Duquesne University

Duquesne University

School of Nursing

Welcome

If you want to become a nurse—or if you already are a nurse but you aspire to higher levels of professionalism—then we have a program for you. The Duquesne University School of Nursing can match your ambition with an academic program that will help you become the best nurse you can be. 

Whether you are an undergraduate or graduate student, Duquesne will prepare you to excel in the rapidly changing profession of nursing.  While you’re learning the necessary skills and knowledge to delive...

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If you want to become a nurse—or if you already are a nurse but you aspire to higher levels of professionalism—then we have a program for you. The Duquesne University School of Nursing can match your ambition with an academic program that will help you become the best nurse you can be. 

Whether you are an undergraduate or graduate student, Duquesne will prepare you to excel in the rapidly changing profession of nursing.  While you’re learning the necessary skills and knowledge to deliver the best patient care possible, you also will be inspired to develop personal and ethical values that make you not just a care provider, but a health care leader.

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600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
Phone: 412.396.6550
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  • the Day of Giving is TODAY!

    Posted Feb 8, 2018 by Karen Kmetz

    The Day of Giving is TODAY!
    Please consider giving your donation to the School of Nursing. We have several Matching Gift Challenges - see our donation page at: Duquesne Day of Giving | School of Nursing
    These students are enjoying the newly renovated Student Lounge. Funds from last year's Day of Giving helped pay for the rem...

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    The Day of Giving is TODAY!
    Please consider giving your donation to the School of Nursing. We have several Matching Gift Challenges - see our donation page at: Duquesne Day of Giving | School of Nursing
    These students are enjoying the newly renovated Student Lounge. Funds from last year's Day of Giving helped pay for the remodeling.

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  • The Day of Giving isn ONE WEEK AWAY!

    Posted Feb 1, 2018 by Karen Kmetz

    The Duquesne Day of Giving is on 2.8.18. Designate your gift to the University's areas of greatest need or to the school, organization or sports team that means the most to you. Learn more at www.duq.edu/dayofgiving. #DUQDayofGiving

  • Congratulations!

    Posted Jan 26, 2018 by Karen Kmetz

    Congratulations to Dr. Angela Karakachian for her article, "Understanding the Importance of Radiology Screening When Suspecting Child Abuse," co-authored with Dr. Sekula and Dr. Eichman. The article received the Linda Strangio Editor's award.

  • CEU Opportunity

    Posted Jan 23, 2018 by Karen Kmetz

    Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder: Medical-Legal Implications in Civilian and Military Contexts
    Friday, February 9, 2018 from 1:00 - 4:30 p.m.
    Africa Room, Duquesne Union and ONLINE

    To learn more or REGISTER NOW, please visit:
    www.duq.edu/forensics

  • Congratulations!

    Posted Jan 22, 2018 by Karen Kmetz

    Alumna, Caroline Miller, has been appointed to the board of directors of the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association (PSNA). Ms. Miller will serve the state nursing society in representing new-to-practice nurses. She will assist PSNA in meeting its mission in serving PSNA members and the health and welfare of the Commomwealth of Pennsylvania.

    As a nursing student at Duqu...

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    Alumna, Caroline Miller, has been appointed to the board of directors of the Pennsylvania State Nurses Association (PSNA). Ms. Miller will serve the state nursing society in representing new-to-practice nurses. She will assist PSNA in meeting its mission in serving PSNA members and the health and welfare of the Commomwealth of Pennsylvania.

    As a nursing student at Duquesne University Ms. Miller served as Board Director and then Vice President of the National Student Nurses Association (NSNA). She also served as Vice President of the Duquesne University Student Nurses Association (DUSNA).

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  • Nursing, the most honest and ethical profession

    Posted Jan 11, 2018 by Karen Kmetz
  • Christmas Gifts

    Posted Dec 20, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    Nicole and her nursing classmates raised money to purchase a package of diapers for all 78 babies in the Magee Womens Hospital of UPMC NICU.
    Merry Christmas from Nicole and the School of Nursing!

  • Congratulations!

    Posted Nov 10, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    Congratulations to Khlood Salman and Torrie Snyder who have been selected by an independent panel of judges for the Pittsburgh Magazine "Excellence in Nursing" Honorable Mention Category.

  • Sigma Theta Tau International Biennium

    Posted Nov 9, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    Dr. Joan Lockhart and Dr. Cheryl Levitt at the Sigma theta Tau Int'l Biennium. Dr. Levitt is a PhD alumna who was among the first in our online program. Dr. Levitt lives in Israel, and teaches online full-time at SUNY Delhi in upstate NY.

  • Sigma Theta Tau International Biennium

    Posted Nov 9, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    Dr. Joan Lockhart, Dr. Rebecca Kronk and Dr. Mary Ellen Glasgow attended the Sigma Theta Tau International Biennium. Drs. Glasgow and Lockhart were mentors for other nurses, while Dr. Kronk was a mentee in her academy.

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