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Walden University

At Walden, we believe that knowledge is most valuable when put to use in organizations, communities, and families. We offer over 40 online degree programs with more than 180 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.

Learning Format: 100% Online Programs

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Admissions and Enrollment at Walden University

Walden is distinguished by high academic standards, experienced faculty, and a rigorous curriculum. Our advanced degrees are intended to advance the quality of life not just for the Walden graduate, but for everyone he or she encounters.

Our 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 40 years of experience, Walden has graduated more than 36,000 alumni, all of whom now have the credentials and desire to make a real difference and be a force for good.

Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of The North Central Association. Accreditation by the Higher Learning Commission ensures that the online education you receive meets established standards of quality.

Our program areas include:

College of Management & Technology

Walden's School of Management offers a comprehensive range of online programs at the bachelor's, master's, and doctoral levels. Whatever your educational needs, you can gain the knowledge, credentials, and confidence to make a greater difference in your organization or field.

  • School of Management
    • Ph.D. in Management
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA)
    • Master of Business Administration (MBA)
    • Master of Information Systems Management (MIS)
    • MS in Project Management
    • MS in Leadership
    • BS in Accounting
    • BS in Business Administration
    • BS in Communication
    • BS in Computer Information Systems
    • BS in Information Technology

The Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership

Walden University's Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership is named after the former Secretary of the U.S. Department of Education. Walden's own commitment to educating educators is strongly complemented by Secretary Riley's lifelong passion for education and ensuring diversity in education.

The leader in education programs for working professionals, the Riley College of Education and Leadership focuses on helping educators develop as leaders in their learning communities. For the third year in a row, Walden has the No. 1 largest online graduate program in education by enrollment, according to U.S. News & World Report.

  • Doctor of Education (Ed.D.)
  • Education Specialist (Ed.S.)
  • Ph.D. in Education
  • Special Education Endorsement with option MS Ed
  • Special Education Programs
  • Teacher Preparation with MA in Teaching
  • MS in Education
  • MS in Instructional Design and Technology
  • BS in Child Development
  • BS in Instructional Design & Technology

Center for Undergraduate Studies

The Center for Undergraduate Studies is your connection to the world of higher education and to the experience of learning in a 21st-century online classroom. It is the home of Walden's general education core courses and the B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies program. And it is your link to online student-life programs that prepare you for your major and your career.

  • BS in Interdisciplinary Studies

College of Health Sciences

We offer academic programs in the health sciences using a scholar-practitioner model to prepare health professionals who embrace social change, critical thinking, and evidence-based decision-making and action and who contribute to the physical, social, mental, emotional and spiritual well-being and greater good of individuals and local and global communities.

  • School of Health Sciences
    • Ph.D. in Health Services
    • Ph.D. in Public Health
    • Master of Healthcare Administration
    • Master of Public Health
    • MS in Clinical Research Administration
    • MS in Health Informatics
    • BS in Health Studies
  • School of Nursing
    • Post-Master's Certificates in Nursing
    • MS in Nursing (MSN) - BSN Track
    • MS in Nursing (MSN) - RN Track
    • BS in Nursing (BSN)

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.

  • School of Counseling & Social Services
    • Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision
    • Ph.D. in Human Services
    • MS in Mental Health Counseling
  • School of Psychology
    • Ph.D. in Psychology
    • Post-Doctoral Psychology Certificate
    • MS in Forensic Psychology
    • MS in Psychology
    • BS in Psychology
  • School of Public Policy & Administration
    • Ph.D. in Public Policy and Admin. (Course-Based)
    • Ph.D. in Public Policy and Admin. (Mixed-Model)
    • MS in Nonprofit Management and Leadership
    • Master of Public Administration
    • BS in Criminal Justice

Accreditation Statement

Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and is a member of The North Central Association, click here; 312-263-0456.
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Find Your Program:

  1. Business

    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Accounting
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Energy Management
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Entrepreneurship
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Finance
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Global Supply Chain Management
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Healthcare Management
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Homeland Security
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Human Resource Management
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Information Systems Management
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - International Business
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Leadership
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Marketing
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Project Management
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Self-Designed
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Social Impact Management
    • Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) - Technology Entrepreneurship
  2. Criminal Justice

    • PhD in Criminal Justice - General
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Emergency Management
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Global Leadership
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Homeland Security Policy & Coordination
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Law & Public Policy
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Online Teaching in Higher Education
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Public Management & Leadership
  3. Education

    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Community College Leadership
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Early Childhood Education
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Educational Administration & Leadership (For Administrators)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Educational Administration & Leadership (Non-Licensure)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Educational Technology
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Higher Education & Adult Learning
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Higher Education (Self-Designed)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Higher Education Leadership & Management
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Reading, Literacy & Assessment
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Special Education
    • MS in Education - Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment (Grades K-12)
    • MS in Education - Educational Leadership & Administration (Principal Licensure Preparation)
    • MS in Education - Elementary Reading & Literacy (Grades PreK-6)
    • MS in Education - Elementary Reading & Mathematics (Grades K-6)
    • MS in Education - Integrating Technology in the Classroom (Grades K-12)
    • MS in Education - Mathematics & Science (Grades K-8)
    • MS in Education - Mathematics (Grades 5-8)
    • MS in Education - Mathematics (Grades K-6)
    • MS in Education - STEM Education (Grades K-8)
    • MS in Education - Science (Grades K-8)
    • MS in Education - Self-Designed
    • MS in Education - Special Education (Non-Licensure; Grades K-12)
    • MS in Education - Teacher Leadership (Grades K-12)
    • PhD in Education - Curriculum, Instruction, Assessment & Evaluation
    • PhD in Education - Early Childhood Leadership & Advocacy
    • PhD in Education - Early Childhood Special Education
    • PhD in Education - Education Policy, Leadership & Management
    • PhD in Education - Educational Technology & Design
    • PhD in Education - Higher Education Leadership, Management & Policy
    • PhD in Education - Learning, Instruction & Innovation
    • PhD in Education - Organizational Research, Assessment & Evaluation
    • PhD in Education - Reading, Literacy, Assessment & Evaluation
  4. Human & Social Services

    • PhD in Human & Social Services - Advanced Research
    • PhD in Human & Social Services - Community & Social Services
    • PhD in Human & Social Services - Community Intervention & Leadership
    • PhD in Human & Social Services - Conflict Management & Negotiation
    • PhD in Human & Social Services - Criminal Justice
    • PhD in Human & Social Services - Disaster, Crisis & Intervention
    • PhD in Human & Social Services - Family Studies & Intervention
    • PhD in Human & Social Services - General
    • PhD in Human & Social Services - Gerontology
    • PhD in Human & Social Services - Global Social Services
    • PhD in Human & Social Services - Higher Education
    • PhD in Human & Social Services - Human Services Nonprofit Administration
    • PhD in Human & Social Services - Mental Health Facilitation
    • PhD in Human & Social Services - Military Families & Culture
    • PhD in Human & Social Services - Social Policy Analysis & Planning
  5. Nursing

    • BS in Nursing (BSN) - RN-BSN-MSN Track
    • MS in Nursing (MSN from BSN) - Public Health Nursing
    • MS in Nursing (MSN from BSN) Public Health Nursing
    • MS in Nursing (MSN from RN) - Public Health Nursing
    • MS in Nursing (MSN from RN) Public Health Nursing
    • MS in Nursing (from BSN) - Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
    • MS in Nursing (from BSN) - Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
    • MS in Nursing (from BSN) - Education
    • MS in Nursing (from BSN) - Family Nurse Practitioner
    • MS in Nursing (from BSN) - Nursing Executive
    • MS in Nursing (from BSN) - Nursing Informatics
    • MS in Nursing (from BSN) - Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing
    • MS in Nursing (from RN) - Nursing Executive
    • MS in Nursing (from RN) - Psychiatric & Mental Health Nursing
    • MS in Nursing - Bridge for Registered Nurses - Adult & Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
    • MS in Nursing - Bridge for Registered Nurses - Adult & Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
    • MS in Nursing - Bridge for Registered Nurses - Education
    • MS in Nursing - Bridge for Registered Nurses - Family Nurse Practitioner
    • MS in Nursing - Bridge for Registered Nurses - Nursing Informatics
    • MSN-BSN, Nurse Executive with Health Policy
    • MSN-BSN, Nurse Executive with Risk Management
    • MSN-RN, Nurse Executive with Health Policy
    • MSN-RN, Nurse Executive with Risk Management
  6. Psychology

    • MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling - Addiction Counseling
    • MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling - Forensic Counseling
    • MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling - General Program
    • MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling - Marriage, Couple & Family Counseling
    • MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling - Military Families & Culture
    • MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling - Trauma & Crisis Counseling
    • PhD in Clinical Psychology - Forensic Psychology
    • PhD in Clinical Psychology - General
    • PhD in Clinical Psychology - Health Psychology
    • PhD in Clinical Psychology - Industrial & Organizational Psychology
    • PhD in Clinical Psychology - Teaching Psychology
    • PhD in Developmental Psychology - Administration and Leadership
    • PhD in Developmental Psychology - Child & Adolescent Development
    • PhD in Developmental Psychology - General
    • PhD in Developmental Psychology - Health & Human Development
    • PhD in Developmental Psychology - Internat'l Persp Develop Psyc
    • PhD in Developmental Psychology - Research
    • PhD in Developmental Psychology - Self Design
    • PhD in Developmental Psychology - Teaching
    • PhD in Forensic Psychology - Criminal Justice
    • PhD in Forensic Psychology - Crisis Response
    • PhD in Forensic Psychology - Crisis/Leadership Management
    • PhD in Forensic Psychology - General
    • PhD in Forensic Psychology - Legal Issues in Forensic Psychology
    • PhD in Forensic Psychology - Self-Design
    • PhD in Forensic Psychology - Victimology
    • PhD in Industrial & Organizational Psychology - Consulting Psychology
    • PhD in Industrial & Organizational Psychology - Evidence-Based Coaching
    • PhD in Industrial & Organizational Psychology - General Practice
    • PhD in Industrial & Organizational Psychology - Human Resource Management
    • PhD in Industrial & Organizational Psychology - International Business
    • PhD in Industrial & Organizational Psychology - Self-Designed
    • PhD in Psychology - Educational Psychology
    • PhD in Psychology - Health Psychology
    • PhD in Psychology - Research
    • PhD in Psychology - Social Psychology
    • PhD in Psychology - Teaching
  7. Public Policy

    • PhD in Public Policy & Administration - General
  8. Social Work and Human Services

    • Master of Social Work (MSW) - Advanced Clinical Social Practice (Standard: up to 2 courses/term)
    • Master of Social Work (MSW) - Military Social Work (Standard: up to 2 courses/term)
    • Master of Social Work (MSW) - Social Work in Healthcare (Standard: up to 2 courses/term)
    • Master of Social Work (MSW) - Social Work with Children & Families (Standard: up to 2 courses/term)

Walden University Online Locations

Walden University offers a wide range of programs that can be taken online. The advantages to online learning are that you can work at your own pace and learn from anywhere. For more information about specific programs, please click here.