Pictured is a student working towards their doctorate degree in nursing with a faculty mentor. Whether you are earning your nursing Phd or DNP, you will be supported by Widener's staff and faculty as you enter one of our nursing doctorate programs.
Graduate Programs

Nursing Doctorate Degrees (PhD & DNP)

Join proven nursing doctorate programs that will prepare you to lead as a nurse scientist or nurse scholar in advanced clinical practice.

At a Glance

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Offered as

DNP or PhD


Varies by program. See below for details.


Varies by program. See below for details.

Campus Location
  • Chester, PA
  • Harrisburg, PA

Take the Next Steps


Visit our online application system to complete your app and share supplemental materials. There is a $35 application fee to apply to Widener.