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Become an expert who can identify and overcome healthcare education challenges in your organization, school, or community. At Tanner Health System School of Nursing you can earn a Doctoral Degree in Nursing 100% Online.

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The Doctorate in Nursing Education program is designed to prepare nurse educators for the 21st century. 

Competencies of the program include the knowledge and skills in theoretical and analytic approaches to the discovery and application of knowledge in nursing education. The program outcomes reflect the Core Competencies of Nurse Educators by the National League for Nursing (2019).

The program is offered 100% online and includes a total of 60 semester hours. Classroom instruction is delivered solely through asynchronous communication.

University of West Georgia monitors regulations governing online education at the state and federal level. As of March 2016, UWG was approved to participate in the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreement (SARA), as part of the state of Georgia's membership and as of May 2017 the State of Georgia joined the Nurse Licensure Compact (eNLC). As a result, UWG may enroll residents of many, but not all, states outside of Georgia.

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Apply to Doctorate in Nursing Education Program at UWG

A review of applications will begin after February 1st and will continue until the cohort of students for the EdD in Nursing Education program is full.

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CONTACT
Embry Ice, BBA - Graduate Studies Associate
eice@westga.edu
678-839-5115


PROGRAM LEADERSHIP
Susan Welch, PhD(c), EdD, RN, CNE
Alumnus CCRN
Associate Dean and Professor, Tanner Health System School of Nursing
swelch@westga.edu
678-839-5634

 

Laura Caramanica, PhD, RN, CNE, FAAN
Graduate Program Director and Professor, Tanner Health System School of Nursing
lcaraman@westga.edu
678-839-5628