Like any academic institution, Walden University has certain explicit values relating to academic integrity. The fact that these values are made explicit, and that they relate to the official APA set of principles relating to academic honesty, provides a platform for individuals who work and study at the institution to develop a uniform and internationally accepted ethical approach to academia.
As a scholar-practitioner, I expect to develop a number of my personal attributes for the mutual benefit of Walden and my own academic and professional development. The values of honesty and trust, for example, go hand in hand. By proving myself honest in my work with both texts and human beings, for example, I will develop a sense of mutual trust involving myself as individual, those who lead my research efforts, and those who are yet to arrive at the institution and benefit from th work I accomplished....
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