Doctor of Philosophy
The OHSU School of Nursing offers a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) program to prepare nurses for expanded research, teaching, and clinical roles.
Program at a Glance
- The Ph.D. is a research-intensive degree to educate nurse scientists. Both quantitative and qualitative methods are supported by coursework and faculty mentorship.
- A PhD can be completed in 3-7 years.
- Courses are taught to both face-to-face students and distance students using "distance friendly" technology.
- OHSU is a health sciences campus with access to laboratories, clinical populations and research centers.
- See meet our PhD faculty to learn about faculty research expertise.