Online Doctoral Degrees

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Students from all 50 U.S. states and more than 150 countries are pursuing their online education at Walden.‡
Walden University is the #1 conferrer of doctoral research degrees.*
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*Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) Integrated Postsecondary Education Database (IPEDS). Includes 2017 preliminary data. Retrieved July 2018, includes all classifications of instructional programs (CIP) codes. A doctoral research degree is Ph.D. or other doctor's degree that requires advanced work beyond the master's level, including the preparation and defense of a dissertation based on original research, or the planning and execution of an original project demonstrating substantial artistic or scholarly achievement. Some examples of this type of degree may include Ed.D., D.M.A., D.B.A., D.Sc., D.A., or D.M, and others, as designated by the awarding institution.

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Total enrollment as of December 31, 2017.