You can advance your career or solidify your current position in the field when you earn an education certificate. Update your skills and knowledge so that you can teach, develop programs, and lead services in K–12, higher education, or the corporate arena. Walden’s education certificate programs can help you enhance your effectiveness as an educator and better understand the changing landscape of your field, as you explore ways to motivate and support students and educators in your organization.

Earning an education certificate can help you:

  • Gain access to the most current theory and best practices in the education field.
  • Learn the latest strategies and technologies that can help you—and the students and professionals in your organization—enhance learning and outcomes.
  • Discover emerging trends and issues in your field.
  • Develop capabilities that can help enhance your current position and provide value-added benefits to your organization.

Credits earned from these certificate programs may be applied toward one of Walden’s education master’s programs. The number of credits you can transfer will vary, depending on the certificate program you choose.

As a Walden student, you can choose when, where, and how you learn thanks to our online format and MobileLearn®. Through this education technology, you can listen to coursework on your MP3 player, access your classroom from your iPhone, download coursework to your laptop, and more.

Education Certificates

Adult Education

Early Childhood Studies

Higher Education


PreK–12 Education

Walden offers many more learning options. Find the right one for you:

For assistance in deciding which online program fits your goals, request information or speak with an enrollment advisor by calling 1-866-492-5336. A list of international toll-free phone numbers is available for students outside the United States.