PhD Application Instructions

While the Case Western Reserve University School of Graduate Studies administers the application process for the PhD in Nursing program, the Admissions Office at the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing would be happy to assist you with your application.

To make applying easier

Check out our downloadable instructions and application checklist. You will also need a credit card to submit your $50 application fee, if applicable.

One more tip

If you are applying for the PhD Program, please select the following choices when in the application on the Enrollment Information tab:

  • Select Nursing—it's near the bottom—from the Academic Program drop-down list

  • Select PhD from the choices listed on the Degree drop-down list

  • Select Nursing (PhD) from the Academic Plan 1 drop-down list.

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