Nursing, Ph. D. | University of Pittsburgh | Pittsburgh, United States
48 months
Duration
36172 USD/year
36172 USD/year
30290 USD/year
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About

Your options for education in nursing research and practice don't end with a singular terminal degree. There is an increasing need for doctorally prepared nurses, and an especially crucial need for nursing scientists and nursing faculty. The University of Pittsburgh School of Nursing offers you a journey to get there, through the Doctor of Nursing Practice/Doctor of Philosophy program.

Overview

About the program

This program at the University of Pittsburgh admits baccalaureate-prepared nurses to simultaneously achieve their PhD and DNP degrees, from which they emerge as both nurse researchers and advanced practice nurses.

You will join as a dedicated, passionate nurse with a drive and desire to impact nursing research and how health care is delivered, and you will leave with a range of career opportunities available to you, including:

  • Nursing faculty at a range of highly ranked universities
  • Nurse leaders of health systems and organizations
  • Advanced practice nurses who bring highly advanced skills in nursing research and clinical practice to their role

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Philosophical Underpinnings of Nursing Research
  • Applied Parametric and Non-parametric Statistics for the Health Sciences
  • Research Design & Methods
  • Research Measurement
  • Health Promotion and Disease Prevention in Culturally Diverse Populations
  • The Science of Health Care Delivery

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

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More details
  • Applicants to the program must submit their completed applications by February 1 or May 1.

Language

English
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Credits

121 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
80

Other requirements

General requirements

The DNP/PhD Program admits BSN graduates to the BSN to DNP/PhD track.

  • Completed online application form
  • Application fee
  • Complete official transcripts of all undergraduate and graduate work
  • Scores on the TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo English test for applicants whose native language is not English
  • Three letters of reference (a minimum of two from academic sources)
  • Personal essay indicating professional goals, focal area of research, and implications for global health 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36172 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36172 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    36172 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36172 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    30290 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 30290 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Pittsburgh

1148 - 1944 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

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Scholarships Information

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Available Scholarships

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Independent provider
Grant
40000 AUD
Deadline
30 Sep 2024
Graduate Education Scholarships (Both Directions)
Merit-based

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American Australian Association (AAA)
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Independent provider
Grant
40000 AUD
Deadline
13 Oct 2024
Veterans’ Fund Indigenous Scholarships
Merit-based

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American Australian Association (AAA)
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
40000 AUD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Veterans’ Fund Graduate Scholarships
Merit-based

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American Australian Association (AAA)
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
50000 INR
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
UniCreds Fly High Scholarship
Merit-based

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Unicreds
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Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
30 Mar 2024
Aga Khan Foundation International Scholarship Programme
Merit-based

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Aga Khan Foundation
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1250 USD
Deadline
15 Oct 2024
Ruth Abernathy Presidential Scholarship
Merit-based

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SHAPE America
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Independent provider
Grant
5000 USD
Deadline
01 Dec 2024
Sigma Small Grants
Merit-based

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Sigma Theta Tau International Honor Society of Nursing (Sigma)
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Independent provider
Grant
60000 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
Postdocs in STEM Scholarship
Merit-based

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Zuckerman Scholars
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
40000 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
Indigenous Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

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American Australian Association (AAA)
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
25000 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
Zuckerman Israeli Postdoctoral Scholars Program
Merit-based Need-based

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Zuckerman Scholars
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
4000 USD
Deadline
05 May 2024
OAS – The New School
Merit-based

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The General Secretariat of the Organization of American States
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3500 USD
Deadline
15 Nov 2024
ACES Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

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ACES Education Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
15 Mar 2024
Diasporans Africa Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Diasporans 
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Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
14 Oct 2024
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
Merit-based Need-based

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U.S. government
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
38000 GBP
Deadline
Not specified
Marshall Scholarships
Merit-based Need-based

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The Association of Commonwealth Universities
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Independent provider
Grant
2000 USD
Deadline
15 Apr 2024
Denise Halbach Performance Scholarship
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SETC
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
10 Oct 2024
CouponBirds "Help to Save" Scholarship
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CouponBirds
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
1,000 Dreams Scholarship Fund
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Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
15 May 2024
Support Creativity Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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Support Creativity
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Independent provider
Grant
Various benefits
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
Zolve Global Scholarship
Merit-based

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Zolve
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Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
01 Jul 2024
The Pro-Care Medical Track Scholarship
Merit-based

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Pro-Care Medical Centers
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Independent provider
Grant
1600 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Mozida African Master Scholarship
Merit-based

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Mozida Foundation
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Independent provider
Grant
90000 AUD
Deadline
Not specified
World Universities Ramsay Postgraduate Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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The Ramsay Centre
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
31 Dec 2025
Scholarship for students with disabilities
Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
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Independent provider
Grant
12000 USD
Deadline
30 Nov 2024
Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
Merit-based Need-based

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The Tobacco Harm Reduction Scholarship Programme
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Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
15 May 2024
iVisa Annual Scholarship
Merit-based

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iVisa
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Independent provider
Grant
1500 USD
Deadline
31 Mar 2024
The Annual IELTS from 6 to 9 Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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IELTS from 6 to 9
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Independent provider
Grant
1000 USD
Deadline
30 Jun 2024
$1,500 Annual Essay Writing Contest Scholarship
Merit-based Need-based

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IvyPanda
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Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
AAPG Foundation Grants-in-Aid
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American Association of Petroleum Geologists Foundation
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Independent provider
Grant
3000 USD
Deadline
Not specified
Anonymous Hope Fund
Merit-based Need-based

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Anonymous Hope Fund
Location not available
Independent provider
Grant
500 USD
Deadline
30 Apr 2024
Biotin Xtreme Hair Care Annual Scholarship 2023: Empowering The Future Of Hair Care
General Scholarships

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Biotin Xtreme Hair Care
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Independent provider
Grant
5000 USD
Deadline
10 Mar 2024
“The Hope For Healing” Scholarship
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FHE Health
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