University of Kansas

School of Nursing



3901 Rainbow Boulevard

Kansas City, MO 66160

United States





Program Information

Degree Offered:

BSN-to-PhD optionPh.D., RN-to-BSN/MSM.S - Clinical Nurse Specialist;M.S - Primary Care Family Nurse Practitioner; Adult/Geriatric NP; Neonatal NP; Nurse Midwifery;M.S - Nursing Administrator;MS in Nursing/MPH MS in Nursing Admin./MS in Health Services Admin.

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The PhD program prepares graduates for faculty positions in college and university settings; for independent research and scholarly endeavors in nursing; for expanding theoretical, empirical, and philosophical bases for nurse practice.
The Master of Science in Nursing program enlarges the focus of nursing, using the basic baccalaureate nursing program as its foundation. The program's goals are directed toward educating the Clinical Nurse Specialist, the Primary Care Family Nurse Practitioner and the Nursing Administrator.


North Central Association of Colleges and Schools, The Higher Learning Commission

Facts & Figures

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Locale: Small City

Size & Settings: 20,000-39,999