Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (BSN to PhD)
University at Buffalo

Program Details

The online BSN to PhD degree program from the University at Buffalo prepares students to become global and national leaders, scientists, and scholars who make significant contributions in theory generation and knowledge development. Coursework explores topics such as:

  • ​Ethics for the Health Professions
  • Teaching in Nursing
  • Health Care Policy 
  • ​Health Promotion

Learning Pace

Institution-Paced

Learning Schedule

Synchronous

% Online

100% Online

Program Accreditation & Licensing

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Bachelor Degree

Recommended GPA

3.2 or above (4.0 scale)

Application Requirements

Essay/Writing Sample, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV, Statement of Purpose/Intent

Additional Info

  • Must have a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree and active US RN license or active foreign nursing license