Post-Master’s Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Program

Curriculum Plan

 

Fall Semester, Year One # Units
PHDN 601 Philosophy of Science in Nursing 3 units
PHDN 602 Theory Development in Nursing     3 units
PHDN 650 Nursing Research Seminar 1 unit

 

Spring Semester, Year One # Units
PHDN 649 Research Seminar in Health Policy 3 units
PHDN 607 Applied Statistics and Quantitative Research Methods 3 units
PHDN 651 Nursing Research Seminar 1 unit

 

Summer Session, Year One # Units
Emphasis Course 3 units

 

Fall Semester, Year Two # Units
PHDN 608 Applications of Multivariate Statistics 3 units
PHDN 670 Quantitative Designs in Research 3 units
PHDN 652 Nursing Research Seminar 1 unit

 

Spring Semester, Year Two # Units
PHDN 673 Introduction to Qualitative Research: Background, Processes and Approaches 3 units
PHDN 677 Advanced Quantitative Designs in Research 3 units
PHDN 653 Nursing Research Seminar   2 units

 

Summer Session, Year Two #Units
Emphasis Course 3 units

 

Fall Semester, Year Three # Units
Emphasis Course 3 units
PHDN 654 Nursing Research Seminar 1 unit
PHDN 676 The Practice of Qualitative Research 3 units
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Emphasis Course

 

Spring Semester, Year Three # Units
PHDN 655 Nursing Research Seminar 1 unit
PHDN 695 Dissertation 5 units