Online Education

 

Doctoral Degrees

UNCW offers advanced study for nurses and educators.  For information on our degree programs, please contact the academic advisor listed below each program.

  • Doctor of Nursing Practice DNP

    The Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) is a practice-focused terminal degree earned by specialists in advanced practice nursing. The DNP prepares advanced practice nurses (APNs) to analyze systems of care and provide transformational leadership that influences and impacts patient safety and quality of culturally competent care in southeastern, North Carolina.

    For more information on the DNP degree please visit the program's website or contact Dr. Linda C. Pugh at 910-962-3343 or email pughl@uncw.edu.

  • Educational Leadership in Curriculum and Instruction Ed.D.

    The Educational Leadership Doctoral Program is an Education Doctorate (Ed.D.) program designed for working professionals. The program includes three concentrations, Leadership in Educational Administration, Leadership in Curriculum and Instruction, and Leadership in Higher Education. The mission of the Ed.D. in Educational Leadership is to prepare aspiring leaders to be informed, proactive, and reflective change agents to improve schools and institutions of higher education for the benefit of all students.

    For more information on the Ed.D. degree please visit the program's website or contact Dr. Donna DeGennaro at 910-962-7551 or email deGennarod@uncw.edu.

  • Educational Leadership in Educational Administration Ed.D.

    The Educational Leadership Doctoral Program is an Education Doctorate (Ed.D.) program designed for working professionals. The program includes three concentrations, Leadership in Educational Administration, Leadership in Curriculum and Instruction, and Leadership in Higher Education. The mission of the Ed.D. in Educational Leadership is to prepare aspiring leaders to be informed, proactive, and reflective change agents to improve schools and institutions of higher education for the benefit of all students.

    For more information on the Ed.D. degree please visit the program's website or contact Dr. Steven Hooker at 910-962-7577 or email hookersd@uncw.edu.

  • Educational Leadership in Higher Education Ed.D.

    The Educational Leadership Doctoral Program is an Education Doctorate (Ed.D.) program designed for working professionals. The program includes three concentrations, Leadership in Educational Administration, Leadership in Curriculum and Instruction, and Leadership in Higher Education. The mission of the Ed.D. in Educational Leadership is to prepare aspiring leaders to be informed, proactive, and reflective change agents to improve schools and institutions of higher education for the benefit of all students.

    For more information on the Ed.D. degree please visit the program's website or contact Dr. Kevin McClure at 910-962-7819 or email mcclurek@uncw.edu.