September 2nd, 2008
Walden University is made up of students and staff, alumni and friends, national experts and visiting academicians, and a growing list of educational, business, and government associates who share the commitment of changing the world by means of higher education.
As a Walden student, you will be part of a learning community that incorporates faculty and students from cities all over the United States and even around the globe. As a result collaborations during your online classrooms, you will get the chance to broaden your horizon and get important insights into other cultures as well as workplaces.
Walden University is as well the flagship online university in the Laureate International Universities network, which is a global network of over 50 accredited online as well as campus-based universities that covers 24 countries with over 600,000 students globally.
Through the Laureate network, the students of Walden University have access to:
- Chances of studying abroad
- Student exchange prospects
- Exclusive dual programs by university partnerships.
Walden is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.
There are various funding choices offered at Walden University, including;
- Federal Aid
- Interest-free Payment Plans
- Low-interest Loans
Over 65 percent of all Walden students get some type of financial assistance. Walden financial aid advisors can facilitate you in finding and getting financial aid to help fund your education.
Walden offers merit-based scholarships for educational as well as professional accomplishments. Some scholarships may be available to international students.
- Commitment to Social Change Scholarship
- Dave Palmer Military Scholarship
- Laureate International Universities Network Graduate Scholarship
- National Public Service Scholarship
- NEA Scholarship
- Presidential Scholarship
- Terry O’Banion Leadership Scholarship
- League for Innovation in the Community College Scholarship
- Higher Education Excellence Scholarship
- League for Innovation in the Community College–Future Educators Scholarship
- Teacher of the Year Recipient Scholarship
Detailed information about these scholarships can be found at http://www.waldenu.edu/Tuition-and-Financial-Aid/Scholarships.htm.