Walden University Offers Individual Courses for Adult Learners

Minneapolis—June 11, 2010—Walden University is making hundreds of individual courses from nearly all of its degree programs available to working professionals and other adult learners who want to continue their education online.

Walden’s online courses provide a convenient opportunity for prospective students to meet their immediate educational needs, including enhancing their knowledge and updating their skills. Popular areas of study include counseling and social services, education, engineering, general education, health sciences, management, nursing, psychology, public policy and administration, and technology.

Students who choose to enroll in an individual course at Walden University will have the opportunity to study at an accredited university with 40 years of experience providing distance education. They will enjoy access to quality faculty, an engaging learning environment, and the exceptional student services that define the Walden experience.

Interested students can register for courses throughout the year and ultimately may be able to transfer the academic credit they earn to a Walden degree program or to another higher education institution. Some courses may also satisfy requirements for earning or renewing a license, credential, or certification in a particular field.

For more information about this individual course program for adult learners, visit www.WaldenU.edu/individual-courses.

About Walden University
For 40 years, Walden University has supported working professionals in achieving their academic goals and making a greater impact in their professions and their communities. Today, more than 42,500 students from all 50 states and more than 100 countries are pursuing their bachelor’s, master’s or doctoral degrees at Walden. The university provides students with an engaging educational experience that connects them with expert faculty and peers around the world. Walden is the flagship online university in the Laureate International Universities network—a global network of more than 50 online and campus-based universities in 21 countries.

Walden offers more than 45 degree programs with more than 195 specializations and concentrations. Areas of study include: health sciences, counseling, human services, management, psychology, education, public health, nursing, public administration, technology and engineering. For more information, visit www.WaldenU.edu. Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association, www.ncahlc.org.