Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Program Details

The online PhD in Nursing degree program from the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee integrates science, theory, and research to educate the next generation of nurse scientists and leaders. Students work closely with faculty mentors to define their success early, and plan and conduct cutting-edge research using a variety of research methods. Graduates are ready for careers in education, research, practice, and to assume leadership positions. 

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Mostly Online

School Accreditation & Licensing

University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee is accredited by:

Higher Learning Commission (HLC)

Program Requirements & Restrictions

Minimum Education

Master Degree

Recommended GPA

3.2 or above (4.0 scale)

Applicaton Requirements

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

Additional Info

  • Students are admitted as a cohort and are required to attend a one-week orientation at the beginning of the program and return to campus at the end of their program of study.