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Vanderbilt University

Program in Nursing Science

Nashville, TN

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Vanderbilt University

Overview

Vanderbilt University / Program in Nursing Science is located in Nashville, TN, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Final and qualifying exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

41
Applied
8
Accepted
7
Enrolled
20%

Applying

Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 15th January 15th No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 570
TOEFL IBT score: 88

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards January 15
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans

Student Body

28
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 10.71%
Black or African American 3.57%
White or Caucasian 75%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian Not Reported
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 3.57%
Two or more races 7.14%
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (21%)
Female (78%)

Faculty

27
Total faculty
Full-time - 23
Part-time - 4
Male (5)
Female (22)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Adaptation to chronic illness/conditions, health problems related to stress and coping, vulnerable childbearing and child rearing families
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address Nashville, TN  37240-1001
United States
Contact Sheila Ridner
Director of Graduate Studies
Email: sheila.ridner@vanderbilt.edu
Phone: 615-322-3800
Fax: 615-343-5898

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