Walden University

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Walden University Offers

  1. Support for the unique needs of adult learners.
  2. A flexible learning environment.
  3. Advanced mission of positive social change.

Achieve Personal Enrichment

Walden is distinguished by high academic standards, experienced faculty, and a rigorous curriculum. Their advanced degrees are intended to enhance the quality of life not just for the Walden graduate, but for everyone he or she encounters. Walden University programs help students achieve personal enrichment and career advancement. Walden graduates, in turn, enrich and advance the lives of countless others they serve

As an accredited institution with over 40 years of experience, Walden has graduated more than 63,000 alumni, all of whom now have the credentials and desire to make a real difference and be a force for good.

Walden has a wonderful, supportive, and encouraging staff. The faculty members really want you to be successful. I couldn't have asked for a better program.

— Margaret H. McDonald, Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Completion Program Graduate and Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) Student

 

I am the mother of four and a wife who works full time, is involved in my children's extracurricular activities, and is the partial caregiver for my father. Walden offers me the flexibility to achieve my ultimate goal — quality college education!

— Shawndel D. Smith, B.S. in Business Administration Graduate and M.S. in Management Student

 

Tuition, Financial Aid & Start Dates

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Discover Walden University

Walden University believes that knowledge is most valuable when put to use in organizations, communities, and families. The university offers over 75 online degree programs with more than 345 specializations and concentrations, all designed to help professionals gain the knowledge they need to have a real impact in their lives and the lives of others.

Walden University Statistics

  1. Alumni: More than 61,000
  2. Alumni, Riley College of Education and Leadership: More than 40,000
  3. Degree Programs: More than 75
  4. Specializations: More than 255
  5. Concentrations: More than 95
  6. Specializations & Concentrations: More than 300
  7. Faculty: More than 2,700
  8. Students: More than 46,500
  9. Students and Alumni: More than 108,500
  10. Students and Alumni, Riley College of Education and Leadership: More than 53,000
  11. Students, states represented by: 50 (plus Washington, D.C.)
  12. Students, countries represented by: More than 140
  13. Students and alumni, countries represented by: More than 165
  14. Alumni, countries represented by: More than 110
  15. Veterans and active-duty service men and women: More than 2,250

Admission Requirements:

  • Must be 21 years of age or older and have completed some college or 24 years of age or older and a high school graduate for a Bachelor's
  • Masters degree applicants must have a Bachelors
  • Doctorate degree applicants must have a Masters degree

I chose to pursue my M.B.A. at Walden University for the distinguished reputation of its online programs. After careful research, I have found that this program suits my objectives uniquely and broadens my exposure to real-world situations.

— Celeste Steele, Master of Business Administration (M.B.A.) Graduate

 

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Study.com and Walden University Official Transfer Guide

Students can transfer up to 19 Study.com courses to a Walden University undergraduate program. A minimum grade of 70% is required to transfer an approved Study.com course to Walden University.

Walden University accepts transfer credit from the following courses:
Study.com Course Code & Name Walden University Course Code & Name Credits
Biology 101: Intro to Biology BIOL 1001 or MNTR Introduction to Biology or a Math & Natural Sciences Gen Ed 5
Biology 105: Anatomy & Physiology BIOL 3020 or MNTR Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology or a Math and Natural Sciences Gen Ed 5
Business 101: Principles of Management BUSI 1002 Introduction to Management and Leadership 5
Environmental Science 101: Environment and Humanity MNTR A Math and Natural Sciences Gen Ed 5
History 101: Western Civilization I SBTR A Social and Behavioral Gen Ed 5
History 103: US History I SBTR A Social and Behavioral Gen Ed 5
Math 101: College Algebra MATH 1040 or MNTR College Algebra Concepts or a Math and Natural Sciences Gen Ed 5
Math 102: College Mathematics MATH 1030 or MNTR College Mathematics or a Math and Natural 5
Math 103: Precalculus MNTR Math and Natural Sciences Gen Ed 5
Math 104: Calculus MNTR Math and Natural Sciences Gen Ed 5
Psychology 101: Intro to Psychology PSYC 1001 or SBTR Introduction to Psychology or a Social and Behavioral Sciences Gen Ed 5
Psychology 102: Educational Psychology PSYC 1001 or SBTR Introduction to Psychology or a Social and Behavioral Sciences Gen Ed 5
Psychology 103: Human Growth and Development SBTR A Social and Behavioral Gen Ed 5
Psychology 104: Social Psychology PSYC 2005 or SBTR Social Influences or a Social and Behavioral Gen Ed 5
Psychology 106: Abnormal Psychology PSYC 3004 or SBTR Psychological Disorders or a Social and Behavioral Gen Ed 5
Science 101: Intro to Natural Sciences MNTR Math and Natural Sciences Gen Ed 5

Students are advised to contact a Walden University academic advisor to verify that this list is up-to-date before completing any courses on Study.com.

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Find Your Program:

  1. College of Social & Behavioral Sciences
    • The College of Social and Behavioral Sciences provides culturally and contextually relevant education programs based on the scholar-practitioner model. Designed to appeal to a diverse array of learners, the programs are designed to enhance their professional opportunities and ability to act as social change agents.

    • M.S in School Counseling - Addictions Counseling
    • M.S in School Counseling - Crisis and Trauma
    • M.S in School Counseling - General Program
    • M.S in School Counseling - Military
    • M.S. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Leadership Development and Coaching
    • M.S. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Consulting Psychology
    • M.S. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Forensic Consulting
    • M.S. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - General Practice
    • M.S. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Organizational Diversity and Social Change
    • M.S. in Marketing General
    • Ph.D. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Consulting Psychology
    • Ph.D. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Forensic Consulting
    • Ph.D. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - General Practice
    • Ph.D. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Leadership Development and Coaching
    • Ph.D. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Organizational Diversity and Social Change
    • Ph.D. in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Research and Evaluation
  2. School of Counseling and Social Service
  3. School of Health Sciences
  4. School of Information Systems and Technology
  5. School of Management
  6. School of Nursing
    • Whether you choose our CCNE-accredited master's degree program, bachelor's completion program, or post-master's certificate in nursing, you will have access to the most current thinking and best practices in your field.

    • Ph.D. in Public Health - General
  7. School of Psychology
  8. School of Public Policy and Administration
  9. School of Social Work and Human Services Programs
  10. The Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership

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