Our online doctoral, master's, and bachelor's degree programs will prepare you to improve outcomes for your students and your institution.

Walden's education degrees are for dedicated professionals like you, designed to:

  • Advance your career and increase your salary.
  • Accommodate your current commitments with a flexible format.
  • Allow you to focus on a specialization that meets your goals.

Accreditations

NCATE

The Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership at Walden University, a National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE)–accredited institution, is dedicated to enhancing educator effectiveness.

Education Programs

 
  • Doctor of Education (EdD)

    Our doctoral experience features a unique blend of theory, research, and practical application to help you make an immediate and significant change in your life and in the lives of others.

    Learn more about the EdD program.

  • PhD in Education

    This research-based program will allow you to study what you are passionate about, and become a thought leader in the education field.

    Learn more about the PhD in Education program.

  • Education Specialist (EdS)

    Become an influencer in your field by earning your EdS; choose from a variety of specialized EdS programs to align with your professional goals.

    Learn more about our EdS programs.

  • Education Certificates

    Walden offers a wide range of education certificates, whether you are looking to further your studies at a post-baccalaureate, graduate, or post-master's level. Choose from more than 20 programs to focus on your interests.

    Learn more about our certificate programs.

 

More About Our Education Programs

 
  • Tuition and Financial Aid

    Tuition and fees vary by degree program because programs at Walden are tailored to the specific needs of professionals in each field.

    For more information about our degree programs, financial aid, tuition, and scholarships, request free information or call one of our enrollment advisors.

    Manage your school expenses with:

    • Convenient monthly payment plans that allow you to pay tuition in installments.
    • Multiple payment plan options, including some that can be combined with school loan programs (if available in your country of residence).
    • No-interest payments, which may eliminate your need for loans.
  • Transfer Credits

    You may be eligible to receive credit towards your program, to earn your degree faster. An enrollment advisor will work with you to identify what credit you can receive based on work experience, prior education, life experiences, and more. 

    • First we will help you obtain transcripts from any previous institution you have attended.
    • Then, we will carefully review your previous coursework to maximize the amount of credits we can apply to your Walden program of study.
    • Lastly, you will receive a transfer credit pre-evaluation within three business days, including a summary of the courses that have been accepted for transfer.
  • Grants and Scholarships

    Let us help support you on your educational journey with more than $60 million in total tuition savings. Contact one of our enrollment advisors at 888.828.5608 to learn more.

Why Study Education at Walden?

 
  • Learn With Leaders

    Walden is the choice for more than 100 state teachers of the year.

  • Exceptional Student Services

    Benefit from our 24/7 tech support, Writing Center, Career Services Center, and more.

  • Relevant Curriculum

    Coursework is based on the latest research and current best practices.

Testimonials

 
 
 

“Thanks to my Walden education, I am an effective administrator who enjoys facilitating professional development."

Abigail Enz-Doerschner | MSEd Graduate