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Alternative Credit Options: Sophia Learning

Sophia Learning

Visit the Sophia Learning website for more details on this educational provider or to register for a course.

Cost: $79 per month

NOTE: All courses noted below may also count towards lower level elective credits. No upper level elective credits will be awarded for Sophia Learning courses.

For Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education (BSEE) students only: Not all the Sophia Learning courses will transfer in to this program. Please see the BSEE only column below for appropriate equivalents.

Sophia Learning Course Name Equivalent Walden Course Bachelor of Science Elementary Education (BSEE) only -- Equivalent Walden Course Number of Credits
BUSINESS
Accounting ACCT 1004S: Fundamentals of Accounting NA 5
Introduction to Business Social and Behavioral Sciences General Education (SBTR) NA 5
Business Law

BUSI 2001: Business Law OR

Social and Behavioral Sciences General Education (SBTR)

NA 5
Principles of Finance FNCE 3001: Financial Management NA 5
Project Management Lower Level Elective Only Lower Level Elective Only 4.5
Macroeconomics

ECON 1001: Macroeconomics OR

Social and Behavioral Sciences General Education (SBTR)

NA 5
Microeconomics

ECON 1002: Microeconomics OR

Social and Behavioral Sciences General Education (SBTR)

NA 5
ENGLISH and COMMUNICATION
Conflict Resolution Lower Level Elective Only Lower Level Elective Only 4.5
English Composition I

ENGL 1010: Writing with Confidence and Purpose OR

Communications General Education (COTR)

ENGL 1010: Writing with Confidence and Purpose 5
English Composition II

ENGL 1010: Writing with Confidence and Purpose OR

Communications General Education (COTR)

NA 5
Visual Communications Communications General Education (COTR) NA 5
Public Speaking

COMM 2002: Fundamentals of Public Speaking OR

Communications General Education (COTR)

NA 5
ARTS and HUMANITIES
Approaches to Studying Religion

RELG 2001C: World Religions OR

Arts and Humanities General Education (AHTR)

RELG 2001C: World Religions  5
Art History I Arts and Humanities General Education (AHFT) NA 5
Art History II Arts and Humanities General Education (AHFT) NA 5
Ancient Greek Philosophers Arts and Humanities General Education (AHTR) NA 5
Introduction to Ethics Arts and Humanities General Education (AHTR) NA 5
MATH and SCIENCE
College Algebra

MATH 1030: College Math OR

MATH 1040: College Algebra Concepts OR

Math and Natural Sciences General Education (MNTR)

MATH 1040: College Algebra Concept 5
Environmental Science Math and Natural Sciences General Education (MNTR) Math and Natural Sciences General Education (MNTR) - additional science no lab 5
Human Biology

BIOL 3020: Essentials of Human Anatomy and Physiology* OR

Math and Natural Sciences General Education (MNTR)

NA 5
Introduction to Statistics 

STAT 2001: Statistics OR

MATH 1030: College Math OR

STAT 3001: Statistical Methods and Applications* OR

STAT 2002: Business Statistics OR

Math and Natural Sciences General Education (MNTR)

NA 5
Introduction to Information Technology ITEC 1010: IT Infrastructure NA 5
SOCIAL SCIENCE
Introduction to Psychology

PSYC 1001: Introduction to Psychology OR

Social and Behavioral Sciences General Education (SBTR)

NA 5
Introduction to Sociology

SOCI 1001: Introduction to Sociology OR

Social and Behavioral Sciences General Education (SBTR)

NA 5
Macroeconomics

ECON 1001: Macroeconomics OR

Social and Behavioral Sciences General Education (SBTR)

NA 5
Microeconomics

ECON 1002: Microeconomics OR

Social and Behavioral Sciences General Education (SBTR)

NA 5
Introduction to Business Social and Behavioral Sciences General Education (SBTR) NA 5
US History I

HIST 2050C: US History Through the Lens of Social Change 

HIST 2050C: US History Through the Lens of Social Change  5
US History II

HIST 2050C: US History Through the Lens of Social Change

HIST 2050C: US History Through the Lens of Social Change 5

*If a 3000-level course is awarded in the elective section it will be counted as lower level only. 

BSEE: Additional Science without lab option must be different than the Science with lab option.