Grants, Scholarships, and Tuition Assistance for Our Online Degrees

At Walden University, we believe in the power of education to transform lives. We offer more than $60 million in scholarships, grants, and tuition assistance to help working professionals eliminate financial barriers, access our online degree programs, and realize their higher education goals.

Take the next step toward your new career by exploring the tuition-saving options for our various accredited online degrees below. We are committed to helping you put your degree within reach.

For additional information and eligibility requirements, contact an enrollment advisor at 1-866-492-5336 in the United States or see a list of international toll-free phone numbers.

 For New Students Living in the U.S.

Programs Offer Begin Classes On...

College of Management and Technology

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA), Doctor of Information Technology (DIT)
$5,000 grant August 29, 2016
MS in Accounting, MS in Communication, MS in Human Resource Management, MS in Information Technology, MS in Leadership, MS in Management, MS in Marketing, MS in Project Management, MS in Finance, Master of Information Systems Management (MISM), Master of Business Administration (MBA) $3,000 grant August 29, 2016
BS in Accounting, BS in Business Administration, BS in Business Communication, BS in Communication, BS in Computer Information Systems, BS in Information Technology $3,000 grant August 29, 2016
PhD in Management $5,000 grant
August 29, 2016
Graduate Certificate in Advanced Project Management, Graduate Certificate in Applied Project Management, Graduate Certificate in Auditing, Graduate Certificate in Business Management, Post-Doctoral Bridge to Business Administration Certificate, Graduate Certificate in Digital Marketing, Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management, Graduate Certificate in Leadership, Graduate Certificate in Managerial Accounting, Post-Doctoral Bridge to Management Certificate, Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management $1,000 grant
August 29, 2016

Riley College of Education and Leadership

PhD in Education, Doctor of Education (EdD) $5,000 grant August 29, 2016
All EdS programs (except for EdS in Education Leadership and Administration –Principal preparation) $5,000 grant July 11, 2016
EdS in Educational Leadership and Administration (principal preparation) $5,000 grant August 29, 2016
 MS in Education (excluding accelerated) $2,000 grant August 29, 2016
 BS in Child Development $3,000 grant August 29, 2016
Post-Master’s Certificate in Adult Education, Graduate Certificate in Adult Learning, Graduate Certificate in Online Teaching for Adult Educators, Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Administration, Management, and Leadership (course based), Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Advocacy and Public Policy, Graduate Certificate in Teaching Adults in the Early Childhood Field, Graduate Certificate in Teaching and Diversity in Early Childhood Education, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Instructional Design and Technology, Graduate Certificate in Integrating Technology in the Classroom (Grades K-12), Graduate Certificate in College Teaching and Learning, Graduate Certificate in Enrollment Management and Institutional Marketing, Graduate Certificate in Higher Education Leadership for Student Success, Post-Master’s Certificate in Online Teaching in Higher Education, Graduate Certificate in Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment, Graduate Certificate in Elementary Reading and Literacy, Graduate Certificate in Engaging Culturally Diverse Learners, Graduate Certificate in Mathematics K–6, Graduate Certificate in Mathematics 5–8, Graduate Certificate in Science K–8, Graduate Certificate in Teacher Leadership, Graduate Certificate in Teaching English Language Learners (Grades K–12), Graduate Certificate in Special Education $1,000 grant August 29, 2016

College of Health Sciences

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) First course free - Foundations and Essentials of Doctoral Study in Nursing and Technology fee waived July 11, 2016
PhD in Health Education and Promotion, PhD in Health Services, PhD in Nursing, Doctor of Nursing practice (DNP), Doctor of Healthcare
Administration (DHA)
, PhD in Public Health, Doctor of Public Health (DrPH)
$5,000 grant July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
Master of Science in Nursing (BSN – MSN track for all specializations except the Family Nurse Practitioner) First course free (NURS 6001) July 11, 2016
Master of Science in Nursing (RN-MSN track for all specializations except the Family Nurse Practitioner) First course free (NURS 3101) July 11, 2016
Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA)(excludes Tempo Learning)
$2,000 grant July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
Master of Public Health (MPH) Change-maker grant – last four courses free (a $5,915 value) August 29, 2016
RN-BSN, BS in Health Studies, BS in Healthcare Management, BS in Public Health $3,000 grant
August 29, 2016

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

PhD in Human and Social Services $5,000 grant July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
PhD in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, PhD in Psychology $5,000 grant August 29, 2016
MS in Forensic Psychology $1,000 grant August 29, 2016
MS in Forensic Psychology $1,500 civil service grant July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
MS in Human and Social Services $1,500 civil service grant July 11, 2016
MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling $7,500 change-maker grant July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
MS in Marriage, Couple and Family Counseling, MS in Addictions Counseling $7,500 change-maker grant August 29, 2016
BS in Criminal Justice, BS in Forensic Psychology, BS in Human Services, BS in Interdisciplinary Studies, BS in Political Science and Public Administration, BS in Psychology $3,000 grant
August 29, 2016
MS in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, MS in Psychology, MS in Clinical Psychology, MS in Criminal Justice, MS in Emergency Management, MS in Nonprofit Leadership and Management, MS in School Counseling, Master of Public Administration (MPA), Master of Public Policy (MPP) $1,500 civil service grant August 29, 2016
PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision, PhD in Criminal Justice, PhD in Public Policy, PhD in Social Work, Doctor of Social Work (DSW) $5,000 grant August 29, 2016

Tempo Learning (Competency based)

MS in Early Childhood Education, Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Administration, Management, and Leadership $1,500 grant September 5, 2016
Master of Business Administration (MBA) 50% tuition reduction per term for the duration of the program. September 5, 2016
Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) 50% tuition reduction per term for the duration of the program. September 5, 2016

For New Students Residing Outside of the U.S.

Programs Offer Begin Classes On...

College of Management and Technology

Doctor of Business Administration (DBA), Doctor of Information Technology (DIT) 25% tuition reduction August 29, 2016
PhD in Management 25% tuition reduction August 29, 2016
MBA, MS in Accounting, MS in Communication, MS in Human Resource Management, MS in Information Technology, MS in Leadership, MS in Management, MS in Marketing, MS in Finance, MS in Project Management, Master of Information Systems Management (MISM) 20% tuition reduction August 29, 2016
BS in Accounting, BS in Business Administration, BS in Business Communication, BS in Communication, BS in Computer Information Systems, BS in Information Technology 20% tuition reduction July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
Certificate programs 20% tuition reduction August 29, 2016

Riley College of Education and Leadership

PhD in Education, Doctor of Education (EdD) 25% tuition reduction July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
All EdS programs (excluding Educational Leadership and Administration (Principal Prep) 25% tuition reduction July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
EdS in Educational Leadership and Administration (Principal Preparation)
25% tuition reduction August 29, 2016
Master of Education (MSEd excluding accelerated), MS in Instructional Design and Technology, MS in Early Childhood Studies (excluding Tempo) MS in Higher Education 20% tuition reduction August 29, 2016
BS in Child Development 20% tuition reduction July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
Certificates 20% tuition reduction August 29, 2016

College of Health Sciences

PhD in Health Education and Promotion, PhD in Health Services, PhD in Nursing, PhD in Public Health, Doctor of Public Health (DrPH), Doctor of Healthcare Administration (DHA), Doctor of Nursing practice (DNP) 25% tuition reduction July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN excluding Nurse Practitioner specializations), Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA excluding Tempo Learning), 20% tuition reduction July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
Master of Public Health (MPH), MS in Health Education and Promotion 20% tuition reduction August 29, 2016
MS in Clinical Research Administration, MS in Health Informatics 20% tuition reduction August 29, 2016
BS in Health Studies, BS in Healthcare Management, BS in Public Health, RN-BSN 20% tuition reduction July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
Graduate Certificate in Public Health, Graduate Certificate in Clinical Research Administration 20% tuition reduction August 29, 2016
Master of Public Health (MPH) Change-maker grant—last four courses free August 29, 2016

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences

PhD in Human and Social Services 25% tuition reduction July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
PhD in Industrial and Organizational Psychology, PhD in Psychology (the excluding Clinical Psychology specialization) 25% tuition reduction August 29, 2016
MS in Forensic Psychology 20% tuition reduction July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling 20% tuition reduction July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
MS in Marriage, Couple and Family Counseling, MS in Addictions Counseling, MS in Industrial/Organizational Psychology, MS in Psychology 20% tuition reduction August 29, 2016
BS in Criminal Justice, BS in Forensic Psychology, BS in Human Services, BS in Interdisciplinary Studies, BS in Political Science and Public Administration, BS in Psychology 20% tuition reduction July 11, 2016 or August 29, 2016
PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision, PhD in Criminal Justice, PhD in Public Policy, PhD in Social Work, Doctor of Social Work (DSW) 25% tuition reduction August 29, 2016
Master of Social Work (MSW), MS in Clinical Psychology, MS in Criminal Justice, MS in Emergency Management, MS in Nonprofit Leadership and Management, MS in School Counseling, Master of Public Administration, Master of Public Policy 20% tuition reduction August 29, 2016

Learn more about other tuition savings opportunities you may be eligible for.

For additional information and eligibility requirements for these grants, scholarships, and tuition savings opportunities, contact an enrollment advisor at 1-866-492-5336 in the United States or see a list of international toll-free phone numbers.

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