Since its founding in 1970, Walden has attracted a community of students and scholars committed to leveraging knowledge to address the challenges in their community, profession, and the world around them.

Walden University Mission

Walden University provides a diverse community of career professionals with the opportunity to transform themselves as scholar-practitioners so that they can effect positive social change.

Walden University Vision

Walden University envisions a distinctively different 21st-century learning community where knowledge is judged worthy to the degree that it can be applied by its graduates to the immediate solutions of critical societal challenges, thereby advancing the greater global good.