PhD Learn More & Apply

To request information, contact:

Lois J. Loescher, PhD, RN, FAAN
Professor & PhD Program Director
University of Arizona College of Nursing
P.O. Box 210203
Tucson, Arizona 85721-0203

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Applications are submitted through Nursing CAS and the University of Arizona Graduate College. 

Step 1: Click Apply to the College of Nursing below, create account and follow instructions to apply to the PhD program.

Step 2: Click Apply to Graduate Admissions below. You will be asked for information from your Nursing CAS application in the graduate application. After you have an account, you can begin your application: The PhD program is listed as “Nursing (PhD).”



The application deadline is December 1st each year.

Notification of Admission

Mid-March of the following year

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Ready to join the Wildcat family and lead the field as an advanced practice nurse?

You must apply to both Nursing CAS and the UA Graduate College to be eligible for admission review.

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