Develop and influence effective policies, practices, and interventions based on current research to promote and enhance leadership in learning and teaching.
Equip yourself to take on the most challenging leadership roles. Earning your Doctorate elevates you to the highest level of practice and proficiency in your chosen field or discipline.
Becoming an expert in any field requires dedication and commitment. The benefits are both tangible and intangible, personal and professional.
Earning your Doctorate qualifies you for top-level positions in academic and non-academic settings, positions that offer the highest potential earnings. The title of “Doctor” commands scholarly and professional respect—doctorate-level scholars are more likely to get the job, get the grant, and be published. They are also most likely to contribute to the body of knowledge in their field for the benefit of society and the common good.
Our Distinguished Programs
Advance and promote leadership and learning in the field of healthcare. This specialization is designed for professionals with a master's degree in nursing.
Work at your highest potential and support advances in the worldwide quality of care and patient safety with Rivier's clinically focused DNP.
Develop your own scientific theories of health, illness, and human behavior and apply them to strategies and interventions for entire health systems.
Prepare to work in a variety of professional settings as a licensed psychologist, through a curriculum that integrates the two traditional practice areas of counseling and school psychology.