University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies


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School:University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Faculty:Faculty of Nursing
Field of Study:Nursing/Registered Nurse (RN, ASN, BSN, MSN)
Description:The PhD program, focusing on health outcomes and health services research, will involve four years of full-time study. It will combine coursework, comprehensive exams and a dissertation. This program will prepare graduates to assume leadership roles in academic and practice settings. Research and scholarly activities will prepare graduates to contribute to nursing practice, the design and delivery of health care, and policy development. The PhD program will normally involve four years of full-time study consisting of course work (most of it in Year 1), a comprehensive exam and a dissertation. The dissertation requires independent, original research and makes up at least two thirds of the time normally required for the program.
URL:Nursing at University of Windsor - Faculty of Graduate Studies
Thesis Based:Yes
Length:4 Year(s)
Cost per year:*
International: $8,878

Costs represent fees per term.

Admission Requirements

Grade for Entrance Previous Year (%)*77 to 100
Test Scores:
  • International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 250] or International English Language Testing System (academic or immigration) [min. 7.0] or Test of English as a Foreign Language (Internet Based) [min. 100]
Application Notes : All applicants whose native language is not English must demonstrate proficiency in English to be considered for admission.
Additional Admission Requirements:
  • Letter(s) of Reference
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae
  • Statement of Research Interests
Applicants: must have a completed baccalaureate degree in nursing from a recognized university; and must have a completed Master’s degree in nursing or other relevant discipline from a recognized university. Applicants must be licensed/certified to practice as a registered nurse in a Canadian province or internationally, and have a minimum 77% (B+) average in their Master’s program.

* The entrance grade may change from year to year. Please contact the school for further information.

* 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 April 25, 2023