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.
Upcoming Information Sessions
Oct 25, Nov 29, 5-7, Skinner 101. Come and meet faculty and fellow applicants!
To RSVP please contact Cynthia Mendoza, firstname.lastname@example.org.