UMass Boston’s Nursing Ph.D. program focuses on the intersection of nursing, population health, and health policy. The program prepares graduates as nurse leaders with the highest-level qualifications to address critical population health problems/conditions, and for leadership roles as policy analysts, researchers, and educators. The Nursing PhD program has a BS-PhD option and an MS-PhD option.
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Minimum English Language Requirements
|English Level Description||IELTS (1.0 -9.0)||TOEFL IBT (0-120)||TOEFL CBT (0-300)||PTE (10-90)|
|Extremely Limited||< 4||< 31||< 93||< 30|
- 12 to 36 months( OPT duration depends on the major studied)
Admission Requirement / Eligibility Criteria
Applications are being accepted for fall 2020 admission. Applications to start each fall are due March 31.
All applicants must submit a personal essay, two sealed references from professionals who can attest to the applicant’s ability, sealed transcripts from all colleges and universities attended, and copies of the applicant’s nursing license, certification (if applicable), and résumé. Applicants to the Nursing Ph.D. must meet these specific criteria for admission:
- Bachelor’s degree in Nursing from an accredited program (BS-to-PhD)
- Master’s degree in Nursing or related field from an accredited program (MS-to-PhD)
- Current Massachusetts Registered Nurse license or eligibility for licensure in Massachusetts.
- International students must hold a nursing license from a recognized jurisdiction.
- Course Type: Full Time
- Course Level: Doctoral Degree/PhD
- Duration: 04 Year
Total Tuition Fee:
Annual Cost of Living: 12000 USD
Application Fee: 100 USD
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