Azusa Pacific’s Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing (PhD) program is research-based, equipping scholars to contribute to the larger body of nursing knowledge through systematic inquiry. It emphasizes two areas of research: health of the family, and community and international health.
Improve nursing care through research
Graduates are able to develop, test, and apply theoretical knowledge for the advancement of nursing science and improved health outcomes. Career options comprise a variety of settings, such as health care, academia, and government.