The purpose of the Joint Nursing Science Ph.D. program is to prepare nurse scholars who will advance nursing science by generating new knowledge through interprofessional research initiatives and to improve the health of rural and medically underserved populations. It is a joint program between The University of Alabama in Huntsville (UAH) and The University of Alabama (UA).

Core Requirments
NUS 750PHILOSOPHY OF SCIENCE3
NUS 752INFORMATICS HEALTHCARE SCH INQ3
NUS 754ETHICAL CONDUCT LGL RESEARCH3
NUS 756APPL OF THEORETICAL MODELS3
NUS 758QUANTITATIVE RESEARCH METHODS3
NUS 760STATISTICS I3
NUS 762HLTH POLICY UNDERSERVED POPUL3
NUS 764SCIENTIFIC WRITING3
NUS 766EPIDEMIOLOGY RURAL POP3
NUS 772QUALITATIVE RESEARCH METHODS3
NUS 768STATISTICS II3
NUS 770GRANT WRITING3
NUS 776ADVANCED RESEARCH METHODS3
NUS 799 (DISSERTATION)24
Cognates
NUS 780INTRODUCTION TO OMICS3
NUS 781OMICS IN NURSING RESEARCH3
NUS 782CURRIC DEV PROG EVL FOR NUR ED3
NUS 783INSTR MTHD ASSESS IN NURS ED3
NUS 784DATA SCIENCE EMERGING TECH HLT3
NUS 785R&D INNOV HEALTHCARE TECH3