• Address: 16025 W 113th Street Lenexa, KS 66219

  • Phone Number: (888) 947-2684

  • Website: https://www.grantham.edu

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About Grantham University

Grantham University was established by a World War II veteran, Donald Grantham in the year 1951. The university has been offering 100% online programs since the mid-2000s and provides support for those who have served in the US military. The university is recognized as a top military-friendly school by Military Advanced Education and Transition. It is a private for-profit type institution. Grantham University phone number is (888) 947-2684. 

The mission of the university is to provide high-quality education which is affordable and accessible for the busy lifestyle of people. It aims to make a difference in society and provide a chance for acquiring education to veterans, college students, adults, and the people from different walks of life. It believes that education must enhance people's life and hence it is serving a diverse population across the world. 

  • In 2005, the university was one of the five universities chosen to participate in the USA Learn/GoLearn initiative.

  • There are 8,637 students enrolled in the university which include 5,151 full-time and 3,486 part-time enrollments.

  • The student-faculty ratio is 21:1.

  • The graduation rate is 38%. 

  • The retention rate for full-time students is 46% and for part-time students is 19%.

  • Grantham University address is 16025 W 113th St, Lenexa, KS 66219, USA.


Grantham University Online

  • The university is focused on providing students with interactive programs that work best for a busy lifestyle or working class.

  • Grantham University student login page provides the students with a single sign-on access to a variety of facilities like access to the library, tracking of the attendance and submitting seminars and assignments. Click here to Log in to Grantham University Glife Portal

  • University Staff Directory is an online portal designed to get more information about the faculties working in the university. Through this, the students get an overview of the university and its working.

  • Grantham University Blackboard Learn online facility provides an interactive and immersive platform for online students to attend virtual classes and complete their academic proceedings. 


Grantham University School and Colleges

  • College of Engineering and Computer Science

  • Mark Skousen School of Business

  • College of Arts and Sciences

  • College of Nursing and Allied Health


Grantham University Tuition

The average tuition fee for the various online courses offered by the university is given below. Tuition is respect to change on a yearly basis and the program type. The university aims to provide affordable tuition to the students in order to make pursuing education easier.

Degree Type Average Total Tuition 
Associate $17,199
Bachelors $33,324
Masters $12,250
Certificate $4,652
Graduate Certificate $5,850

Grantham University Programs

There are 53 online programs being offered across 12 disciplines. The majors include Accounting, Business Management, Criminal Justice, Information Technology, Nursing, Health Sciences, Computer Science, Engineering, Education, Interdisciplinary Studies, Information System and Arts.

Grantham University Degrees offered is Associate of Arts, Associate of Science, Associate of Applied Science, Bachelor of Science, Bachelor of Arts, Master of Business Administration, Master of Science, Certificate and Graduate Certificate courses.

Some of the online programs offered by the university include the following.

Associate of Science in Computer Science

Associate of Arts in General Studies

Bachelor of Arts in Multidisciplinary Studies

Bachelor of Business Administration in Financial Planning

Bachelor of Science in Accounting

Master of Business Administration in Project Management

Graduate Certificate in Business Administration

Master of Science in Business Intelligence

Certificate in Paraprofessional Teaching Assistant

Master of Health Care Association


Grantham University Financial Aid

The university provides financial assistance to the students in need. These aids are provided in the form of scholarships, grants, work-study options, and loans.

Students wishing to avail of these measures are required to fill in the FAFSA form. Grantham University federal school code is 041223.

The various financial aids provided by the university are given below.

  • Federal Aid such as Pell Grant, Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant, Federal Subsidized and Unsubsidized Loans, and Direct PLUS Loans are offered.

  • Institutional Aid includes Commander Everett Alvarez, Jr. Resilience Scholarship, Grantham Salutes Eangus Scholarship, Federally Employed Women Scholarship, Grantham Scholarship for the National Organization of Black in Government and Private Veterans Scholarship.

  • Tuition Assistance, GI Bill and MyCAA are provided as Military Aid

For more information, contact Grantham University Financial Aid Office number - (866) 850-2980


Grantham University Accreditation

Institutional Accreditation

  • The university has been accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission (DEAC).

Programmatic Accreditation

  • Business Administration programs are accredited by the International Accreditation Council for Business Education.

  • The Accounting program is accredited by The Association to Advance Collegiate Schools of Business.

  • Electronics Engineering Technology program is accredited by the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET).


Grantham University Online Library

  • The university has a virtual library which consists of a wide range of searchable databases.

  • The university library has more than 9,000 journals to use for all the programs and subjects.

  • The resources found that the library includes Ebooks, Webinars and Whitepaper.

  • A team has been set up to clarify any doubt regarding the working of the library through email or skype.


Grantham University Reviews and Rankings

Highlighted reviews by the students are as follows.

  • Grantham is a financial friendly university.

  • The degree from this university has a high value in the job market across various countries.

  • It is a military student-based institute with a good reputation.

  • Faculties are helpful and friendly.

  • Student-centric approach is included in the curriculum.

The university rankings are given below.

  • The university is awarded as the 'Best for Vets Colleges' by Military Times EDGE publication in 2017.

  • Ranked as the 'Top Military Friendly School' by Military Advanced Education and Transition in 2017.

  • National Guard Association of the United States has presented the Legion de Lafayette Award to the university 2016.

Grantham University Overview

Institution Type

(4 Years) Private For-Profit
Also see:
For-Profit vs Not-For-Profit

Headquartered at

Lenexa, Kansas

FAFSA/Federal School Code

041223
Also see:
What is FAFSA school code?
How to fill FAFSA application?

Institutional Accreditation

DEAC
Also see:
What is Accreditation in Colleges and Universities?

Programmatic Accreditation

AACSB, IACBE, ABET

Historically Black College or University

No

Facilities

Military Friendly, Veterans Friendly , Yellow Ribbon Program, G.I Bill, eLibrary

Data Source: https://www.grantham.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS, Federal Student Aid, CHEA.

Grantham University Statistics

Key Statistics
Student Faculty Ratio 21: 1
Retention Rate Full Time: 46 % Part Time: 19 %
Total Population 8,637
Student Population Full Time: 5,151 Part Time: 3,486
Gender Division Male: 52 % Female: 48 %

Graduation Rate

The College Monk

Male: 40 %

The College Monk

Female: 35 %

Total Graduation Rate: 38 %

Graduation rate with bachelors degree completed

Race & Ethnicity

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS for Fall 2016.

Grantham University Majors and Online Programs

Schools and Colleges in Grantham University

College of Engineering and Computer Science

Majors available

Public Administration Interdisciplinary Studies

Mark Skousen School of Business

Majors available

Business Management

College of Nursing and Allied Health

Majors available

Nursing Health Science

College of Arts and Sciences

Majors available

Literature Safety

Grantham University Admissions and Application Requirement


Admission to Grantham University 

Admission Requirements

Undergraduate Program

  • Completion of high school or its equivalent with a minimum CGPA of 2.5

Graduate Program

 Completion of baccalaureate, masters or first-level professional degree with a GPA of 2.5 or more

 Note 

Applicants who are from an institution where English is not the primary language must meet the following requirements

  • For Undergraduate Programs
    • A minimum score of 500 in Test of English as a Foreign Language paper-based (TOEFL PBT) or 61 on the internet-based test (iBT).

    • A minimum score of 6.0 on the International English Language Test (IELTS).

    • A minimum score of 44 on the PTE Academic Score Report.

  • For Graduate students
    • A minimum score of 530 in Test of English as a Foreign Language paper-based (TOEFL PBT) or 71 on the internet-based test (iBT).

    • A minimum score of 6.5 on the International English Language Test (IELTS).

    • A minimum score of 50 on the PTE Academic Score Report.


Technical Requirements

  • Computer System Requirements
    • Windows 7, 8, 8.1 or 10

    • Adobe Acrobat Reader (2015 or higher)

    • Adobe Flash Player (19 or higher)

    • Java 7 (or higher)

    • Antivirus Software

    • Broadband internet speed with minimum speed of 256kbs

  • Supported Browsers
    • Chrome 36 (or higher)

    • Firefox 31 (or higher)

    • Internet Explorer 9 (or higher)

Grantham University Financial Aid and Scholarships

Federal Aid

Federal Grants Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Pell Grant $5,815 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Maintain satisfactory academic progress standards. June 30th, 2018
Iraq and Afghanistan Service Grant $4,367 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Demonstrate financial need. June 30th, 2018
Federal Loans Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Federal Subsidized Loan $8,029 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Enrolled half-time to be eligible for the Direct Loan program. Varies
Direct PLUS Loans $8,029 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Maintain satisfactory academic progress standards. Varies
Federal Unsubsidized Loans $8,029 U.S. citizen or eligible noncitizen. Maintain satisfactory academic progress standards. Varies

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Institutional Aid

Institutional Scholarships Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Commander Everett Alvarez, Jr. Resilience Scholarship Varies Member of the United States Armed Forces. Meet minimum admission requirements. December 31st, 2018
Granthum Salutes Eangus Scholarship $40,077 1000 word essay. Valid in the name of the original recipient. June 10th, 2018
Federally Employed Women (FEW) Scholarship $39,471 1000 word essay. Valid in the name of the original recipient. April 20th, 2018
Grantham Scholarship for the National Organization of Black In Government (B.I.G.) $39,471 Meet minimum admission requirement of the university. 1000 word essay. January 12th, 2019
Private Veterans Scholarship $1,000 US Veteran. November 30th, 2018

Data Source: https://www.grantham.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Military Aid

Military Financial Aid Award per year Eligibilty Application Deadline
Tuition Assistance $2,339 Served period of 36 months after September 10, 2001. Varies
GI Bill $4,116 Served period of 36 months after September 10, 2001. Varies
MyCAA $4,000 Military spouses pursuing license or Associate’s degree. Varies

Data Source: https://www.grantham.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal Aid based on family income

Family Income Average Federal Aid per year
Under $30,000 $12,425
$30,001 - $48,000 $12,443
$48,001 - $75,000 $13,513
$75,001 - $110,000 $15,223

Data Source: U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Federal, State or Institutional Aid Awarded Percent Avg Amount per year
Undergraduate students awarded Pell grants 44% $4,138
Federal, State or Institutional aid awarded for Full-time, first-time undergraduates 77% $3,805
Federal Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 66% $4,367
Institutional Grant awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 15% $335
Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 65% $8,029
Federal Students Loans awarded for full-time, first-time undergraduates 65% $8,029
Average aid awarded as grant or scholarship $ 12,766
Military Aid
Number of students receiving (DOD) tuition assistance: 3,941
Total tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $9,015,519
Average tuition assistance awarded (DOD): $2,288
Tuition Policies for Veterans and Military https://www.grantham.edu/military-colleges/
Post-9/11 GI Bill Award Number of Students Amount per year
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits 3,144 $3,849
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - undergraduate students 2,617 $4,116
Post-9/11 GI Bill Benefits - graduate students 527 $2,525

Data Source: https://www.grantham.edu, U.S. Department of Education - IPEDS survey data for 2016 - 2017.

Grantham University FAQ

  Is Grantham University accredited?


Yes. Grantham University is accredited by the Distance Education Accrediting Commission.

  Is Grantham University a for-profit university?


Yes. Grantham University is a private for-profit university.

  How much is tuition at Grantham University?


The university offers average tuition in the range of $4,652 to $33,324. It varies depending on the program a student opts for.

  Where is Grantham University located?


It is located at 16025 W 113th Street Lenexa, KS 66219.

  What is Grantham University school code?


Grantham University federal school code used to apply for financial aid is 041223.

  How do students view grades or feedback?


Students can access the grades and feedback through the 'student support' option in the university website. You can contact the Career Services staff of the university as well. Student portal can be accessed to view other academic-related information.

  Can students re-submit assignments for better grades?


It depends on the instructor's course policies in the class resource folder. But mostly, the grades awarded are final.

  Do Grantham University credits transfer?


Yes. The university credits are transferable. However, it solely depends on the accepting institution. Some regionally accredited institutions may not accept course credits obtained from Grantham University.

  Can students send emails to the instructor through personal email?


Yes. If you have not received the reply, send the mail from university email address which is always preferred over the personal email address to contact the instructor, because many times personal email addresses are marked as spam. 

  What is Grantham University phone number?


The phone number is (888) 947-2684.

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