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Walden is a for-profit graduate school in Minneapolis, Minnesota. It has a large graduate student body with an enrollment of 42,336 graduate students. Of the 39 graduate programs offered at Walden University, 39 are offered online or through graduate distance education programs. The most popular graduate school programs at Walden University are Registered Nursing (RN), Teaching, and Business. 52% of its graduate students are part-time graduate students.

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100 Washington Avenue South, Suite 900
Minneapolis, MN 55401

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Graduate Students

Total Graduate Students
42,336
Part-Time Grad Students
21,933
Research Assistants
No data available  
Teaching Assistants
72
Racial Diversity
  • African American
    38.5%
  • White
    36.4%
  • Unknown
    13.6%
  • Asian
    3.2%
  • Hispanic
    2.9%
  • International (Non-Citizen)
    2.3%
  • Multiracial
    2.2%
  • Native American
    0.6%
  • Pacific Islander
    0.3%

Student Life

Poll
What one word or phrase best describes students at your school?
Based on 116 responses
  • Driven
    33%
  • Down-to-earth
    5%
  • Friendly
    9%
  • Intellectual
    16%
  • Organized
    5%
  • I have not graduated yet.
    26%
  • Passionate
    6%
Poll
What phrase best describes your program?
Based on 116 responses
  • Competitive and intense
    30%
  • Prepared me for the real world
    11%
  • Supportive/helped me grow
    36%
  • Average
    2%
  • Have not started yet
    2%
  • Helpful for my professional growth.
    10%
  • HORRIBLE!!!
    1%

Scholarship

Professors

Poll
84%
of students agree that professors care about their students' success. 116 responses
Poll
86%
of students agree that professors are engaging and easy to understand. 116 responses
Poll
59%
of students agree that professors helped connect them to future opportunities. 116 responses

Return On Investment

Poll
How much did you spend on your graduate degree?
Based on 116 responses
  • $100K+
    15%
  • $75K-$100K
    15%
  • $50K-$75K
    24%
  • $25K-$50K
    37%
  • <$25K
    9%
Poll
How much did you make post-graduation?
Based on 116 responses
  • $150K+
    1%
  • $100K-$125K
    3%
  • $75K-$100K
    3%
  • $50-$75K
    7%
  • <$50K
    3%
  • Did not graduate yet
    82%
54%
of students feel the degree they are getting at this school is worth the time and money. 116 responses

Living in the Area

grade A+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B minus
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade C
  3. Nightlife
    grade A+
Median Household Income
$66,353
National
$62,843
Median Rent
$1,386
National
$1,062
Median Home Value
$229,851
National
$217,500

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