Walden University Reviews

  • 662 Reviews
  • Minneapolis (MN)
  • Annual Tuition: Not Provided
54% of 662 students said this degree improved their career prospects
52% of 662 students said they would recommend this school to others
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Merlene Ramnon
  • Reviewed: 5/21/2022
  • Degree: Biology
"Walden University Education is of the highest standard. Students graduated from Walden University are critical thinkers, assertive, independent and well grounded in serving communities and becoming self sufficient. Walden has taught many students to continue to advocate for social changes in underserved communities."
  • Reviewed: 5/17/2022
  • Degree: Nurse Practitioner (NP)
"Would not recommend Walden to anyone. They don't help you find preceptors and they're way too strict on who you can do it with. Your instructors don't teach you anything, so you have to self teach. When you reach out to someone from the school they just send you verbiage from the handbook instead of working with you to find a solution. If my credits could transfer to another school, I would've done it by now."
Dr. Sheila Blanche Davis
  • Reviewed: 5/16/2022
  • Degree: Healthcare Administration
"I believe that Walden University is an excellent school. I highly recommend Walden University to anyone who is looking to pursue a quality education. The professors and administrative staff at Walden University are experienced and have a wealth of knowledge."
Dr. Jacqueline Smith
  • Reviewed: 5/16/2022
  • Degree: Higher Education
"I learned and enjoyed my time at Walden University. I believe getting the doctoral degree is serving me well in my current position. I think the professors, chairpersons and the second/URR committee persons are what really makes the difference. I finished with having a great chairperson and committee. However, I initially did not have the same good graces. My committee helped me to use the education that I received and interject it into the dissertation/case study. My committee talked to me, educated me, guided me towards my degree. I am so thankful for them and how they have to use my "education for good"!"
Michele Vlach
  • Reviewed: 5/12/2022
  • Degree: Project Management
"I chose Walden because of the PMI-PMP affiliation and found the classes and people strategically aligned with the principles associated with PMI. The level of quality in the classes and the people are unparalleled. I would highly recommend this school and this program. I believe in it so much I applied and became an Ambassador."
Dr. Inas elansary
  • Reviewed: 5/12/2022
  • Degree: Healthcare Administration
"Hi, I am along term person since 2016 at Walden university, receive 2 master, Doctorate and enrolled in DHA recently. So, I have nothing but exceptional experience. college that goes beyond basic career prep and equips you with ethical decision-making and critical-thinking skills and a greater understanding of and solutions for societal challenges to not only prepare you for a career, but for life it is WALDNE"
Dr. Rochelle Gilbert-Abram
  • Reviewed: 5/12/2022
  • Degree: Counseling
"Walden University is an exemplary institution that provides rigor and relevance regarding scholar-practitioner development. The curriculum, instruction, and assessment experiences were stellar encouraging networking and learning beyond the pages of the texts. I was able to secure resources from the library, writing center, and career planning and development department throughout my journey. I attended other schools that paled in comparison to the experience at WaldenU. Walden is a hidden GEM that honors its commitment to social change and educating its students. #IAmWalden #MyWaldenU"
Dr. Danielle Robinson
  • Reviewed: 5/11/2022
  • Degree: Public Health
"Walden University provided the flexibility required for my full-time work schedule and various community engagements. I really enjoyed the connection with my professors. My favorite moments were the residences. They provided helpful information and allowed me to network with other students and professors."
Dr. Geneva L. Reed
  • Reviewed: 5/11/2022
  • Degree: Business Administration
"Hello I had a wonderful experience at Walden University. Although working on my dissertation was challenging, I loved the rigor and learning experience, even when overwhelmed. Lastly, I have met some amazing faculty and peers that I am still in contact with after completing my education. If I had to offer a word of advice, I would say trust your doctoral chair and committee members, and enjoy the journey. Dr. Geneva L. Reed"
Dr Samuel Jacobs-Abbey
  • Reviewed: 5/11/2022
  • Degree: Health Sciences
"Walden University is a trusted university with a solid social change program. Highly recommended to anyone. You can be assured of dedicated lecturers and professors who are ready to provide assistance at every level of your studies. You can also be assured of lasting friendship with faculties as well as fellow students"
Claudia Uter
  • Reviewed: 5/11/2022
  • Degree: Education
"As a Walden University alumni, I have grown in the field of education. I learned to work collaboratively a.d cooperatively with group members and colleagues. I also learned how to implement social changes in my environment and the wider world at-large. Walden University has impacted my life positively."
Danielle Harris
  • Reviewed: 5/11/2022
  • Degree: Nursing
"Walden University is a phenomenal school, and anytime someone considers graduate school, I always recommend Walden University. I have completed a degree (MSN) and post-graduate certificate (nursing education), and I am enrolled in a WU program for the third time, which shows how excellent the instruction is."
Quantisha Commander
  • Reviewed: 5/11/2022
  • Degree: Criminal Justice
"One thing for sure is acknowledging it was not easy. However, it was indeed a challenging experience. I worked towards my master's degree and holding a full-time job while pregnant came with its obstacles. Moreover, I did not allow those obstacles to affect the goal and purpose of retrieving my master's degree. After my son was born at the beginning of January, finishing up the quarter and preparing for my capstone course was necessary. My professors were understanding and patient with me as well. The capstone course made it all worthwhile. I thoroughly enjoyed reading every week and interacting with my colleagues during discussions. You get a sense of whom the person is academically and professionally, opening your mind to different perspectives. It has been a long journey, and I am proud to say that I completed the capstone course and online program successfully. Do not let outside factors keep you from pursuing your dreams and goals in life; let them motivate you to go further."
Dr. Deirdre Moyer
  • Reviewed: 5/11/2022
  • Degree: Public Health
"Walden University afforded me a great education to acquire my PhD while working. Looking forward to a future with Walden University and growing my career professionally either as a professor there are getting more involved with volunteer organizations."
Dr. Janet L. Deskins
  • Reviewed: 5/11/2022
  • Degree: Business
"I changed my career and now teach online. I feel that my educational journey helped me to become a better business owner and instructor. Walden was the only University to use the term of diversity. In the past, every time I was told how diverse I am, it was always in a negative tone. I learned that diversity is a positive and appreciate that Walden helped change my course in life."
Robert A. Benson, PhD
  • Reviewed: 5/11/2022
  • Degree: Public Policy
"My educational experience with Walden University was exceptional. I often share my experiences with other people who are matriculating with other institutions. One in particular is that my Chair worked through her personal medical issues to help ensure I completed my degree (PhD). I have shared my positive experiences on my Podcast: “ The Book of Dad Radio Show”. I am truly appreciative of Walden for helping mold me into the Professional I am today."
Kimberly R. Titus, APRN-CNP
  • Reviewed: 5/11/2022
  • Degree: Nurse Practitioner (Family)
"Walden University has offered me so many opportunities of change and has allowed me to grow over the years. The team members are always looking for opportunities to help you move forward in your career and to promote positive change. I have received four degrees from Walden over the years and cannot say enough about the mentoring and successful path they have provided for me. Even after graduating, the university is still offering support and continued resources to allow me to grow and succeed."
William Henry Riter, Jr.
  • Reviewed: 5/11/2022
  • Degree: Public Policy
"At times classes and residencies seemed to be overwhelming, but I kept reminding myself that I was not going to be one of those students who gave up on their education because it got to difficult. I am proud that I attended Walden University and tell everyone how much I believe in social change for our communities that we live in. Even though I retired, I went back to work part-time and I am still involved in many other things that help our kids to grow up to be outstanding citizens."
Ulysses Lagrimas Labilles
  • Reviewed: 5/11/2022
  • Degree: Public Health
"What I learned from WaldenU made me who I am today as an epidemiologist with the CDC Foundation, and transitioned to my current post with the US Department of Veterans Affairs. If I could only return the favor, I would love to become a faculty of this great institution."
Dr Nicole Sharie Jackson
  • Reviewed: 5/11/2022
  • Degree: Forensic Psychology
"I completed 2 degree programs here at Walden University. The model of social change is amazing. In fact, as I have move forward in my career, my goal is to make positive social change when I come in contact with the people in my community. Completing an online degree program is not easy and takes self-determination and discipline. I learned how to do both and increase my time management skills while studying at Walden. The staff and faculty were always welcoming from the enrollment staff to the career center after I graduated. The resources don't stop just because your degree was conferred. Walden is your home for life. I love that I can reach out still and receive a welcoming response. Walden recognizes its alumni and I've had several opportunities to present to the student body and that experience was an amazing experience. The fact that Walden does not just leave you to the side, holding no interest in your career and how you're doing after you leave the program feels like one of a kind. Walden was one of my best decisions. Walden is the gift that keeps giving."