Walden University in Minneapolis

Minneapolis, MN

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Overview

Walden University offers 349-degree programs and 349 via distance education. Student-to-faculty ratio is 18:1. 24.2% are women, and 75.8% are men. 1% percents of international students. The average annual total cost of attendance at Walden University is 27851$, that is above national average. Average salary after attending is $59,700, so if you studied 2 years, you’ll get your funds back in less than 2 years.

Average Annual Cost

Average annual cost includes tuition and fees, books and supplies, and living expenses, minus the average grant/scholarship aid. Separate metrics have calculated for different institutions depends on calendar system and sector of the establishment (public or private).

The Walden University is a private and academic-year institution, so it’s net price represents an average of all programs and includes only undergraduates who first enrolled in the fall term and receive Title IV aid. The total cost of attendance depends on whether undergraduates live on campus, off campus (not with family), or off campus (with family).

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$27,851
ABOVE AVERAGE

By Family Income

Depending on the federal state, or institutional grant and available, Walden University students in your income bracket may pay more of less than the overall average costs.

Family IncomeAverage cost
$0 - $30,000$28,535
$30,001 - $48,000$27,167
$48,001 - $75,000--
$75,001 - $110,000--
$110,001+--

Finance

Charges:

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Types of financial aids

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4166 of Walden University undergraduate students were awarded with some type of financial aid, it’s 46 percents of all undergraduate students. This makes Walden University number 33 in the amount of financial aid awarded to students among all educational institutions in Minnesota.

Students at Walden University awarded 5 types of loans or aids, the biggest percent of students received a federal grant aid.

Salary After Attending

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$59,700

According to College Scorecard Data from U.S. Department of Education

Students services

Career

Academic/career counseling service

Employment services for students

Living & meal

Full-time, first-time degree/certificate-seeking students required to live on campus

Institution provide on-campus housing

Institution provides board or meal plan

Veteran Services Available

Yellow Ribbon Program

Credit for military training

Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military servicemembers, and their families

Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges

Disability services

3%

Percent indicator of undergraduates formally registered as students with disabilities

All programs offered completely via distance education

Undergraduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Graduate programs or courses are offered via distance education

Alternative tuition plans

Any alternative tuition plans offered by institution

Tuition payment plan

Tuition payment plan - a program that allows tuition to be paid in installments spread out over an agreed upon period of time, sometimes without interest or finance charges.

Special learning opportunities

Here are the learning opportunities available in Walden University.

Study abroad

Teacher certification (below the postsecondary level)

Teacher certification: students can complete their preparation in certain areas of specialization

Teacher certification: approved by the state for initial certification or licensure of teachers

Study abroad - programs and arrangements giving students a possibility to complete part of the college program studying in another country.

Teacher certifications programs are designed to prepare students to meet the requirements for certification as teachers in elementary, middle/junior high, and secondary schools.

Student Body

The student-to-faculty ratio at Walden University is 18:1, that means that for every 18 students the institution has one professor, lecturer or specialist with a degree in education. Lower student-to-faculty ratio is better - it means that professors can dedicate more time and attention to each student.

Student-to-faculty ratio

18:1
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Men/Women

Number of international students

930
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1%

Percent of international students

Race/ethnicity breakdown

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Students enrollment in distance education

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In Walden University the biggest percent of students are enrolled exclusively in distance education courses.

Distance education location breakdown

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Here are the students enrolled exclusively in distance education courses at Walden University and grouped by their location. Distance education courses are the most popular for students located in U.S., but not in Minnesota.

Academic Programs

Number of degree programs offered

Walden University offers 349 programs in total: 127 are for Master's degree, 90 - for Postbaccalaureate certificate, 57 - for Bachelor's degree, 48 - for Doctor's degree-research/scholarship programs, 24 - for Post-master's certificate, and 3 are less than 1-year certificate programs.

This is one of the lowest number of programs in comparison with other 40 universities in Hennepin county, with one of the highest number of Postbaccalaureate certificate and Post-master's certificate programs offered. Walden University is one of the few institutions in Hennepin that offers a Bachelor's degree program.

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Number of degree programs offered via distance education

There are 349 distance education programs that are offered in the Walden University: 127 are for Master's degree, 90 - for Postbaccalaureate certificate, 57 - for Bachelor's degree, 48 - for Doctor's degree-research/scholarship programs, 24 - for Post-master's certificate and 3 are less than 1-year certificate programs.

Note, that programs offered via distance education might be fully online as well as partially online and contain real-time elements. So look carefully into each program to make sure you can commit.

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Total credit/contact hours

Here you can find the data on instructional activity in measured in total credit and/or contact hours delivered by institutions during a 12-month period. Also we shown the Minnesota state average data to help you compare.

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Walden University provides coursework for undergraduate students and graduate students.

In 2014-2015 academic year estimated full-time equivalent undergraduate enrollment was 11118 students with 333547 сredit hours for 12-month instructional activity period. The enrollment for graduates was 49852 with 1196438 credit hours.

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Location & Website

Address: 100 Washington Avenue South, Suite 900

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Religious affiliation: Not applicable

Calendar system: Quarter

General Phone Number: +8664925336

Institution is active in current year: 1

Institution's internet website address: waldenu.edu

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