The Department of Graduate Nursing offers a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) in Nursing. The student may choose from the following specializations:
- Health promotion and disease prevention in underserved and rural populations
- Health outcomes
Course Delivery Methods
All emphases are available on a part-time basis (the length of which is determined on an individual basis). Nursing courses are delivered face-to-face utilizing videoconferencing technology and also web-based instruction. Course schedule will include fall, spring and summer requirements.
There are two options, the 60-credit option for applicants with a master's degree in nursing or a related field and the 90-credit option for applicants with a bachelor's degree in nursing.