Doctoral Education for Nurse Faculty

Have you ever considered pursuing a doctoral degree in nursing? Are you ready to take on another challenge that could further your career? Is it feasible with your current home situation to return to school? These are the types of questions that are being directed towards students of nursing who may be interested in a Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) or PhD in Nursing degrees. Learn more with RWJF free resources.

The Guiding Initiative for Doctoral Education (GuIDE), is a program to guide and support Advanced Practice Nurses as you consider moving forward with your career development.


Doctoral Education in Maryland for Nurse Faculty

Supported by the Maryland Higher Education Commission Nurse Support II Program, “Doctoral Education for Nurse Faculty in Maryland” was held on January 14, 2020. An overview of both nursing and non-nursing doctoral programs in Maryland was presented and important issues to consider in choosing a program was discussed.

Doctoral Summit Welcome Overview

Doctoral Summit Financial Overview

This workshop:

· Summarizes the breadth of doctoral programs in Maryland

· Compares and contrasts DNP and PHD degrees and programs

· Identifies issues to consider in choosing a program including financial support

· Describes how to best position yourself for application to different programs