Walden University offers online courses leading to Bachelor's, Master's, and Ph.D. degrees in education, management, clinical psychology, counseling, public health, and much more. If you want to pursue a career that has a positive impact on the world--in public health, the lives of our youth, or business--our distance degree programs might be the perfect choice for you.
With degrees in management, education, psychology, and health and human services, Walden University strives to ensure all online courses uphold high scholastic requirements and provide relevant coursework and knowledgeable professors.
At Walden University, your choices are many and varied. Students can earn business management degrees online, or get a doctorate in learning management. Our online PhD programs are taught by experts in the field; our rigorous MBA programs online prepare students for success in today's challenging global economy.
A Walden University education is based on the concept of high-quality distance learning, which allows students to interact with classmates across the country and around the world, providing a deeper and more relevant educational experience.
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Why Walden University?
Since 1970, Walden University has stayed true to its mission: serving the higher education needs of professionals who work for positive social change. Our programs can help students achieve their goals of personal enrichment and career advancement. Our graduates, in turn, enrich and advance the lives of countless others they serve.
How does distance learning work?
Throughout your program, you'll have flexibility to work anywhere and anytime that fits your busy schedule. Support networks, such as the Walden University Library, the Writing Center, Online Concierge Team, and academic advisors, also assist you throughout your program.
With the guidance of a faculty member, some programs allow you to create a unique plan of study that is relevant for you and your professional pursuits. You'll also exchange ideas and collaborate with your colleagues through email, online courses, study teams and, in some programs, face-to-face residency sessions.
Will I be able to take courses that relate to my job?
You will guide your own course of study with the ability to choose the individual specialization that best relates to your day-to-day life.
Walden University's flexible curriculum allows you to design projects to complement your professional objectives while satisfying course requirements.
What if I've earned credits from another university?
You are permitted to transfer credits from other institutions that are accredited regionally or by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation. Walden University also recognizes credits earned through several professional associations. Each program has transfer of credit maximums and time limits to ensure that you benefit from the most up-to-date knowledge in your field.
How quickly can I complete a degree program?
Bachelor's programs can be completed in as little as 15 to 27 months. Master's degree programs can be completed in as little as 15 to 24 months. Most Ph.D. students earn their degree in 4.5 years or less. The Ed.D. program takes 3 years to complete.
Is financial aid available to those who qualify?
At Walden University, you'll find a full range of financial aid support and a variety of options to help fund your education expenses. In fact, most Walden University students borrow 100 percent of their tuition and fee costs through low-interest Federal Family Educational loans. Most Walden University students receive some form of financial assistance, either through federal financial aid or employer tuition-reimbursement programs.
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