Doctoral Preparation of Nursing Faculty
Is the doctorate necessary for all nurse educators? Should nurse educators hold a doctorate or is a non-nursing doctorate acceptable? The authors report on a survey which looked at information concerning the number of doctorally prepared nursing faculty and the institutional requirement of a doctorate as the terminal degree in nursing.
Bremner, M., Crutchfield, A., Kosowski, M., Perkins, J., & Williams, G. (1990). Doctoral preparation of nursing faculty. Nurse Educator, 15(2), 12-15.