2017-2018 Walden University Student Handbook (March 2018) 
    
    May 30, 2020  
2017-2018 Walden University Student Handbook (March 2018) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Transfer Maximum by Program (Chart)


 Return to: Transfer of Credit  

This chart lists, by College, all of the programs offered at Walden University and the associated notes regarding transfer of credit.

Undergraduate Students: A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred into a Walden program.

Graduate Students: Maximum transfer of credit varies by program. Please refer to the chart below.
 

Program Eligible for Transfer Notes
The Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership

BS in Child Development
(Child and Adolescent Studies Concentration)

 
A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit is accepted for HMNT 1001, EDUC 1011, EDUC 1012, EDUC 1013, EDUC 4011, EDUC 4012,  EDUC 4001, or EDUC 4500. 

BS in Child Development
(Dual Infant/Toddler and Preschool Concentration)
A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit is accepted for HMNT 1001, EDUC 1011, EDUC 1012, EDUC 1013, EDUC 2011, EDUC 3211, EDUC 3212, EDUC 3111, EDUC 3112, EDUC 4011, EDUC 4012, EDUC 4211, EDUC 4112, and EDUC 4001.

BS in Child Development (Psychology) A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit is accepted for HMNT 1001, EDUC 1011, EDUC 1012, EDUC 1013, EDUC 2011, EDUC 4011, EDUC 4012, EDUC 4500, or EDUC 4001.

 

BS in Child Development (General) A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit is accepted for HMNT 1001, EDUC 1011, EDUC 1012, EDUC 1013, EDUC 2011, EDUC 4011, EDUC 4012, EDUC 4500, or EDUC 4001.

Graduate Certificate in Adult Learning 6 semester credits

Transfer credit will be accepted for any two of the four courses in the certificate.

 

Students are not required to complete the major assessment(s) for the course(s) in which transfer of credit is awarded.

Graduate Certificate in College Teaching and Learning 6 semester credits The following course is not eligible for transfer of credit:

ISYS 6100 - Preparation for Graduate Study in Information Systems and Technology

Graduate Certificate in Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment 6 semester credits

Transfer credit will be accepted for any two of the four courses in the certificate.

Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood Administration, Management, and Leadership 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Early Childhood and Public Policy 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Elementary Reading and Literacy 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Engaging Culturally Diverse Learners 6 semester credits Transfer credit will be accepted for any two of the four courses in the certificate.

 

Graduate Certificate in Enrollment Management and Institutional Marketing 6 semester credits

No transfer credit is accepted for EDUC 6155.

Students are not required to complete the major assessment(s) for the course(s) in which transfer of credit is awarded. 

Graduate Certificate in Higher Education Leadership for Student Success 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Instructional Design 6 semester credits

Transfer credit will be accepted for any two of the four courses in the certificate.

Students are not required to complete the major assessment(s) for the course(s) in which transfer of credit is awarded.

Graduate Certificate in Integrating Technology in the Classroom 6 semester credits

Transfer credit will be accepted for any two of the four courses in the certificate.

Graduate Certificate in Mathematics 5–8 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Mathematics K–6 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Online Learning 6 semester credits

Transfer credit will be accepted for any two of the four courses in the certificate.

Graduate Certificate in Online Teaching for Adult Educators 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Program Development 6 semester credits

Transfer credit will be accepted for any two of the four courses in the certificate.

 

Students are not required to complete the major assessment(s) for the course(s) in which transfer of credit is awarded.  

Graduate Certificate in Science, Grades K–8 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Special Education 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Teacher Leadership 6 semester credits

Transfer credit will be accepted for any two of the four courses in the certificate.

Graduate Certificate in Teaching Adults in the Early Childhood Field 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Teaching Adults English as a Second Language 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Teaching and Diversity in Early Childhood Education 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Teaching English Language Learners 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Training and Performance Management 6 semester credits

Transfer credit will be accepted for any two of the four courses in the certificate.

Students are not required to complete the major assessment(s) for the course(s) in which transfer of credit is awarded.

Teacher Preparation Program With a Master of Arts in Teaching (MAT) 6 semester credits or equivalent

Credits must be earned from an institution based in the state of Minnesota that is listed in a downloadable PDF available from the Minnesota Board of Teaching website at View the list (PDF).

Credits must be earned within 7 years prior to matriculation into the Walden University program or earned after matriculation and within the time limit for earning the degree.

Credits must not be applied to any prior earned degree.

Transfer of credit is available for EDUC 6606 and EDUC 6688.

Students are not required to complete the major assessment(s) for the course(s) in which transfer of credit is awarded.

Reading K–12 Endorsement 0  
MS in Early Childhood Studies 15 semester credits

No transfer of credit is accepted for the following courses: EDUC 6005 and EDUC 6960.

Students are not required to complete the major assessment(s) for the course(s) in which transfer of credit is awarded.

MS in Education

MS in Education Accelerated

15 semester credits

Credits must be earned within 10 years prior to matriculation into the Walden University program or earned after matriculation and within the time limit for earning the degree.

15 semester credits includes 5 courses of 3 credits each, to align with specialization courses.

Earned in courses with content equivalent to the content of the corresponding Walden University courses or with content that is considered by Walden University to enhance the student’s education

Approved in advance of the student taking the course, for those courses completed after matriculating as a Walden student

Not applied to any prior earned degree.

No transfer credit is accepted for EDUC 6610.

No transfer of credit is accepted into the MSEd Education Leadership and Administration principal licensure program or into the Reading Endorsement courses of the MSEd Reading and Literacy with a Reading K-12 Endorsement.

MS in Higher Education 15 semester credits

No transfer credit is accepted for the following courses: EDUC 6155 and EDUC 6960.

Students are not required to complete the major assessment(s) for the course(s) in which transfer of credit is awarded.

MS in Instructional Design and Technology 15 semester credits

No transfer credit is accepted for the following courses: EDUC 6105 and EIDT 6910.

Students are not required to complete the major assessment(s) for the course(s) in which transfer of credit is awarded.

Education Specialist (EdS) programs:

  • Curriculum, Instruction, and Professional Development
  • Early Childhood
  • Educational Technology
  • Reading and Literacy Leadership
  • Special Education
  • Administrator Leadership for Teaching and Learning
  • Educational Leadership and Administration
22 quarter credits

EdS in Educational Leadership and Administration - No transfer credit is accepted for this program.

In all other EdS programs:

No transfer credit is allowed for the following courses: 

  • EDSD 70002 or EDSD 7006 - Leading the Future of Education
  • EDSD 7900 - EdS Capstone Project: Creating and Supporting Effective Educational Practices
Education Specialist (EdS) in Educational Technology 22 quarter credits

Educational Technology requires that no technology courses be transferred in that are older than 5 years.

No transfer credit is allowed for the following courses: 

  • EDSD 7002 or EDSD 7006 - Leading the Future of Education
  • EDSD 7900 - EdS Capstone Project: Creating and Supporting Effective Educational Practices
Doctor of Education (EdD) 38 quarter credits

No transfer credit is allowed for the following courses: 

  • EDDD 8002 or EDDD 8006 - Leading the Future of Education
  • EDDD 8003 - Tools for Doctoral Research Success
  • EDDD 8004 - Demystifying Doctoral Writing for Research
  • EDDD 8900 - Completing the Prospectus
  • EDDD 8990 - Completing the Doctoral Capstone
PhD in Education 43 quarter credits

No transfer of credit is accepted for the following courses: EDPD 8113, EDPD 8114, EDPD 8910, EDPD 8990

PhD in Education with a specialization in Educational Technology

43 quarter credits

Educational Technology requires that no technology courses be transferred in that are older than 5 years.

No transfer of credit is accepted for the following courses: EDPD 8113, EDPD 8114, EDPD 8910, EDPD 8990.

College of Health Sciences
School of Health Sciences
BS in Health Studies  

A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit is accepted for the following courses: HMNT 1001, COMM 1001, SOCI 4080, and HLTH 4900.

BS in Healthcare Management  

A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit will be accepted for the following courses: HMNT 1001, COMM 1001, SOCI 4080, and HLTH 4900.  

BS in Public Health  

A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit will be accepted for the following courses: COMM 1001, SOCI 4080, and PUBH 4900.  

Master of Healthcare Administration (MHA) 15 semester credits No transfer credit is accepted for the following courses: MMHA 6015.
Master of Public Health (MPH) 30 quarter credits

No transfer credit is accepted for PUBH 6005, PUBH 6032, PUBH 6638, PUBH 6639, and PUBH 6640.

MS in Clinical Research Administration 6 semester credits No transfer credit is accepted for CLRA 6100, CLRA 6550, and CLRA 6560. 
MS in Health Education and Promotion 25 quarter credits No transfer credit is accepted for HLTH 6005 or HLTH 6800.
MS in Health Informatics 6 semester credits No transfer credit is accepted for HINF 6100, HINF 6950, and HINF 6960.
Doctor of Public Health (DrPH) 32 quarter credits (Track I)
47 credits (Track II)
 
No transfer credit is accepted for PUBH 8003, PUBH 8032, or PUBH 9100.
PhD in Health Services 42 quarter credits No transfer credit is accepted for HLTH 8003 or HLTH 9001.
PhD in Public Health

40 quarter credits (Track I)

55 quarter credits (Track II)

No transfer credit is accepted for PUBH 8003, PUBH 8032, PUBH 8550, or PUBH 9001.
School of Nursing
Bachelor of Science in Nursing (BSN)/RN-BSN-MSN  

Students must earn at least 46 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit is accepted for NURS 4210 or NURS 4220.

Up to 50 credits potentially awarded for meeting competencies required to achieve the nursing license through either a diploma program or an accredited associate degree program.

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

25 quarter credits (BSN Track)

40 quarter credits (RN-MSN Track)

Transfer of credit is not available for practicum courses.
Post-Master’s Nursing Certificates Education: 5 credits

Leadership and Management: 10 credits

Informatics: 10 credits
 

Practicum courses are not available for transfer of credit. Only graduates of Walden’s Master of Science Nursing (MSN) program may transfer in NURS 6001.

 

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) 23 doctoral quarter credits Students may transfer up to 23 doctoral quarter credits. Only doctoral-level courses are eligible for transfer of credit. Students may not transfer credit for NURS 8000, DNP Project, or Directed Studies courses (NURS 8400: Design and Evaluation of Programs and Projects, NURS 8410 - Best Practices in Nursing, NURS 8500 - Directed Studies: Project Planning and Implementation, NURS 8510 - Directed Studies: Project Implementation, Evaluation, and Dissemination. NURS 8600 is also non-transferrable. Work experience is not eligible for TOC. A minimum of 1 year of full-time enrollment at Walden is required.  
PhD in Nursing 38 quarter credits The following courses are not eligible for transfer credit: NURS 8001, NURS 8250, NURS 8551, and NURS 9000.
College of Management and Technology
School of Information Systems and Technology
BS in Business Communication  

A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.


Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.


No transfer credit is accepted for the following courses: HMNT 1001, COMM 1001, SOCI 4080, and COMM 4901.

BS in Communication  

A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit is accepted for the following courses: COMM 1005, HMNT 1001, COMM 1001, SOCI 4080, and COMM 4901.

BS in Computer Information Systems  

A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit is accepted for CMIS 1000, COMM 1001, SOCI 4080, and CMIS 4001 or CMIS 4999.

Transfer of Credit for program-related technology courses must have been earned within 5 years prior to matriculation into the program.

BS in Information Technology
 
 

A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

No transfer credit will be accepted for ITEC 1000, COMM 1001, SOCI 4080, and ITEC 4901. 

Transfer of Credit for program-related technology courses must have been earned within 5 years prior to matriculation into the program.

Graduate Certificate in Advanced Cyber Security 3 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Advanced Project Management 3 semester credits The following course is not eligible for transfer of credit: MSPM 6101.
Graduate Certificate in Applied Project Management 3 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Brand and Product Management 4 semester credits The following course is not eligible for transfer of credit: MRKT 6900.
Graduate Certificate in Communication 6 semester credits The following course is not eligible for transfer of credit: COMM 6100.
Graduate Certificate in Data Management 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Fundamentals of Cyber Security 3 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Information Systems 6 semester credits

Credits must be earned within 5 years prior to matriculation into the program.

Master of Information Systems Management 15 semester credits

Credits must be earned within 5 years prior to matriculation into the program.

MS in Communication 15 semester credits The following courses are not eligible for transfer of credit: COMM 6100 and COMM 6900.
MS in Information Technology 15 semester credits

Credits must be earned within 5 years prior to matriculation into the program.

MS in Project Management 15 semester credits No transfer of credit is allowed for MSPM 6900.
Doctor of Information Technology (DIT) 31 semester credits The following courses are not eligible for transfer of credit: ITEC 8000, ITEC 8201, ITEC 8202, ITEC 8203, ITEC 8501, ITEC 8502, ITEC 8503, ITEC 8504, ITEC 8100, and ITEC 9000.
School of Management
BS in Accounting  

A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit will be accepted for ACCT 1001, HMNT 1001, COMM 1001, SOCI 4080, and ACCT 4900.

BS in Business Administration  

A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit is accepted for HMNT 1001, COMM 1001, SOCI 4080, BUSI 4001, and BUSI 4900.

Graduate Certificate in Auditing 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Business Management 6 semester credits The following courses are not eligible for transfer of credit: WMBA 6000 and WMBA 6010.
Graduate Certificate in Digital Marketing 4 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Human Resource Management 6 semester credits The following course is not eligible for transfer of credit: MHRM 6100.
Graduate Certificate in Leadership 6 semester credits  
Graduate Certificate in Managerial Accounting 6 semester credits ACCT 6100 is not eligible for transfer of credit.
Master of Business Administration (MBA) 18 semester credits

No waiver or transfer of credit is allowed for WMBA 6000, WMBA 6010, or WMBA 6990.

Executive Master of Business Administration N/A Transfer credit is not available.
MS in Accounting 15 semester credits No transfer of credit is allowed for ACCT 6100 and ACCT 6140.
MS in Accounting and Management 15 semester credits No transfer of credit is allowed for ACMG 6100 and ACMG 6140.
MS in Finance 15 semester credits The following courses are not eligible for transfer of credit: FNCE 6900, FNCE 6905
MS in Human Resource Management* 15 semester credits The following courses are not eligible for transfer of credit: MHRM 6100 and MHRM 6900.
MS in Leadership 15 semester credits No waivers or transfer of credits is allowed for MMSL 6100, MMSL 6140, MMSL 6150, MMSL 6160, and MMSL 6900.
MS in Management 15 semester credits No transfer of credit is allowed for the following courses: MGMT 6100, MGMT 6110, and MGMT 6900.
MS in Marketing 15 semester credits  
Doctor of Business Administration (DBA) 30 semester credits No transfer credit is accepted for DDBA 8006 or DDBA 8990.

PhD in Management (KAM-Based)
(Formerly PhD in Applied Management and Decision Sciences KAM-Based)

51 quarter credits

Up to 36 credits of KAMs may be waived on the basis of a relevant master’s degree and applied to either KAMs I-III or KAM V.

12 credits may be applied to the Foundation Research Sequence. These courses must contain both quantitative and qualitative research design and data analysis content for RSCH 8200Z and RSCH 8300Z, respectively.

No transfer credit is accepted for AMDS 8000, AMDS 8002, or AMDS 9000.

PhD in  Management (Mixed-Model)
(Formerly Ph.D. in Applied Management and Decision Sciences Mixed-Model)

 

49 quarter credits

Up to 36 credits of KAMs may be waived on the basis of a relevant master’s degree and applied to courses and KAM V.

12 credits may be applied to the Foundation Research Sequence. These courses must contain both quantitative and qualitative research design and data analysis content for RSCH 8200Z and RSCH 8300Z, respectively.

No transfer of credit is allowed for AMDS 8000, AMDS 8002, or AMDS 9000.

PhD in Management
(Course-Based)
41 quarter credits No transfer of credit is allowed for MGMT 8015.
Post-Doctoral Bridge to Business Administration Certificate 7 semester credits No transfer of credit is allowed for DDBA 8006.


 

Post-Doctoral Bridge to Management Certificate 12 quarter credits No transfer of credit is allowed for MGMT 8015.


 

College of Social and Behavioral Sciences
School of Counseling
MS in Addiction Counseling 45 quarter credits No transfer credit is accepted for COUN 6101A, COUN 6306A, COUN 6103A, COUN 6671, COUN 6682A, and COUN 6682B.
MS in Career Counseling 20 quarter credits No transfer credit is accepted for COUN 6101, COUN 6303, COUN 6671, COUN 6682A, and COUN 6628B. Work experience and field experience is not eligible for transfer of credit.
MS in Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling 45 quarter credits No transfer credit is accepted for COUN 6101, COUN 6201, COUN 6306, COUN 6671, COUN 6682A, and COUN 6682B.
MS in Clinical Mental Health Counseling 45 quarter credits No transfer credit is accepted for COUN 6100, COUN 6316, COUN 6671, COUN 6682A, COUN 6682B, COUN 6800, and COUN 6390.
MS in School Counseling 37 quarter credits No transfer credit is accepted for COUN 6101S, COUN 6306S, COUN 6400, COUN 6500S, and COUN 6501S.
PhD in Counselor Education and Supervision 47 quarter credits

Courses must be at the doctoral level and must be from CACREP-accredited or CACREP-equivalent programs. No transfer credit is accepted for COUN 8001, COUN 8110, COUN 8632, COUN 8890, COUN 8895, COUN 8896, and COUN 8560.

Students must have received at least a B

There is no time limit on transfer of credit for prerequisite courses.

School of Psychology
BS in Forensic Psychology  

A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer of credit is accepted for HMNT 1001, COMM 1001, and SOCI 4080.

BS in Psychology  

A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer of credit is accepted for HMNT 1001, COMM 1001, SOCI 4080, and PSYC 4010.

Post-Baccalaureate Certificate in Organizational Psychology and Development (post-bachelor’s) 10 quarter credits Transfer credit will be accepted for any two of the four courses in the certificate.
MS in Clinical Psychology 28 quarter credits No transfer credit is accepted for CPSY 6001 - Foundations, CPSY 6705 - Ethics, CPSY 6342 - Interventions I, CPSY 6343 - Interventions II, CPSY 6700 - Practicum I, CPSY 6800 - Practicum II, and/or CPSY 6900 - Practicum III (optional).
MS in Developmetal Psychology 24 quarter credits  
MS in Forensic Psychology 28 quarter credits No transfer credit is accepted for the following courses: FPSY 6002 - Foundations, FPSY 6393 - Capstone, and FPSY 6915 - Field Experience
MS in Psychology 25 quarter credits

No transfer credit will be accepted for PSYC 6002 - Foundations and/or PSYC 6393 - Capstone. 

Post-Master’s Psychology Certificate in Teaching Online 10 quarter credits  
PhD in Developmental Psychology 55 quarter credits  
PhD in Psychology
   
45 quarter credits*
No waivers* or transfer of credits will be allowed for PSYC 8000, PSYC 8705, PSYC 8871, PSYC 8882,  PSYC 9000, PSYC 8341, PSYC 8342, PSYC 8343, and PSYC 8351.  

 

   

 

PhD in Psychology–Academic/Applied 53 quarter credits* No waivers* or transfer of credits will be allowed for PSYC 8004 - Foundations, PSYC 8115 - Writing a Quality Prospectus, PSYC 8703 - Ethics, PSYC 8705 - Ethics, and/or PSYC 9000 - Dissertation.
PhD in Psychology–Clinical/Counseling 45 quarter credits PSYC 9000 - Dissertation, PSYC 8002 -  Foundations, PSYC 8003 - Foundations, PSYR 8704 - Ethics, PSYR 8340 - Cognitive Assessment, PSYR 8208 - Career Assessment and Intervention, PSYR 8350 - Personality Assessment, PSYR 8421 - Multicultural Psychology, PSYR 8232 - Consultation, PSYR 8345 - Interventions II, PSYR 8117 - Prospectus, PSYR 8346 - Psychopharmacology, PSYC 8290 - Clinical Practicum I, PSYC 8291 - Clinical Practicum II, PSYC 8292 - Clinical Practicum III, PSYC 8293 - Clinical Practicum IV, PSYC 8292 - Clinical Internship I, PSYC 8293 - Clinical Internship II, PSYC 8294 - Clinical Internship III, PSYC 8295 - Clinical Internship IV, PSYC 8281 - Counseling Practicum I, PSYC 8282 - Counseling Practicum II, PSYC 8283 - Counseling Practicum III, PSYC 8284 - Counseling Practicum IV, PSYC 8286 - Counseling Internship I, PSYC 8287 - Counseling Internship II, PSYC 8288 - Counseling Internship III, and/or PSYC 8289 - Counseling Internship IV.
* Course Waiver With Replacement: Beyond courses transferred in, students in the PhD program in Psychology who have taken equivalent courses from a university recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) or the US Department of Education may be able to waive up to 3 courses in which they received a grade of B or better, provided the courses were completed not more than 10 years (3 years for testing courses) prior to matriculation. Waived courses must be replaced with specialization-related and content-relevant courses that further develop students’ competencies and are consistent with the program of study. Course waivers with replacement are determined by petitioning the Office of Admissions and providing supporting documentation similar to the transfer of credit process.
School of Public Policy and Administration
BS in Criminal Justice  

A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit is accepted for HMNT 1001, COMM 1001, SOCI 4080, and CRJS 4150.

BS in Political Science and Public Administration  

A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer of credit is accepted for HMNT 1001, COMM 1001, SOCI 4080, and PSPA 4080.

Master of Public Administration (MPA) 28 quarter credits No transfer credit is accepted for MMPA 6115, MMPA 6405, and MMPA 6910.
Master of Public Policy (MPP) 25 quarter credits Work experience is not eligible for transfer of credit. No transfer credit is accepted for MMPA 6115, MMPA 6405, and MMPA 6910.
MS in Criminal Justice 23 quarter credits Work experience is not eligible for transfer of credit. No transfer credit is accepted for CRJS 6000 and CRJS 6405.
MS in Criminal Justice Leadership and Executive Management 23 quarter credits Work experience is not eligible for transfer of credit. No transfer credit is accepted for CRJS 6000 and CRJS 6405.
MS in Emergency Management 23 quarter credits No transfer credit is accepted for MSEM 6115, MSEM 6910, MSEM 6100, MSEM 6200, and/or MSEM 6300.
MS in Nonprofit Management and Leadership 25 quarter credits No transfer credit is accepted for NPMG 6115 and NPMG 6910.
Doctor of Public Administration 41 quarter credits  
PhD in Public Policy and Administration (Course-Based) 41 quarter credits 12 credits may be applied to the Foundation Research Sequence. These courses must contain both quantitative and qualitative research design and data analysis content for RSCH 8200P and RSCH 8300P, respectively. No transfer credit is accepted for PPPA 8000, 8115, PPPA 8405, and/or PPPA 9000.
The Barbara Solomon School of Social Work and Human Services
Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) 130 quarter credits

A maximum of 130 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit will be accepted for the following courses: HMNT 1001, SOCW 3004, SOCW 4003, SOCW 4004, SOCW 4005, SOCW 4100, SOCW 4110, SOCW 4900.
BS in Human Services   A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit will be accepted for the following courses: HMNT 1001, COMM 1001, SOCI 4080, and HUMN 4920.
BS in Interdisciplinary Studies A maximum of 135 quarter credits may be transferred.

Students must earn at least 45 credits at Walden.

No transfer credit is accepted for HMNT 1001, COMM 1001, IDST 4080, IDST 4081, and SOCI 4080.

MS in Human and Social Services 24 quarter credits No transfer credit is accepted for HUMN 6000 -  Foundation of Graduate Study in Human Services, HUMN 6100 - Introduction to Research and Evaluation in Human and Social Services, and 6200 - Cross-Cultural Ethics in Human and Social Services.
Master of Social Work (MSW) 20 quarter credits Students may transfer up to 20 credits into Walden’s MSW program from a CSWE-accredited Bachelor of Social Work (BSW) program.

Students who have graduated from a Council of Social Work Education (CSWE)-accredited BSW program must have earned a “B” in the course and completed the course within the last 6 years prior to beginning Walden’s MSW program.

Transfer of Credit is subject to course-by-course review.

Students may not transfer in the field experience courses nor the advanced-level courses. (NO TOC is available in the Advanced Standing track.)
Doctor of Social Work (DSW)  38 doctoral credits

No transfer credit is accepted for SOCW 8000, SOCW 8800, SOCW 8801, SOCW 8140, and SOCW 8600.

Doc level TOC only for SOCW 8110 - Advanced Social Work Theory and Practice, SOCW 8116 - History and Development of Social Work, and SOCW 8138 - Program and Practice Evaluation.

PhD in Human Services (Course-based) 56 quarter credits 

36 credits may be applied to KAMs I–III.

12 credits may be applied to the Foundation Research Sequence. These courses must contain both quantitative and qualitative research design and data analysis content for RSCH 8200U and RSCH 8300U, respectively.

No transfer of credit is accepted for HUMN 8000, HUMN 8550, or HUMN 9001.

PhD in Social Work 40 doctoral credits No transfer credit is accepted for SOCW 8000, and SOCW 9000 - Dissertation.

 * MS in Human Resource Management also currently allows 15 internal credits to Transfer of Credit.