Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing / Nursing Education
University of Nevada-Las Vegas

Program Details

The online PhD in Nursing / Nursing Education degree program from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas prepares scholars to advance nursing science and practice through rigorous research, evidence-based education, and dynamic leadership. Graduates are prepared to assume positions as leaders, scholars/researchers, and educators in the areas of:

  • Academia
  • The health care industry
  • ​Government and private organizations focused on health care

% Online

Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Nevada-Las Vegas is accredited by:

Northwest Commission on Colleges and Universities (NWCCU)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.5 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

Official College Transcript(s), Occupational License, Statement of Purpose/Intent, Resume/CV, Essay/Writing Sample

Restricted States

California, Florida, Massachusetts, US Territories