Walden University Graduate Program Reviews

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of students recommend
(4.19 out of 5.0)
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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: HLC
  • Programmatic Accreditation: ACBSP, + 2 more
  • Campus Setting: City: Large
  • Student Population: 52,565 (8,035 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 18 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 47% part-time, 53% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: Not Provided
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Student & Graduate Reviews

3.83 out of 5.0
Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2016

I do not have issues with transportation because the classes are online. This provides greater accessibility for me. The instructors have been helpful and easy to work with. I am not worried about having questions because I know they will be answered.
4.33 out of 5.0
Degree: Public Administration
Graduation Year: 2015

I am very glad I went with Walden University, the classes, professors, staff, and support staff are all very knowledgeable and very helpful. I feel the quality of education is exceptional and will lead me to an excellent career.
4.75 out of 5.0
Degree: Healthcare Administration
Graduation Year: 2016

I do not have any cons about this program. I am glad I selected this school and program.
3.5 out of 5.0
Degree: Business
Graduation Year: 2016

Since I am going to school online, I don't have a rating with surrounding area and don't need transportation.
4.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Management
Graduation Year: 2017

Not only does Walden cultivate and motivate the scholar/practitioner in me, but Walden's focus on social change has literally changed the way I view the world around me. The only true con is the one that exists for all universities and colleges and that is the rising cost of education.
5.0 out of 5.0
Degree: Instructional Technology
Graduation Year: 2015

The Graduate program in which I am enrolled enables me to learn hands-on with a flexible schedule. I am able to apply what I am learning directly into my teaching of secondary students. A Masters in Education with Integrating Technology Into the Classroom has changed my teaching and made an impact on the way my students learn. They are engaged and excited and best of all, they are learning what it takes to enter the 21st Century workplace. I am proud to say that my students can collaborate, problem solve, and use technological tools that demonstrate what they know and are able to do. Walden University has invigorated me and my teaching has improved as a result.
2.25 out of 5.0
Degree: Social Work
Graduation Year: 2016

Walden University's online graduate program allows the flexibility for me to continue my education while being a mother of 2 children under the age of 2.
4.5 out of 5.0
Degree: Psychology
Graduation Year: 2016

Most of the instructors understand the importance of school and work. However, you will get a few instructors who believe that school should be your primary focus. All in all, Walden University has been wonderful and I have learned vast amounts about society around us.
3.42 out of 5.0
Degree: Educational Leadership
Graduation Year: 2015

Since the school provides online courses, I don't know much about the surrounding area. It would be great if Walden offered Fellowships for students enrolled in the doctoral programs.
3.75 out of 5.0
Degree: Accounting
Graduation Year: 2016

It was a great school with good ideals. Some of the professors leaves much to be desired. The workload seemed comparable to other schools. Can definitely use better career placement services.
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