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Walden graduates more nurses with advanced degrees than any other university.1

As an RN, you make a difference every day. Create a positive impact for your patients, your profession, and your future – with a degree from Walden.

Walden University Tempo Learning®

Flexibility to Fit Your Schedule

At Walden, we are dedicated to offering education options designed to fit the needs of working professionals like you. That is why we offer a wide range of learning options, including a standard, course-based experience, and Tempo Learning®.

Dedicated Student Support

Get the support you need to thrive, including Student Success Advising, practicum support, and an online community of nurses.

Respected Faculty

Our nursing didactic faculty all have doctorates2 as well as real-world experience treating diverse patient populations.

Engaging Coursework

Enhance your learning with patient simulation software, strength-finding tools, realistic case studies, and more.

Healthcare Partnerships

We partner with leading healthcare organizations and associations to offer many nurses exclusive tuition savings.3

CCNE-Accredited Nursing Programs That Inspire Confidence

In nursing, confidence is everything—and we want you to have confidence in Walden’s CCNE-accredited nursing programs. Accreditation signals program quality, and assures an educational experience aligned with the demands of today’s nursing field. All of Walden’s eligible nursing programs have received the maximum 10-year CCNE accreditation, including our Master of Science in Nursing (MSN). Be ready for what’s next with a Walden degree.

Online Learning Options for Nurses

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Bachelor of Science in Nursing

  • Multiple Learning Options Available

Walden’s Bachelor of Science in Nursing online program is built for busy, working nurses, with multiple ways to earn your degree.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
  • Tempo Learning®: 6/6/2022
Learn more about Bachelor of Science in Nursing

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Walden’s Master of Science in Nursing program academically prepares you to become a next-generation nursing leader and a catalyst for positive social change.Walden’s Master of Science in Nursing program academically prepares you to become a next-generation nursing leader and a catalyst for positive social change.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
  • Tempo Learning®: 6/6/2022
Learn more about Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

With an online DNP from Walden, you’ll be ready to unlock new career opportunities and play a bigger role in transforming healthcare.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

Individual Courses

We offer hundreds of for-credit individual courses in education, counseling, business, IT, psychology, and health, among other areas which may be applied to Walden degree programs.

Learn more about Individual Courses
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Public Health Nursing

    Specialty Practice

Walden’s MSN in public health online prepares you to lead initiatives to improve community and population health.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Public Health Nursing
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP) Primary Care

    Nurse Practitioner

In Walden’s online MSN PNP program, build on your experience as a registered nurse as you learn to provide complete care for young patients.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Pediatric Nurse Practitioner (PNP) Primary Care
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Nursing Education

    Specialty Practice
  • Multiple Learning Options Available

Prepare to teach, mentor, and motivate nurses and healthcare staff with Walden’s MSN in nursing education online.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
  • Tempo Learning®: 6/6/2022
Learn more about Nursing Education
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner

    Nurse Practitioner

Walden’s MSN AGPCNP program academically prepares you to oversee the health of your own patients, from adolescents to older adults.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner

    Nurse Practitioner

Prepare to serve the mental health needs of diverse populations with Walden’s psychiatric nurse practitioner MSN program.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Nurse Executive

    Specialty Practice
  • Multiple Learning Options Available

With Walden’s MSN leadership specialization, you’ll gain the skills and confidence to shape a better healthcare experience.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
  • Tempo Learning®: 6/6/2022
Learn more about Nurse Executive
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

    Nurse Practitioner

Walden’s MSN acute care NP specialization academically prepares you to care for patients 13 and older with acute and chronic medical issues.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Family Nurse Practitioner

    Nurse Practitioner

Walden’s MSN family nurse practitioner program can academically prepare you with the confidence and clinical skill set to care for patients from birth to end of life.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Family Nurse Practitioner
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

Nursing Informatics

    Specialty Practice
  • Multiple Learning Options Available

With an MSN in nursing informatics from Walden, you’ll be able to translate information into real-world insights that inform healthcare improvement.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
  • Tempo Learning®: 6/6/2022
Learn more about Nursing Informatics
PhD in Nursing

Bridge Option for Students With a DNP

    Specialization

If you already have a DNP degree, Walden’s DNP to PhD in Nursing Bridge Option can offer you a shorter path to PhD completion.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Bridge Option for Students With a DNP
PhD in Nursing

Education

    Specialization

Walden’s online PhD nursing education specialization equips you with the expertise to promote excellence in nursing education.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Education
PhD in Nursing

Healthcare Administration

    Specialization

Explore healthcare topics such as governance, public policy, and strategic planning in our PhD in Nursing Healthcare Administration specialization.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Healthcare Administration
PhD in Nursing

Interdisciplinary Health

    Specialization

Design a focus area that reflects your professional goals and interests with Walden’s PhD in Nursing Interdisciplinary Health specialization.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Interdisciplinary Health
PhD in Nursing

Leadership

    Specialization

With the PhD in Nursing Leadership specialization, you’ll build key leadership competencies that empower you to drive change in your organization.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Leadership
PhD in Nursing

Population Health

    Specialization

Develop leadership and advanced population-health nursing skills in community-based assessment, program planning, interventions, and outcomes.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Population Health
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner

    Nurse Practitioner

Provide complete, preventive, and continuous healthcare from adolescence to older adulthood with our DNP-AGPCNP specialization.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Adult-Gerontology Primary Care Nurse Practitioner
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner

    Nurse Practitioner

Train to diagnose and treat patients 13 and older with complex acute and unstable chronic medical conditions with our DNP-AGACNP specialization.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

Executive Leadership

    Specialty Practice

Gain the knowledge and confidence to lead significant, sustainable healthcare improvement with Walden’s DNP leadership program.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Executive Leadership
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)

    Nurse Practitioner

In Walden’s online DNP-FNP program, you’ll learn from practicing FNPs as you explore how to assess, diagnose, and treat patients of all ages.

Next Start Dates

  • Course-Based: 5/30/2022
Learn more about Family Nurse Practitioner (FNP)

FAQ About Walden’s Online Nursing Degree Programs

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