One-on-one research mentorship is at the core of the online Master’s to PhD in Nursing program from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center. Graduates will have the skills and knowledge necessary to serve as nurse scientists at the forefront of change in the healthcare system.
A Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing prepares students to ask and investigate questions related to the improvement of healthcare outcomes and advancement of the theoretical foundations of nursing science. Students learn about quantitative and qualitative methods in research, research measurement and instrumentation, and ethics and responsible conduct in research.
Graduates of this online nursing degree can pursue leadership roles in environments such as:
- Research-intensive academic settings
- Interdisciplinary and interprofessional venues
- Clinical research sites
- State and federal research positions
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Program Requirements & Restrictions
Minimum EducationMaster Degree
Recommended GPA3.5 or above (4.0 scale)
Admission TestsGRE, Proof of English Language Proficiency (International Students)
Interview, Official College Transcript(s), Recommendation/Reference Letter(s), Resume/CV
- Must have a master's degree in nursing, including a statistics course with grade C or better