Walden is a for-profit, online university. It is a small institution with an enrollment of 666 undergraduate students. The Walden acceptance rate is 100%. Popular majors include Nursing, Business, and Psychology. Graduating 11% of students, Walden alumni go on to earn a starting salary of $44,800.
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Evening Degree Programs
- of students agree that professors put a lot of effort into teaching their classes.269 responses
- of students agree that it is easy to get the classes they want.245 responses
- of students agree that the workload is easy to manage.246 responses
Most Popular Majors
Human Development146 Graduates
Health Service Preparatory Studies90 Graduates
Human Services66 Graduates
Healthcare Management62 Graduates
Information Science47 Graduates
Public Health47 Graduates
Criminal Justice and Law Enforcement Administration41 Graduates
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Walden University Reviews
Studying at Walden is fun. The online programs are best suited for the working student. The instructors are very friendly and approachable. The course content is well structured to allow critical thinking and interaction with other students in the class. The assignments challenge the students to think critically about concepts and to integrate the concepts learned into practice. The other services like the learning center, the writing center the library academic advising and 24 hours online help enhance the student learning experience at Walden. I look forward to pursuing my doctorate at Walden University and hope someone else finds this experience exciting!
For the adult student, the flexibility to obtain a degree while keeping full-time employment is amazing. Time management is key as there are still multiple assignments due throughout the week, and the course material is by no means "easy". It is still college and the course material is designed as such. Every class is 6 weeks in length which makes for a very fast-paced environment. If you are structured, organized, and success minded you will do great!
I enjoyed going to Walden, but do feel it was a little over priced and not a lot of communication. I wish they would spend more time and explain the program and wish there was more communication with the teachers. They expect the students to be on all the time and they should be available. I also noticed that each class and teacher have different ways of doing things instead of things being standard. I did meet a few teachers that went above to make sure that the student understood the material and was very helpful. The financial part is not good at communicating either. I was told that all my classes would be covered when I first started and now that I am almost done I have a huge bill to pay! Not very happy about that