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A Learning Environment That Works for You.

Every adult learner has a different learning style, and many have busy schedules. That is why we offer a flexible online learning platform to help fit your needs. Choose from competency-based programs through Tempo Learning™ by Walden, certificate options, or traditional degree programs.

In-Demand Programs and Specializations

Walden offers more than 80 degree programs with more than 385 specializations and concentrations.

Education for a higher purpose. Contribute to social change in your life and the lives of others.

More than 45 years ago, two teachers were inspired to create better opportunities for adult learners pursuing advanced degrees—and Walden University was born. For decades, Walden has helped reshape access to high-quality education.

Your life is busy, but that doesn’t mean you have to sacrifice your education. Find a solution that gives motivated learners like you the opportunity to thrive.

Social Entrepreneurship Programs

Looking to make an impact as a social entrepreneur? As part of our core mission of social change, Walden now offers master’s-level program specializations and certificates to help you realize your innovative ideas and advance your passion. Explore our social entrepreneurship programs.

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Flexible Format, Solid Result

Flexible Format Solid Results

There's something about a Walden student. The constant drive to learn and grow. The reach for something greater. And, the dedication to focus at every given opportunity


The truth is, we know that where you connect to your classroom changes all the time. That’s why we make ours so easy to use.


The instant you sign in to the myWalden student portal, you’re entering a robust, yet easy-to-navigate, learning environment.


It's where you'll find all the resources you need, from class registration and billing to a thriving community, including fellow students, staff, alumni, and your academic advisor—all there to support and motivate you.


It's easy to post questions and chat with others about topics like career guidance, work-life balance, and course information.


Before class, you can download syllabuses, order books and materials, put together a schedule, complete orientation, and set p an appointment with your academic advisor.


And remember, if your program requires a face-to- face residency, we’re happy to help you register for it as soon as you begin your program. We can also help with any visa-related questions you might have.


Once class is in session, you'll work through the material at your convenience. Clear week-by-week deadlines let you study with an ideal mix of flexibility and structure.


The best part? Your classmates and instructors are right there with you, providing support every step of the way.


When you reach your full potential through everything Walden University has to offer, the results speak for themselves.

Success by the Numbers

According to the 2016 Walden University Study: Career and Well-Being Outcomes, conducted by Gallup, Walden University graduates are thriving and advancing in their careers.

81% of the students who responded to our survey say their degree was important or very important in getting promoted at work.
73% of Walden graduates who responded to our survey say that they are applying the knowledge and skills they learned at Walden in their job.

Additional Support and Resources

Support for Fundamental Skills

Refresh or sharpen your skills in writing, math, and more with the support of our Writing Center, student success courses, undergraduate tutoring, and other online services.

Technical Assistance

Study worry-free, knowing you have access to 24/7 technical support from our Student Support Team.

Financial Resources

Know your options. When you become a Walden student, the Office of the Bursar is here to help you with all of your financial questions.

Library and Research Support

Browse our comprehensive collection of online databases and journals. Conduct research as part of your online program at our Center for Research Quality.

Career Services

Get the support services you need from our Career Services Center, or directly from our trained career counselors, to succeed in your online program now and even after graduation.

A Word From Our Community

Anita Alston-Ellis

Anita Alston Ellis

PhD in Public Health Graduate / PMP Certificate Student
Walden made it possible for me to pursue my doctoral studies through the flexibility of online learning so I could complete my classes, my residencies, and my studies on my time.
I refer friends and family to Walden because of the amazing experience I had and the continued success I enjoy from having my Ph.D.
I continue to find the academic legitimacy at Walden to be far superior to other online institutions.
Ricky Gujral PhD in Psychology Graduate
Ricky Gujral
Tony Cappello PhD in Public Health Graduate
Tony Cappello
W. Sumner Davis MPH/PhD in Public Health Graduate
W. Sumner Davis


Walden is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and committed to maintaining the highest standards of quality. Learn about all our accreditations.
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