Carolina Nursing is delighted to announce the coming of a new curriculum to its doctoral programs beginning in the fall of 2020. More details to follow soon!

We offer two options for terminal degrees in nursing at Carolina: the doctor of nursing practice (DNP) and the doctor of philosophy (PhD) in nursing. Not sure which program is right for you? Compare our DNP and PhD programs here.

As part of a cutting-edge, research-intensive university with top-ranked schools of nursing, medicine, public health, pharmacy, dentistry and social work located within steps of each other and adjacent to the renowned UNC Hospitals, the School of Nursing provides a diverse, energetic and collegial environment for participating in world-class interprofessional education, scientific inquiry and practice opportunities.