Online Certificate Programs at Walden University

A Fast, Affordable Way to Build Your Professional Credentials

Men and Women discussing Walden's Online Certificate ProgramWalden’s online certificate programs offer a fast and affordable option for upgrading your expertise in a specific area. Challenge yourself personally and professionally while gaining the knowledge and skills you need to advance into new career roles or transition to another organization or field. Many of our certificate programs allow you to transfer up to 50 percent of credits from previous, accredited degree programs. You may also transfer all credits from your certificate into a full Walden master’s or doctoral program, saving you both time and money.

Find the online certificate program that best fits your educational goals below:

Business and Management

Graduate Certificate in Advanced Project Management 

Graduate Certificate in Applied Project Management 

Graduate Certificate in Auditing

Graduate Certificate in Business Management 

Graduate Certificate in Digital Marketing

Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management 

Graduate Certificate in Leadership

Graduate Certificate in Managerial Accounting

Post-Doctoral Bridge to Business Administration Certificate 

Post-Doctoral Bridge to Management Certificate


Graduate Certificate in Communication


Post-Master’s Certificate in Adult Education 

Graduate Certificate in Adult Learning 

Graduate Certificate in College Teaching and Learning 

Graduate Certificate in Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment 

Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Administration, Management, and Leadership

Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Advocacy and Public Policy 

Post-Master’s Certificate in Educational Technology

Graduate Certificate in Elementary Reading and Literacy 

Graduate Certificate in Engaging Culturally Diverse Learners 

Graduate Certificate in Enrollment Management and Institutional Marketing 

Graduate Certificate in Higher Education Leadership for Student Success 

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Instructional Design and Technology 

Graduate Certificate in Integrating Technology in the Classroom (Grades K-12) 

Graduate Certificate in Mathematics K–6 

Graduate Certificate in Mathematics 5–8 

Graduate Certificate in Online Teaching for Adult Educators 

Post-Master’s Certificate in Online Teaching in Higher Education 

Graduate Certificate in Science K–8 

Graduate Certificate in Special Education 

Graduate Certificate in Teacher Leadership 

Graduate Certificate in Teaching Adults in the Early Childhood Field 

Graduate Certificate in Teaching and Diversity in Early Childhood Education 

Graduate Certificate in Teaching English Language Learners (Grades K–12)

Health Sciences

Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research Administration 

Information Technology

Graduate Certificate in Information Systems 


Post-Master’s Certificates in Nursing 


Post-Doctoral Psychology Respecialization Certificate 

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Organizational Psychology and Development 

Post-Master’s Online Teaching in Psychology Certificate

Public Health

Graduate Certificate in Public Health

Public Policy and Administration

Graduate Certificate in Criminal Justice 

Graduate Certificate in Government Management 

Graduate Certificate in Homeland Security 

Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management 

Graduate Certificate in Public Management and Leadership 

Graduate Certificate in Public Policy

Graduate Certificate in Strategic Planning and Public Policy

Benefits of Our Online Graduate Certificate Programs:

  • Earn a professional credential quickly. Many of our online graduate certificate programs can be completed in as little as six months, depending on your individual progress. And you have the option to start your program at one of six convenient times throughout the year, allowing you to work your program into your schedule.
  • Gain in-demand skills that you can use right now. Since coursework is streamlined to focus on the development of 21st-century skills, our online certificate courses can help give your career an immediate boost.
  • Learn at your own pace. In our online certificate courses, you can complete your studies and contribute to discussions when it’s right for you. Access assignments, financial records, grades, and more right online.
  • Enjoy 24/7 student support. We provide a suite of support services to help you succeed, including a professionally staffed writing center, an extensive digital library, and research assistance.

Walden offers graduate, post-master’s, and post-doctoral online certificate programs in eight different fields. Many of our graduate certificate programs allow you to apply credits from required courses toward our master’s programs, which can save you time and money in earning your advanced degree.


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