Doctoral Studies

Specializations - Nursing Education

This specialization prepares professional nurses for faculty positions in nursing education leadership roles. Applicants must hold a Master of Science in Nursing degree, an active unrestricted nursing license, and have recent experience in nursing practice and/or education. The core and specialization courses will expand their understanding of the various aspects of educating individuals to function in a complex applied discipline. The research sequence will prepare them to engage in original research in areas related to educating nurses at all levels.