Online Doctoral Programs

Online Doctoral Programs

Post Master's to Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

Description

The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) program is a 32 credit hour program. The program duration is 20 months, with classes scheduled year round. The program study includes online and occasional on campus activities. Online courses will be offered during the fall, spring and summer. The program of study includes four academic semesters, 15 weeks in length; one winter intensive scheduled in January; and one summer session. The Post-MSN DNP curriculum builds on traditional MSN education with a focus on evidence-based practice; quality improvement; health policy; ethics; and leadership, management and organization of health systems. The DNP is designed for nurses seeking a terminal degree in nursing practice and offers an alternative to research-focused doctoral programs.

Website

Please visit the DNP website for more information.

Doctor of Arts in English Pedagogy

Description

The Doctor of Arts in English Pedagogy at Murray State University is a 48-hour, practice-based degree that embeds advanced coursework in the content areas of English and Literacy within a framework of pedagogical theory and reflection.  Designed for teachers in the fields of English language, literature, and literacy at secondary and postsecondary levels, the program has a core of foundation courses tied to the aspects of work that teachers actually do and encourages students to use their institutional environments as sites for action research and imaginative inquiry.

Doctor of Education in P-20 and Community Leadership

The Ed.D. in P-20 is one of the first doctorates in the nation to provide an innovative and integrated P-20 approach to educational leadership across the continuum. Starting Fall 2019, this program will be available for those learning at a distance. No on-campus components are required and students can connect to classrooms virtually for the occasional weekend course. Doctoral tuition was recently lowered for in-state and out-of-state students making this degree one of the most affordable doctoral programs in the area! In addition, you will have the option of using Prior Learning Assessment to earn credit for coursework you have already mastered in your workplace. Contact the program director today to learn how you can get started!