As you earn your PhD in nursing at Widener, you will have plenty of hands on experience in our simulation lab. Here you will encounter many real-world situations that professionals encounter in the workplace after grading from the nursing PhD program. Learn more about earning your doctoral degree in nursing.
Graduate Studies

PhD in Nursing Science

Become a leader in the field as a nurse scientist that is prepared to advance the profession through scholarship, education, and research.

At a Glance

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Offered as



On Campus


48 (+ dissertation advisement)

Avg. Time to Completion

4-5 years

Campus Location
  • Chester, 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.