PhD in Nursing Science Program


  Now Accepting Applications for Fall 2018
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Register for Our Free Webinar and learn about our PhD in Nursing Science Program. Hear directly from our PhD faculty, current students and program graduates. This Webinar will:

  • Describe funding opportunities including up to full-time service free tuition scholarships
  • Explain the application requirements
  • Provide tips for preparing a competitive application

We're excited you are considering our online/distance nursing doctoral program designed to prepare scholars for research and academic careers in public or private sectors of health care. Graduates of our program conduct and disseminate research that responds to regional, national, and international priorities. Our faculty is committed to preparing nurse scholars who can lead the nation in extending the body of nursing knowledge.

We provide a collegial and supportive environment with close faculty interaction. Our atmosphere is unique, stimulating and includes rich mentoring experiences. We encourage you to take the time to learn more about our program, faculty, and the many resources Vanderbilt has to offer.

PhD Webinar Schedule for 2017-2018
Registration opens three weeks before each webinar
All webinars are held 12:00-1:00 PM Central Time

  • August 16
  • September 20 (recording opens in new window)
  • November 15
  • January 17

PhD Block/Intensives Academic Year 2017-2018


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