2014-2015 Walden University Student Handbook (March 2015) 
    
    Oct 25, 2021  
2014-2015 Walden University Student Handbook (March 2015) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Quarter-Based Programs


Return to: Tuitions and Fees–March 2015  

 

2014–2015 Academic Year (Effective 3/2/2015)
Bachelor’s Tuition (per quarter credit hour) 
 Fundamentals course—MATH 0090  $50
 General education courses  $320
 Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN) Completion Program RN-BSN-MSN  $320
 B.S. in Accounting  $320
 B.S. in Business Administration  $320
 B.S. in Business Communication  $320
 B.S. in Child Development (including Making Connections courses)  $320
 B.S. in Communication  $320
 B.S. in Computer Information Systems  $320
 B.S. in Criminal Justice  $320
 B.S. in Educational Studies  $320
 B.S. in Forensic Psychology  $320
 B.S. in Health Studies  $320
 B.S. in Healthcare Management  $320
 B.S. in Human Services  $320
 B.S. in Information Technology  $320
 B.S. in Instructional Design and Technology  $320
 B.S. in Interdisciplinary Studies  $320
 B.S. in Political Science and Public Administration  $320
 B.S. in Psychology  $320
 B.S. in Public Health  $320
Accelerate Into Master’s (AIM) Tuition (per quarter credit hour)
 5000-level Courses

 $320

Master’s Tuition (per quarter credit hour)
 M.S. in Addiction Counseling  $440
 M.S. in Career Counseling (in teach-out)  $465b
 M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling  $465
 M.S. in Clinical Psychology  $490
 M.S. in Criminal Justice  $470a
 M.S. in Criminal Justice Leadership and Executive Management  $470a
 M.S. in Emergency Management  $470a
 M.S. in Forensic Psychology  $490a
 M.S. in Health Education and Promotion  $415a
 M.S. in Human Services  $440
 M.S. in Industrial and Organizational (I/O) Psychology  $490
 M.S. in Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling  $465
 M.S. in Nonprofit Management and Leadership  $455a
 M.S. in Psychology  $490
 M.S. in School Counseling  $400
 Master of Public Administration (MPA)  $455
 Master of Public Health (MPH)  $445a
 Master of Public Policy (MPP)  $455
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)–BSN Track
 Leadership and Management, Nursing Education, Nursing Informatics  $445a
 Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner (for students starting the AGNP or FNP specializations March 2013 and prior)  $500a
 Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner (for students starting the AGNP or FNP specializations June 2013 and after)  $625a
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)–RN Track
 Leadership and Management, Nursing Education, Nursing Informatics  $360–Foundation coursesa

 $445–NURS 6001, Core, and Specialization coursesa

 Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner (for students starting the AGNP or FNP specializations March 2013 and before)

 $360–Foundation coursesa
 $500–NURS 6001, Core, and Specialization coursesa

 Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner, Family Nurse Practitioner (for students starting the AGNP or FNP specializations June 2013 and after)

 $360–Foundation coursesa

 $625–NURS 6001, Core, and Specialization coursesa

 Master of Social Work (MSW)  $525
 Education Specialist (Ed.S.)  
 Education Specialist (Ed.S.) in Assessment, Evaluation, and Accountability; Educational Technology (per quarter credit hour)  $645
 Education Specialist (Ed.S.) Capstone Course (per course)  $1,000c
 Doctoral Tuition (per quarter credit hour)
 Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)  $775a
 Doctor of Public Health (DrPH)  $540
 Doctor of Social Work (DSW)  $555
 Ph.D. in Criminal Justice  $570
 Ph.D. in Counselor Education and Supervision  $510
 Ph.D. in Education, KAM-Based (flat fee)  $4,980b,g
 Ph.D. in Education, Mixed-Model (flat fee)  $4,980b,d,g
 Ph.D. in Education, Course-Based  $645
 Ph.D. in Health Services, Course-Based  $550
 Ph.D. in Human Services, Course-Based

 $570

 Ph.D. in Industrial and Organizational (I/O) Psychology  $575
 Ph.D. in Management (formerly Ph.D. in Applied Management and Decision Sciences), KAM-Based (flat fee)  $4,835i
 Ph.D. in Management (formerly Ph.D. in Applied Management and Decision Sciences), Mixed-Model (flat fee)  $4,835b
 Ph.D. in Management, Course-Based

 $690

Tuition is $690/quarter credit. Any students who started prior to March 2015 will be billed at $665/quarter credit.

 Ph.D. in Nursing  $700
 Ph.D. in Psychology  $575
 Ph.D. in Psychology Professional Programs (Clinical/Counseling)  $495
 Ph.D. in Public Health  $540
 Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration, Course-Based  $570
 Ph.D. in Public Policy and Administration, Mixed-Model  $4,835
 Ph.D. in Social Work  $555
Master’s Fees
 6-Day Residency for M.S. in Career Counseling; M.S. in Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling; M.S. in Clinical Mental Health Counseling,e  M.S. in School Counseling (two residencies during the program); Doctor of Social Work (one residency during the program)  $1,695e
Education Specialist (Ed.S.) in Educational Leadership and Administration (Principal Preparation) Program Fees
 3-Day Residency  $895e
Doctoral Fees
 3-Day Residency  $895e
 4-Day Residency  $1,275e
 5-day Residency  $1,795e
 6-Day Residency  $2,395e
 In-Residence Supplemental Tuition  $1,875 (2 courses)
 Virtual Residency  $1,375
 DNP Field Experience  $775
 Internship (PSYC 8882) (per quarter credit hour); 12 credits over four terms, 3 credits per term  $1,875 flat fee per term
Certificate Tuition and Fees (per quarter credit hour)  
 Graduate Certificate in Criminal Justice  $470
 Graduate Certificate in Government Management  $455
 Graduate Certificate in Homeland Security  $455
 Graduate Certificate in Nonprofit Management  $455
 Graduate Certificate in Public Management and Leadership  $455
 Graduate Certificate in Public Policy and Administration  $455
 Graduate Certificate in Strategic Planning and Public Policy  $455
 Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Organizational Psychology and Development  $490
 Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Education  $445
 Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Informatics  $445
 Post-Master’s Certificate in Nursing Leadership and Management  $445
 Post-Master’s Online Teaching in Psychology Certificate  $575
 Post-Doctoral Certificate in Assessment, Evaluation, and Accountability  $645
 Post-Doctoral Bridge to Management Certificate

 $690

Tuition is $690/quarter credit. Any students who started prior to March 2015 will be billed at $665/quarter credit.

 Psychology Respecialization Certificates: Educational Psychology, Forensic Psychology, General Psychology, Health Psychology, Organizational Psychology, Social Psychology  $575
 Undergraduate Certificate in Homeland Security  $320
 Technology Fee  $120
Support Coursesg (per quarter credit hour)
 A Practical Course in APA Style  $195
 Advanced Reading Strategies  $195
 Communications and Teamwork in a Global Society  $195
 Critical Thinking and Logic  $195
 Graduate Writing: Evaluative and Persuasive Composition  $195
 Graduate Writing for Non-Native English Speakers  $195
 Skills for Academic Integrity  $195
 Succeeding on Academic and Professional Exams  $195
 Writing a Literature Review  $195
 Doctoral Writing Workshop: Revising and Editing the Proposal  $245
 Doctoral Writing Workshop: Revising and Editing the Introduction  $245
 Doctoral Writing Workshop: Revising and Editing the Literature Review  $245
 Doctoral Writing Workshop: Revising and Editing the Methodology Section  $245

  Notes:

aIncludes course textbooks and materials.

bProgram no longer accepting applications; tuition applies to current students only.

cApplies to all Education Specialist (Ed.S.) programs with the exception of Ed.S. in Educational Leadership and Administration (Principal Preparation Program).

dFor the mixed-model format, each quarter is charged at a flat rate of $4,835 per quarter (for 2014–2015) until students complete all of their Foundations, Core, and Research courses; KAMs; and their first dissertation course, EDUC 9001. Students will be charged $2,417.50 per quarter (for 2014–2015) for the remainder of their dissertation courses, EDUC 9001, until completing their program.

eFee does not include travel, food, lodging, and other miscellaneous expenses. Residency fees take effect January 2015.

fRequired for the M.S. and B.S. in Instructional Design and Technology programs only. Price subject to change. Admitted Walden students can purchase the software at this price from the Walden Computer Store, which is accessible from the myWalden page.

gSupport courses are included in the quarterly tuition for KAM students.