Why Pursue a Doctoral Degree?
Gain the knowledge and experience that can help you succeed
Increase your earning potential
Benefit from a lifetime of increased opportunities
More job Opening
More chances at promotions
More career flexibility
Feel empowered to change your life, expand your professional network, experience a strong sense of pride.
1/2 of Walden Doctoral graduates who responded to our survey say their degree contibuted to earning a promotion*.
More than 50% of Walden doctoral graduates who responded to our survey say their degree contibuted to earning a pay raise.*
Doctorate career options: researcher, practitioner, consultant, administrator, teacher or faculty, entrepreneur or business owner, management or other leadership role.
Follow your passion
Realize your dreams
*Source: 2015 Walden Alumni Satisfaction Survey: The Web-based survey was distributed February 6-March 22, 2015. A total of 3,782 alumni who gradauted in 2012, 2013, and 2014 responded to tje survey for a 13% overall response rate.