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

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

University of California - San Francisco School of Nursing:

The school offers a number of undergraduate and graduate programs for aspiring nurses and for those who already have years of professional nursing experience. The school offers cutting edge research methods and the newest technology. It also offers a faculty that is experienced and dedicated to working closely with students to help them move smoothly into the next phases of their nursing careers.

Master of Science in Nursing:

This degree program is for students who are already Registered Nurses or who have undergraduate degrees in nursing. Students will choose an area of concentration, such as midwifery, education, or nurse practitioner. Students begin with a core education in nursing topics, such as counseling, health promotion, biology, and method. Students then work closely with faculty advisors who help them pave the way to their career goals through advanced research and hours of clinical study and fieldwork. Students who complete this program become nursing leaders, hold administrative positions, or go on to apply to PhD degree programs.

PhD in Nursing:

This program is for students who already have master degrees in nursing and would like to further explore and research key issues in today's nursing professions. Students will begin by declaring a particular area of concentration. Students then take courses in core nursing education and further explore and research key topics that were covered in the master programs. Student work closely with faculty advisors to complete PhD dissertations, which are then presented and defended before an academic panel. Students who complete this program hold high-level administrative and state positions and also continue research and teach in colleges and universities.

Contact Information:

Address: 2 Koret Way, #N-319X, UCSF Box 0602, San Francisco, CA 94143-0602

Phone Number: (415) 476-4801

UCLA - School of Nursing:

Students in this program are granted access to the most experienced and well-regarded instructors and advisors in the nursing profession. Students are also given access to the most cutting-edge technology and research methods. Students who graduate from this school of nursing become leaders in the profession.

Master of Science in Nursing:

This program is for students who already have undergraduate backgrounds in nursing and whom have already served as registered nurses. The program focuses on advanced research and studies in the nursing field. Students declare an area of concentration and work closely with faculty advisors to complete independent projects. Students who complete this program go on to hold high-level positions in a number of different sectors. Many go on to pursue PhD degrees. This program is highly competitive and offers a wealth of resources for tomorrows nursing leaders.

Contact Information:

Address: Box 951702, Los Angeles, CA 90095-1702 Phone Number: (310) 825-7181

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