It’s different from our standard course-based learning because it lets you progress once you’ve shown you understand a subject. You can potentially speed up your progress and apply what you learn in your job immediately.
Walden offers the following programs in the Tempo Competency-Based Learning format:
The standard, guided pace to earn your degree.
Tempo Competency-Based Learning
The flexible pace ideal for some students.
|Time||Structured schedule||Flexible schedule|
|Pace||Deadlines to make steady progress||Set your own pace, and speed up or slow down when needed|
|Tuition||Pay by the course||All-you-can-learn subscription fee|
|Support||Faculty guide you through your courses as you earn your degree||Faculty support when you need it and a personal academic coach|
|Expert Walden Faculty|
|Payment Plans and Scholarships*|
I chose Tempo Learning because I can study at my own pace and can speed up for the things I already know.
I like that if I was very knowledgeable about a certain topic, I could complete the competency more quickly, and if I needed to take my time on others, this was possible.