We're a Pioneer In Distance Learning
In 1970, two teachers were inspired to create better opportunities for adult learners pursuing advanced degrees—and Walden University was born. Today, we’re at the forefront of delivering high-quality distance online education for working professionals.
AWARDING RESEARCH DOCTORATES TO AFRICAN-AMERICAN STUDENTS1
GRADUATES MAKE UP THE WALDEN ALUMNI NETWORK2
FACULTY RECOGNIZED FOR EXCELLENCE IN TEACHING AND MENTORSHIP3
An Accredited University
Quality matters—especially when it comes to your education. Walden is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and committed to maintaining the highest standards of excellence.
Education That Betters
We believe a good education is one that empowers every graduate to achieve their career, personal and community goals. It also produces advocates, healers and peacemakers, and sometimes even award-winners, best-sellers, and innovative leaders.
Mobilize for Good in Baltimore, MD
As a university rooted in social change, our promise to provide an Education for Good® extends beyond the classroom. The Walden community is dedicated to being excellent global citizens and are giving back in unique ways.
As the number of COVID-19 cases grew in Spring 2020, Walden sprang into action to help Baltimore City Public Schools. Through Mobilize for Good, Walden provided much needed tablets and other school supplies to help make a difference. Learn more about how Walden is Mobilizing for Good.
Funding Your Education
Your Degree is Within Reach
Need help financing your degree? You’re not alone. Take a look at some of your options, including federal financial aid. You may be surprised by the number of resources available to help make your dreams a reality.Find Ways To Save
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