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Doctoral Nursing Program

Shooting Stars Are Awarded to PhD Recipients

The doctoral nursing degree is offered jointly between Kent State University College of Nursing and The University of Akron College of Nursing.  The PhD in Nursing program is built on the Boyer model of scholarship and is designed to prepare nurses for scholarship in discovery and integration. Further, the doctoral nursing program provides for the development of scholarship in application and teaching. The collaborative PhD program rests on the foundational belief that strength is forged through catalytic linkages between faculty and students and among the diverse units of both universities.

Follow these links to find out more about the doctoral nursing program and how to apply!

Please direct comments or questions about the doctoral nursing programs to the following:

Kent State University

Dr. Mary Anthony
College of Nursing
Henderson Hall Room 214
Kent State University
Kent, OH 44242-0001
Phone: 330-672-8824
Fax: 330-672-2433
email: phdnursing@kent.edu

The University of Akron

Dr. Elaine Fisher
College of Nursing
Mary Gladwin Hall
The University of Akron
Akron, Ohio 44325-3701
Phone: 330-972-6125
Fax 330-972-5445
email PhDinfo@uakron.edu