Graduate Programs Overview

Walden University is a Private (for-profit), 4 or more years school located in Minneapolis, Minnesota. It offers graduate degree programs as well as undergraduate degree programs. For academic year 2019-2020 the graduate school tuition & fees are $12,539 in average for all students.

It offers one hundred -one graduate programs: 40 Master's, 21 Doctorate, 33 Post-Bachelor's, 17 Post-Master's programs. Some of those programs are offered by distance learning. 8,774 students have been conferred Master's degree and 1,550 students have received Doctorate degree last year.
Graduate Programs Key Facts
School NameWalden University
TypePrivate (for-profit), 4 or more years
Address100 Washington Avenue South, Suite 900, Minneapolis, MN
Graduate School Students42,336 students
42,336 students enrolled online exclusively
Tuition & Fees (2019-2020)$12,539
Student to Faculty18:1 (5.56%)
Number of Offered Graduate ProgramsTotal 111 Graduate Programs
40 Master's, 17 Doctorate, 50 Post graduate certificates

2020 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees

The following table and chart describe 2019-2020 graduate tuition & fees at Walden University with tuition changes over the last 5 years. Each cost is an average amount over the offered programs. The tuition & fees is $12,539 for all students.The tuition per credit hours for part-time students (or full-time students who taking extra credits) is $710.
2020 COATuition Trends
2020 Graduate School Tuition, Fees, and Living Costs
Cost per Credit$710
Books & Supplies$900
Room & Board$9,119 (Off-Campus)
Personal Expenses$1,127 (Off-Campus)
Off-Campus Total$23,685
Graduate Program Tuition Changes (2016-2020)
Tuition & Fees$12,609$13,555$12,042$12,205$12,539

Graduate Programs By Area of Study

Walden University offers Masters, Doctorate, Post-Bachelor's Certificate, Post-Master's Certificate graduate degree/certificate programs through 111 major areas - 39 Master's (39 online programs), 20 Doctorate (20 online programs), 33 Post-Bachelor'(33 online programs), 16 Post-Master'(16 online programs). The following table summarizes the total number of completers by degree and gender.
Total Number of Conferred Graduate Degree
Master'sDoctorate Post-Bachelor'sPost-Master's
Below, you can check major programs and concentration for each area of study with offered degrees and completers. ONLINE denotes the program offered by distance learning (online degree). You may want to see all graduate schools offering a major program by following the link on the title of the program.
Communication and Journalism
Computer And Information Sciences
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting
Human Services
Social Sciences
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences

Graduate Student Population

Total 50,360 students enrolled in Walden University including both undergraduate and graduate programs, with full-time and part-time status. In graduate schools, 42,336 students are enrolled to earn graduate degrees. By gender, it has 8,708 male and 33,628 female graduate students. By attending status, there are 20,403 full-time and 21,933 part-time students in graduate schools. It offers online degree programs and 42,336 students enrolled to earn their graduate degree through online exclusively.
Graduate Students Gender Distribution
Men Students8,708
Women Students33,628
Graduate Students Attending Status Distribution
Full-time Students20,403
Part-time Students21,933
By race/ethnicity 15,741 White, 16,748 Black, and 1,444 Asian students are attending at Walden University. The detail graduate enrollment distribution by race is shown in the below chart.
Graduate Students Race Distribution
American Indian /
Native American
Native Hawaiian /
Other Pacific Islander
Two or more races826
36 students are younger than 22 and 20,795 students are older than 65. The school has 7,031 students aged between 22 and 30 and 14,428 students aged 30 to 40.
Graduate Students Age Distribution
21 & Under36
40 & Over20,795
Distance learning, also called online education, is very attractive to students, especially those who want to continue education and work in the field. At Walden University, 42,336 students are enrolled exclusively in online courses and 0 students are enrolled in some online courses.
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment Distribution
Total Enrollment42,336
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses42,336
Enrolled in Some But Not All Online Courses0
Not Enrolled In Any Online Courses0
Graduate Distance Learning Enrollment By Student Location
Enrolled Exclusively in Online Courses42,336
Minnesota Resident686
Other State In U.S.39,345
Outside of U.S.2,305

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