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Adtalem to Acquire Walden University from Laureate Education

Adtalem Global Education has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire Walden University, a leading online healthcare education provider, from Laureate Education, Inc. With the addition of Walden University, Adtalem will become the premier national healthcare educator, providing comprehensive workforce solutions to employers through proven learning modalities with superior academic outcomes.

Podcast: Lisa Wardell Discusses the Future Of Education, Careers & the Importance of Diversity

Lisa Wardell, Chairman and CEO of Adtalem Global Education, was recently featured on the podcast “All Encompassing” with McLarty Associates. In this episode, Lisa touched on her rise to the position of CEO, the obstacles she faced along the way, Adtalem’s mission to empower students in their careers and how she’s changed the diversity makeup of the company’s leadership. Read her Q&A with host Safiya Ghori-Ahmad.


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Empowering individuals is the meaning behind our name – Adtalem Global Education. Adtalem (pronunciation: ad TAL em) is Latin for "To Empower."


We provide global access to knowledge that transforms lives and enables careers.


To create a dynamic global community of lifelong learners who improve the world.


We empower students and members to achieve their goals, find success and make inspiring contributions to our global community.

Honoring our Caregivers

We can always count on our nurses and healthcare professionals to step forward when the world needs it most. To help and to heal. To listen and to lead. To all of our caregivers on the front lines keeping our communities safe and healthy: We see you. We support you. We thank you.


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Adtalem Global Education Announces Fiscal Fourth Quarter and Full Year 2020 Results

August 18, 2020


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