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.

Learning Format:

100% Online Programs (View all)

Minimum Eligibility 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

You can achieve a higher level of success. And you can start today.

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. Their 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 STATISTICS: (updated June 2011)

  • Alumni: More than 61,000
  • Alumni, Riley College of Education and Leadership: More than 40,000
  • Degree Programs: More than 75
  • Specializations: More than 255
  • Concentrations: More than 95
  • Specializations & Concentrations: More than 345
  • Faculty: More than 2,700
  • Students: More than 46,500
  • Students and Alumni: More than 108,500
  • Students and Alumni, Riley College of Education and Leadership: More than 53,000
  • Students, states represented by: 50 (plus Washington, D.C.)
  • Students, countries represented by: More than 140
  • Students and alumni, countries represented by: More than 165
  • Alumni, countries represented by: More than 110
  • Veterans and active-duty service men and women: More than 2,250

Our program areas include:

  1. Center for Undergraduate Studies
    • Your connection to the world of higher education and to the experience of learning in a 21st-century online classroom.

    • Bachelor - Interdisciplinary Studies
  2. 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.

    • MS in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Leadership Development and Coaching
    • MS in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Consulting Psychology
    • MS in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Forensic Consulting
    • MS in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - General Practice
    • MS in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Organizational Diversity and Social Change
    • MS in Marketing - General Program
    • MS in School Counseling - Addictions Counseling
    • MS in School Counseling - Crisis and Trauma
    • MS in School Counseling - General Program
    • PhD in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Consulting Psychology
    • PhD in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Forensic Consulting
    • PhD in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - General Practice
    • PhD in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Leadership Development and Coaching
    • PhD in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Organizational Diversity and Social Change
    • PhD in Industrial and Organizational Psychology - Research and Evaluation
  3. School of Counseling and Social Service
  4. School of Health Sciences
  5. School of Information Systems and Technology
  6. School of Management
  7. 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.

    • MS in Nursing (MSN) - BSN Track - Family Nurse Practitioner
    • MS in Nursing (MSN) - RN Track - Family Nurse Practitioner
    • PhD - Public Health
  8. School of Psychology
  9. School of Public Policy and Administration
  10. School of Social Work and Human Services Programs
  11. The Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership