PhD Program Info Session
August 24, 2022 6:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Organized By: Office of Admissions & Student Services
Office of Admissions & Student Services
(434) 924-2743


The PhD program prepares students for careers as scholars, nurse scientists and academics and to contribute to nursing science, knowledge, theory and practice through systematic inquiry. By graduation, PhD students will:


  • Demonstrate advanced knowledge of nursing, related sciences and humanities, and methods of inquiry
  • Expand the research base of nursing theory and practice
  • Serve the Commonwealth, the nation and the world by addressing major nursing and health care issues in a scholarly manner


Register here. A link to the session will be emailed to you prior to the session. Email Jeanette Wangler, Admissions Coordinator, with questions at