Students are admitted to the PhD program at Ohio State once a year, at the start of autumn semester. Applications become available over the summer and are due January 2.
Students interested in being considered for a Fellowship should have their completed application submitted by December 15.
We encourage you to apply if you meet the following requirements:
you have completed of a Master of Science in nursing or a Bachelor of Science in nursing
your nursing education must have been completed at a CCNE or ACEN accredited institution
you are currently licensed as an RN in the state of Ohio, without restrictions (or will be licensed prior to enrollment)
you have cumulative undergraduate and/or graduate GPAs of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
If you have questions regarding these admission requirements, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
How to apply
If you have not yet been enrolled as a graduate student at Ohio State, PhD program applications are available electronically at gpadmissions.osu.edu. If you were previously enrolled as a graduate student at Ohio State, please see below for graduate student transfer instructions.
In addition to the application, you will also need to submit the following materials:
transcripts from all colleges and universities attended during your academic career