Degree Option: Doctoral Degree

Program: Doctoral

School: Southern Connecticut State University

Program Length

Part Time: N/A

Full Time: 36 months

Admission Requirements

Applicants must have a Masters degree in nursing with an overall GPA of at least 3.0 from a regionally accredited institution; 3 current references; current RN license; GRE/MAT scores (requirement waived if MSN GPA is 3.4 or above); current resume; personal statement.

# of General Education Courses: 0

# of Nursing Courses: 53

Website: Link to Southern Connecticut State University Admissions Page

Email: aronsonb1@southernct.edu

Phone: (203) 392-7240

Articulation Model: No

Advanced Placement: No

You need to be/have a:

Masters of Science in Nursing - MSN

Tuition & Financial Services

Cost per hour: $1106 per credi

Tuition and Fees: Link to Southern Connecticut State University Financial Aid Page

Financial Services Information

Website: Link to Southern Connecticut State University Nursing Tuition Page


Phone: (203) 392-5222

Program Description

Nursing faculty at Southern Connecticut State University (SCSU) and Western Connecticut State University (WCSU) have collaboratively developed a Doctorate in Education (Ed.D.) in Nursing Education -- the only one of its kind in the state of Connecticut and one of few across the country uniquely designed to prepare nurses for academic faculty roles. The program, which builds on the Connecticut State University System's (CSUS) long-standing tradition of excellence in preparing educators and nurses, offers individuals with clinical expertise and a master's degree in nursing an innovative doctoral program focused on the necessary content and skills required to be effective faculty members, advance the science of nursing education, and transform the education of future nurses.

Application Deadline

April 1 every other year

Program Location

Online Only

Campus Locations

SCSU Campus
501 Crescent Street
New Haven, CT 06515