Canter Partnerships

Canter partners with leading education experts and organizations that share our commitment to providing teachers with the tools they need to excel in the classroom and help advance their careers. Through its partnerships with Walden University and Jossey-Bass, Canter brings nationally recognized resources and expertise directly to today’s busy educators.


Available States: United States (except Arkansas);
includes Washington D.C.

View courses offered in partnership with
Walden University

Canter's exclusive academic partner, Walden University's Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership, supports the needs of educators at all levels and at every stage of their careers, including new and veteran classroom teachers, faculty and administrators, and career-changers interested in teaching. The college is the choice of more than 52,000 students and alumni. The Riley College of Education and Leadership, is dedicated to enhancing educator effectiveness and improving student achievement.

Apply Canter Credits Toward a Walden University M.S. in
Education or Graduate Certificate

Whether you plan to work toward
a master’s degree or graduate
certificate, you may be able to
apply credits from Canter courses
toward a Walden University M.S.
in Education or graduate certificate
program as you continue your professional growth. Learn more.

With a shared vision of helping teachers enhance their effectiveness in the classroom, Walden and Canter offer courses rooted in the same content, featuring many of the same educational experts, and are focused on a theory-to-practice approach. While Canter courses are self-paced to maximize flexibility for the working educator primarily interested in earning graduate credits, Walden’s courses follow an instructor-led model that encourages online collaboration, while and its degrees emphasize long-term career growth. View courses.


The Richard W. Riley College of Education and Leadership at Walden University is accredited by the National Council for Accreditation of Teacher Education (NCATE), the standard of excellence in professional Pre-K–12 education.

Walden University is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association,

Attention Walden University M.S. in Education Graduate
Before you register for a course, please contact your Graduate Course Representative at 1-800-669-9011 or to verify that you are not duplicating a course from your degree program. Credit will not be awarded for equivalent courses.

Prospective Washington state students are advised to contact the Office of the Superintendent of Public Instruction at 1-360-725-6275 or to determine whether Walden’s programs in the field of education are approved for teacher certification or endorsements in Washington state. Additionally, teachers are advised to contact their individual school district as to whether this program may qualify for salary advancement.
Prospective Alabama students: Contact the Teacher Education and Certification Division of the Alabama State Department of Education at 1-334-242-9935 or to verify that these programs qualify for teacher certification, endorsement, and/or salary benefits.
Walden offers both state-approved educator licensure programs as well as programs and courses that do not lead to licensure or endorsements. Prospective students must review their state licensure requirements prior to enrolling. For more information, please refer to

         Receive a discount of 25% with free shipping on their next Jossey-Bass purchase.
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Canter and Jossey-Bass have a shared history of collaborating with nationally recognized experts in the field of education to bring the most relevant and current programs and materials to K–12 educators.