Walden University is an accredited graduate institution offering
advanced degrees online to professionals who work to make a difference
in the lives of children, the health of a community, or the success of
Walden degree programs include management, public administration,
education, health and human services, psychology, engineering, and IT.
Our academic standards are high, our faculty is experienced, and our
curriculum is rigorous. The Walden distance-learning approach optimizes
relevance and depth of learning by letting students share experiences
with peers here and abroad.
Since 1970, Walden has stayed true to its mission: serving the higher
education needs of professionals who work for positive social change.
Our programs help students achieve their personal enrichment and career
advancement goals. Our graduates, in turn, enrich and advance the lives
of countless others they serve.
Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and
a member of the North Central Association, www.ncahlc.org; 312-263-0456.
Accreditation by The Higher Learning Commission, one of six regional
accrediting bodies recognized by the U.S. Department of Education,
ensures that the university meets established standards of quality and
that its degrees and courses will be recognized by employers and
universities around the world.
Through its Division of Regulatory Affairs and Office of Research and
Assessment, Walden University devotes substantial effort and attention
to regulatory and accreditation compliance.
U.S. Department of Education Accreditation Database
Walden University is listed in the U.S. Department of Education’s
comprehensive database of accredited postsecondary educational
institutions. The database is searchable by institution name,
accrediting body, and geographic region.