Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (Post DNP to PhD)
University of Nevada-Las Vegas

Program Details

The online PhD in Nursing (Post DNP to PhD) degree program from the University of Nevada-Las Vegas enables professionals who have a DNP degree to expand their research skills. Students learn to:

  • ​Provide leadership in the advancement of nursing as an academic and practice discipline and in political processes that affect health care
  • ​Conduct original research that generates new knowledge
  • ​Develop, implement, and evaluate innovative approaches to teaching and learning

% 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

Doctorate 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