Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing
Idaho State University

Program Details

The online PhD in Nursing from Idaho State University prepares students to conduct independent research, collaborate as scholars and leaders, and educate for improving health and health care globally. Coursework explores topics such as:

  • ​Philosophy of Nursing Science
  • Qualitative Inquiry and Analysis
  • ​Statistical Methods
  • ​Leadership and Health Policy
  • Research and Grant Writing
  • ​Ethics in Nursing Research

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Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

Idaho State University is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Admission Tests

Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)

Application Requirements

Interview, Occupational License, Official College Transcript(s)

Additional Info

  • Applicants should have a bachelor's degree in nursing from a nationally accredited program. A master's degree in nursing from an accredited program will also be considered.
  • Current, unencumbered RN license required
  • Must attend a mandatory orientation on the ISU Pocatello campus in August of the year of admission