In today’s competitive job market, a master’s is the new bachelor’s degree. A master’s degree can increase your earning power, advance your career, and help you stand out in the crowd. “There are a lot of things you can do with a master’s degree,” says Cory Cregg, a graduate of Walden’s online MS program in higher education. “Become a scholar practitioner, become published, move up in your field, become licensed as a professional counselor, become a certified teacher, be an executive within a Fortune 500 company.”

Meanwhile, earning your master’s degree doesn’t have to mean giving up your current pursuits—including your job. If you’re a working professional hoping to get a promotion, a raise, or simply more credibility in your field, without sacrificing what your professional achievements so far, an online master’s degree program might be what you need.

Hear Cory talk about what an online master’s degree could offer you.

Is it time to pursue your master’s degree? Find out if Walden has the right online master’s degree program for you.