• Follow
    Your Why

    When you take the first step toward pursuing a goal, you begin turning your dreams into reality. That's what it means to follow your why. When you pursue an advanced degree at Walden, you can begin to put your ideas into action.

    When you follow your why, you are turning dreams into reality.

    Empower yourself with a degree program that aligns with your goals and priorities.

    Get personalized and dedicated student support to guide you through your journey.

    Join the movement at Walden University and turn action into influence.

  • Nursing
    Programs

    An online nursing degree from Walden can help pave the way for more career opportunities, higher earning potential, and provide greater access and influence in today's evolving healthcare landscape.

    A Walden online nursing degree helps pave the way for career opportunities

    Walden's DNP, MSN, and RN-BSN programs are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education, a national accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Department of Education.

    Our high-quality, online degree programs connect you with the latest in healthcare innovation and methodologies to improving patient outcomes.

    Get the fuel you need to tackle critical healthcare issues through real-world experience and online practicums led by our doctorally prepared teaching faculty.

  • Discover Online
    Education Degrees

    Whether in the classroom or administration, you work hard each day to shape bright and successful futures for your students.

    Walden University dedicated to enhancing educator effectiveness

    The Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership is dedicated to improving educator effectiveness and preparing educators who make a positive impact on student achievement.

    Walden offers a full range of programs from teacher preparation programs to doctoral degree programs.

    Walden’s programs connect educators with nationally recognized education experts, policymakers, and scholar-practitioners who are driving change and influencing the future of education.

  • Discover Online
    Health Degrees

    Professionals dedicated to improving the quality of global health and wellness are vital to today’s society.

    Turn action into leadership with Walden University's online health sciences programs

    Employment of medical and health services managers is projected to grow 17% from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations.

    Employment of epidemiologists is projected to grow 6% from 2014 to 2024, about as fast as the average for all occupations.

    100% of employers of Walden Master of Public Health (MPH) graduates responding to our survey say they would hire another Walden MPH graduate.

  • Social Work
    Programs

    Advance social justice by discovering how to help improve the quality of life for those in need and address some of the most pressing issues facing society today.

    Address some of the most pressing issues facing society today.

    Walden's online social work and human services degrees are taught by faculty members with diverse real-world experience, providing you with the tools you need to make a difference.

    Our CSWE-accredited MSW program features award-winning video and written case studies that give you practical insight and prepare you to advance your career in social work.

    The goal of the Barbara Solomon School of Social Work and Human Services is to ignite a passion for social change among its students and to help them become leaders for social justice.

Share Your Why
Your WHY is what drives you to action:

A thirst for knowledge, a commitment to your family, a desire for change in your community. When you follow your why, you are turning dreams into reality. And you are leading the way for others.

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Why Walden

  • Choose a university flexible enough to help you balance life and studies. Walden's accelerated tracks, competency-based learning, and part-time options are available for wherever you are in life.

  • Immerse yourself in an innovative environment that provides you with a rich learning experience. Walden's unsurpassed student support services and tools help ensure your success from enrollment through graduation.

  • Walden has a number of resources available to help fund your education. Our enrollment advisors, along with our knowledgeable financial aid advisors, are committed to helping you identify your financing options.

  • Accreditation is mark of quality. Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission (HLC). The HLC is one of six regional accrediting associations recognized by the U.S. Department of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

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