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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 Management

    • BS in Business Administration Data Science
    • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Accounting
    • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Finance
    • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - General
    • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Healthcare Management
    • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Human Resource Management
    • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Information Systems
    • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Management
    • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Marketing
    • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Multicultural Marketing Communication
    • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Project Management
    • BS in Business Administration (BSBA) - Small Business Management
  2. Criminal Justice and Emergency Management

    • MS in Criminal Justice - Behavioral Sciences
    • MS in Criminal Justice - Cyber Crimes
    • MS in Criminal Justice - Emergency Management
    • MS in Criminal Justice - General
    • MS in Criminal Justice - Global Leadership
    • MS in Criminal Justice - Homeland Security Policy & Coordination
    • MS in Criminal Justice - International/Global Criminal Justice Issues
    • MS in Criminal Justice - Law & Public Policy
    • MS in Criminal Justice - Public Management & Leadership
    • MS in Criminal Justice - Public Policy Analysis
    • MS in Criminal Justice - Self-Designed
    • MS in Criminal Justice - Terrorism, Mediation & Peace
    • MS in Criminal Justice Leadership & Executive Management - General Program
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Emergency Management
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Emergency Management (Advanced Fast Track)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Emergency Management (Advanced)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Emergency Management (Fast Track)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - General
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - General (Advanced Fast Track)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - General (Advanced)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - General (Fast Track)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Global Leadership
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Global Leadership (Advanced Fast Track)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Global Leadership (Advanced)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Global Leadership (Fast Track)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Homeland Security Policy & Coordination
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Homeland Security Policy & Coordination (Advanced)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Homeland Security Policy and Coordination (Advanced Fast Track)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Justice Administration
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Justice Administration (Advanced)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Justice Administration (Fast Track)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Law & Public Policy
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Law & Public Policy (Advanced)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Law and Public Policy (Advanced Fast Track)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Online Teaching in Higher Education
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Online Teaching in Higher Education (Advanced Fast Track)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Online Teaching in Higher Education (Advanced)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Online Teaching in Higher Education (Fast Track)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Public Management & Leadership
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Public Management & Leadership (Advanced)
    • PhD in Criminal Justice - Public Management and Leadership (Advanced Fast Track)
  3. Education

    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Community College Leadership
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Community College Leadership (Family Friendly)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment (Family Friendly)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Early Childhood Education
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Early Childhood Education (Non-Licensure; Family Friendly)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Educational Administration & Leadership (For Administrators)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Educational Administration & Leadership (Non-Licensure)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Educational Administration & Leadership (Non-Licensure; Family Friendly)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Educational Technology
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Educational Technology (Family Friendly)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Higher Education & Adult Learning
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Higher Education & Adult Learning (Family Friendly)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Higher Education (Self-Designed)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Higher Education Leadership & Management
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Higher Education Leadership & Management (Family Friendly)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Reading, Literacy & Assessment
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Reading, Literacy & Assessment (Non-Licensure; Family Friendly)
    • Doctor of Education (EdD) - Special Education
    • MS in Education - Adolescent Literacy & Learning
    • MS in Education - Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment (Accelerated)
    • MS in Education - Curriculum, Instruction & Assessment (Grades K-12)
    • MS in Education - Educational Leadership & Administration (International; Non-Licensure)
    • MS in Education - Educational Leadership & Administration (Principal Licensure Preparation)
    • MS in Education - Elementary Reading & Literacy (Accelerated)
    • MS in Education - Elementary Reading & Literacy (Grades PreK-6)
    • MS in Education - Elementary Reading & Mathematics (Accelerated)
    • MS in Education - Elementary Reading & Mathematics (Grades K-6)
    • MS in Education - Integrating Technology in the Classroom (Accelerated)
    • 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 - Reading & Literacy with a Reading K12 Endorsement
    • 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; Accelerated)
    • MS in Education - Special Education (Non-Licensure; Grades K-12)
    • MS in Education - Teacher Leadership (Accelerated)
    • MS in Education - Teacher Leadership (Grades K-12)
    • MS in Education - Teaching English Language Learners (Grades K-12)
    • PhD in Education - Curriculum, Instruction, Assessment & Evaluation
    • PhD in Education - Curriculum, Instruction, Assessment & Evaluation (Family Friendly)
    • PhD in Education - Early Childhood Leadership & Advocacy
    • PhD in Education - Early Childhood Leadership & Advocacy (Family Friendly)
    • PhD in Education - Early Childhood Special Education
    • PhD in Education - Early Childhood Special Education (Non-Licensure; Family Friendly)
    • PhD in Education - Education Policy, Leadership & Management
    • PhD in Education - Education Policy, Leadership & Management (Family Friendly)
    • PhD in Education - Educational Technology & Design
    • PhD in Education - Educational Technology & Design (Family Friendly)
    • PhD in Education - Higher Education Leadership, Management & Policy
    • PhD in Education - Higher Education Leadership, Management & Policy (Family Friendly)
    • PhD in Education - Higher Education, Leadership & Policy (Self-Designed)
    • PhD in Education - Learning, Instruction & Innovation
    • PhD in Education - Learning, Instruction & Innovation (Family Friendly)
    • PhD in Education - Organizational Research, Assessment & Evaluation
    • PhD in Education - Organizational Research, Assessment & Evaluation (Family Friendly)
    • PhD in Education - Reading, Literacy, Assessment & Evaluation
    • PhD in Education - Reading, Literacy, Assessment & Evaluation (Non-Licensure; Family Friendly)
  4. Nursing

    • BS in Nursing (BSN) - RN-BSN-MSN Track
    • MS in Nursing (MSN from BSN) - Public Health Nursing
    • MS in Nursing (MSN from BSN) Family Nurse Pract / Emergency Nurse Pract Dual
    • MS in Nursing (MSN from BSN) Public Health Nursing
    • MS in Nursing (MSN from RN) - Public Health Nursing
    • MS in Nursing (MSN from RN) Family Nurse Pract / Emergency Nurse Pract Dual
    • 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
  5. Psychology

    • BS in Psychology - Addictions
    • BS in Psychology - Applied Psychology
    • BS in Psychology - Clinical Mental Health (MS AIM Track)
    • BS in Psychology - Criminal Justice
    • BS in Psychology - Forensic Psychology
    • BS in Psychology - General Psychology
    • BS in Psychology - Human Services for Psychology
    • BS in Psychology - MS AIM Track
    • BS in Psychology - Preparation for Graduate Studies
    • BS in Psychology - Workplace 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 - Military Families & Culture
    • MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling - Trauma & Crisis Counseling
  6. Psychology and Counseling

    • MS in Psychology - Applied Psychology (Career)
    • MS in Psychology - Applied Psychology (Prep)
    • MS in Psychology - Educational Psychology (Career)
    • MS in Psychology - Educational Psychology (Prep)
    • MS in Psychology - General (Career)
    • MS in Psychology - General (Prep)
    • MS in Psychology - Health Psychology (Career)
    • MS in Psychology - Health Psychology (Prep)
    • MS in Psychology - Self Design (Career)
    • MS in Psychology - Self Design (Prep)
    • MS in Psychology - Social Psychology (Career)
    • MS in Psychology - Social Psychology (Prep)
    • PhD in Psychology - BS Entry - Educational Psychology
    • PhD in Psychology - BS Entry - Health Psychology
    • PhD in Psychology - BS Entry - Research
    • PhD in Psychology - BS Entry - Social Psychology
    • PhD in Psychology - BS Entry - Teaching
    • PhD in Psychology - Related MS Entry - Educational Psychology
    • PhD in Psychology - Related MS Entry - Health Psychology
    • PhD in Psychology - Related MS Entry - Research
    • PhD in Psychology - Related MS Entry - Social Psychology
    • PhD in Psychology - Related MS Entry - Teaching
  7. Public Health and Health Science

    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - (Competency Based)
    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - General
    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - General (Accelerated)
    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - General (Part-time)
    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - Leadership & Organizational Development
    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - Leadership & Organizational Development (Accelerated)
    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - Leadership & Organizational Development (Part-time)
    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - Population Health
    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - Population Health (Accelerated)
    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - Population Health (Part-time)
    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - Social Entrepreneurship & Innovation
    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - Social Entrepreneurship & Innovation (Accelerated)
    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - Social Entrepreneurship & Innovation (Part-time)
    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - Systems & Policy
    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - Systems & Policy (Accelerated)
    • Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) - Systems & Policy (Part-time)
  8. Public Policy and Administration

    • PhD in Public Policy & Administration - Criminal Justice
    • PhD in Public Policy & Administration - Emergency Management
    • PhD in Public Policy & Administration - General
    • PhD in Public Policy & Administration - Global Leadership
    • PhD in Public Policy & Administration - Health Policy
    • PhD in Public Policy & Administration - Homeland Security Policy & Coordination
    • PhD in Public Policy & Administration - International Nongovernmental Organizations (NGOs)
    • PhD in Public Policy & Administration - Law & Public Policy
    • PhD in Public Policy & Administration - Local Government Management for Communities
    • PhD in Public Policy & Administration - Nonprofit Management & Leadership
    • PhD in Public Policy & Administration - Policy Analysis
    • PhD in Public Policy & Administration - Public Management & Leadership
    • PhD in Public Policy & Administration - Terrorism Mediation & Peace
  9. Social Work and Human Services

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