Arkansas Graduate Nursing Schools with Master's and PhD Degree Programs

Arkansas Graduate Nursing Schools with Master's and PhD Degree Programs

University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences College of Nursing:

Located in a major medical school, this college of nursing offers students the most cutting-edge technology and research methods. The school offers a number of different concentrations and areas of study, as well as a number of options for earning degrees, including full-time programs, online programs, and low-residency study. The school offers a number of different undergraduate, master, and PhD degree programs.

Master of Science in Nursing:

This program is for students who have undergraduate degrees in nursing and would like to continue their exploration and mastery of key nursing concepts, methods, and research. Students declare an individual area of expertise and concentration. They begin the program with core nursing education classes pertaining to counseling, mental health, illness, health promotion, and anatomy. Students learn about the most cutting-edge technology and research methods in the nursing field. Students also engage in hours of clinical study and fieldwork, which allows them to practice methods and ideas covered in the classroom. Students who complete this program become leaders in the nursing field and may pursue PhD degrees.

PhD in Nursing:

This program is for students who have complete master degrees in nursing and would like to become scholars and master researchers in the field. Students must have individual areas of concentration. Students begin by further exploring key concepts, methods, and theories and also continue their research. Students will also continue clinical research and fieldwork. Students work closely with academic advisors who lead them toward satisfactory completion of PhD dissertations. Students then present and defend their dissertations before an academic panel. Students who complete this program become high-level administrators, take government positions that influence the nursing profession, and continue research and teach at the university level.

Contact Information:

Address: 4301 West Markham, #526, Little Rock, Arkansas 72205

Phone Number: (501) 686-5691

University of Arkansas College of Education and Health Professions:

This school offers a number of different degrees and areas of concentration for students interested in health care and health promotion in today's institutions. The school offers the most cutting-edge research methods, new technology, and dedicated faculty members who work closely with students to prepare them for their careers.

Master of Science in Nursing:

This program is for students who have an undergraduate background in nursing and would like to continue research and scholarship in the field. Students declare a particular area of concentration and use new research methods, software, technology, and clinical experience and fieldwork to complete individual projects. Students who complete this program become leaders and researchers in the nursing field and may pursue PhD degree programs.

Contact Information:

Address: Graduate Education Building, Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701

Phone Number: (479) 575-3208

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