About Grantham University

a picture of Grantham University Grantham University
  • Address: 16025 W 113th St, Lenexa, KS 66219
  • Phone: (913) 309-4800
  • Email: admissions@grantham.edu
  • Hours: 8 a.m. – 5 p.m. CST, Monday – Friday
  • Founded: 1951
  • Founder: WWII Veteran Donald Grantham
  • Offers: 40+ accredited degree programs. Learn more about our programs
  • Accredited by: Distance Education Accrediting Commission
Grantham University logo

About Us

Grantham University was founded in 1951 by WWII Veteran Donald Grantham, whose desire was to help fellow veterans improve their lives through higher education. Today, Mr. Grantham's vision and philosophy on quality distance learning remain the driving force behind our success.

As a 100% online university serving a highly diverse student population, Grantham believes education should enhance your life – not get in the way of it. That’s why everything we do, every single day, is centered on our students – minimizing potential obstacles and maximizing quality learning. You do your part by working hard to earn your degree. And we do ours by providing you an exceptional Grantham experience that leads to an even more amazing career.

Your Education. Your Life. Your Terms.

Grantham’s student-centric focus is reinforced by our credo: “Your Education. Your Life. Your Terms.”

Your Education. You earn the professionally relevant education necessary for leadership and innovation in your field of study. 

  • 40+ targeted degree programs and certificates lay a solid career foundation
  • Credentialed instructors, with years of experience in their respective fields, share information highly applicable to your chosen profession.
  • Career Center services provide career guidance and direction.

Your Life. You can get your college degree – and still keep up with your job and family responsibilities.  

  • Online format enables you to choose when and where to study. No need to miss out on family functions or put your job on hold. As long as you have an Internet connection, you’re set for a successful education at a time and place most convenient for you.
  • Attentive, dedicated student advisor makes sure you never feel “alone” in your virtual education. The advisor stays with you throughout your Grantham degree program – answering questions, offering guidance and lending support.
  • Budget-friendly opportunities include potential scholarships, textbook and software grants, and other financial assistance options.

Your Terms. You control the pace and path you take to graduation, with helpful suggestions from Grantham along the way.

  • Frequent course starts
  • Convenient, eight-week classes
  • Possible credit transferability for prior coursework and training

Learn how an online degree from Grantham could change your life and ignite your career success. Our online classes are a great fit for active duty military, veterans, military spouses, high school graduates, government employees, etc. Contact us at (888) 947-2684 to find out more about our accredited degree programs, financial assistance opportunities and enrollment process.

To learn more, fill out the form and an admissions representative will contact you. You may also receive emails about our degree programs, tuition options, and, if applicable, enrollment process.