University of Calgary - Faculty of Nursing

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Program Information

School:University of Calgary - Faculty of Nursing
Faculty:Nursing
Degree:Doctorate
Field of Study:Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Description:The doctoral program at UCalgary Nursing develops nurse scientists who are expert clinical scholars equipped to provide leadership in nursing practice, research and education. The degree is designed to educate professionals for excellence in nursing scholarship through original research. Our thesis-based degree offers opportunities to become research-intensive, gain core disciplinary knowledge and develop expertise within a substantive field.

Before applying, candidates are required to seek out members of our award-winning faculty who they believe would be a good “fit” with their research plans. The University of Calgary is committed to helping new doctoral students get funding support through awards, faculty research programs, teaching assistantships, and research scholarships.
URL:Nursing at University of Calgary - Faculty of Nursing
Thesis Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)

Admission Requirements

Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
- Minimum 3.0 Grade Point Average

- Scholarly work: Examples of applicant’s written work such as publications, research reports/proposals, previous master’s thesis, etc.

- Successful completion of one master’s level course in each of the following areas: quantitative research methods, qualitative research methods, statistics

* We make every attempt to provide accurate information on prerequisites, programs, and tuition. However, this information is subject to change without notice and we highly recommend that you contact the school to confirm important information before applying.

Modified on June 03, 2019