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The School of Lifelong Learning was created to support the needs and goals of working adults and provide lifelong learners with unique opportunities to grow and succeed through flexible non-degree course offerings. We strive to create educational solutions that can help meet personal goals and serve the continuing education needs of working professionals.

Explore Our Offerings

We offer hundreds of for-credit individual courses in education, counseling, business, IT, psychology, and health, among other areas which may be applied to Walden degree programs. In addition to our for-credit courses, Walden’s School of Lifelong learning also offers non-credit, skills-based course offerings, as well as unique employer training and development learning options.

Why Walden

Start a new professional path

If you’re looking to explore avenues for career growth, our offerings can provide you with the opportunity to advance your personal goals in new industries or areas.

Refresh your skills

Our courses are focused on meeting the educational needs of working adult learners to help improve skills, increase knowledge, and build confidence.

Opportunity to gain more credibility within your organization

Help you overcome concerns and challenges in your career with courses that deliver the information and insights needed to help you succeed.

Fulfill licensure needs

Walden’s offerings may be able to help you meet your continuing education, professional development, certification or licensure needs through our convenient and flexible non-degree offerings.*

Work toward a future degree

The credits earned from our for-credit courses may be able to be applied toward future degree programs at Walden University†.


As a student enrolled in an individual online course at Walden, you will enjoy a variety of advantages that define the Walden learning experience.

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