Academic Content

Upon completion of the program, the PhD graduate is expected to engage in the following:

Table 1. Content related to program goals with related activities

1. Research Synthesizes and generates knowledge for the discipline of nursing.
2. Scholarly Activity Disseminates findings to researchers, practitioners, and other stakeholders in healthcare.
3. Leadership Assumes leadership and advocacy positions to advance healthcare.
4. Ethics Synthesizes ethical issues and standards related to science and knowledge development.
5. Collaboration Develops and engages in interdisciplinary teams within the scientific and healthcare practice communities.