including environmental concerns, emerging diseases, geopolitical instability and more. Work within health care and public policy settings to create and implement solutions.

Master of Public Health
Master of Science in Nursing with an Emphasis in Public Health

Apply data to clinical decision-making. Learn to develop research-based interventions, evaluate outcomes and help organizations integrate technology into all phases of patient care.

Master of Science in Nursing with an Emphasis in Health Care informatics

Education and Clinical Leadership
Share your insight as an educator or clinical leader. Guide the delivery of care while ensuring continued quality.

Master of Science in Nursing with an Emphasis in Nursing Education
Doctor of Nursing Practice

GCU’s College of Nursing and Health Care Professions is now offering a 10% scholarship off tuition for all clients of EdCor. Enroll now and find out how you can take advantage of the EdCor client scholarship. Call 855-287-0121 or visit

The information printed in this material is accurate as of NOVEMBER 2016. For the most up-to-date information about admission requirements, tuition, scholarships and more, visit For more information about our graduation rates, the median debt of students who complete the program, and other important information, please visit our website at Please note, not all GCU programs are available in all states and in all learning modalities. Program availability is contingent on student enrollment. The baccalaureate degree in nursing, master’s degree in nursing and Doctor of Nursing Practice at GCU are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education ( GCU’s College of Nursing and Health Care Professions is also approved by the Arizona State Board of Nursing. Grand Canyon University is regionally accredited by the Higher Learning Commission (800-621-7440; GCU, while reserving its lawful rights in light of its Christian mission, is committed to maintaining an academic environment that is free from unlawful discrimination. Further detail on GCU’s Non-Discrimination policies can be found at © 2016 Grand Canyon University