PhD in Nursing
The Ph.D. in Nursing Program prepares nurse researchers, scholars, and educators to advance nursing knowledge and improve professional practice.
Applicants should hold either a baccalaureate or master’s degree in nursing from an accredited program.
Program requirements include a minimum of 57 credits (for master’s-prepared students) and 78 credits (for baccalaureate students). The course of study prepares students to synthesize knowledge from nursing and a range of other disciplines in order to address complex healthcare issues and fill leadership roles in nursing research and education.
Visit the ScholarWorks@UMass Amherst Web site to view College of Nursing dissertations.
PhD Information Sessions will be held from 5:30-6:30pm in Skinner Hall room 101 on the following dates:
- September 15
- October 20
- November 10
- December 8
To RSVP please contact Cynthia Mendoza via e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org.