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.

CONTACT
600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282
Phone: 412.396.6550
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  • Class of 2017

    Posted May 5, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    Join your fellow School of Nursing senior Briana Turrisi and make your Senior Class Giving "Pass the Hat" donation today! Gifts can be designated directly to the School of Nursing, your specific program, or the organization or sports team that means the most to you. Even a $5 donation will help "Pass the Hat" to the next generation of Dukes. You can also make your donation...

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    Join your fellow School of Nursing senior Briana Turrisi and make your Senior Class Giving "Pass the Hat" donation today! Gifts can be designated directly to the School of Nursing, your specific program, or the organization or sports team that means the most to you. Even a $5 donation will help “Pass the Hat” to the next generation of Dukes. You can also make your donation in honor of the faculty or staff member who made the biggest impact on you at Duquesne. The campaign ends May 11th so donate today.

    Learn More & Donate: www.spirit.duq.edu/seniorgiving2017

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  • Congratulations!

    Posted Apr 6, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    Congratulations to Dr. Jessica Devido, her students, and faculty co-advisors, whose teams won two awards at the 9th Annual Undergraduate Research and Scholarship Symposium.

    School of Nursing Award
    Julie Rothberg, Octavia Anderson, & Bria Brodie for "Vocational Aspirations of Inner City School Girls"

    Office of Diversity and Inclusion Award
    Ella Walsh, Jamie Watt, A...

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    Congratulations to Dr. Jessica Devido, her students, and faculty co-advisors, whose teams won two awards at the 9th Annual Undergraduate Research and Scholarship Symposium.

    School of Nursing Award
    Julie Rothberg, Octavia Anderson, & Bria Brodie for "Vocational Aspirations of Inner City School Girls"

    Office of Diversity and Inclusion Award
    Ella Walsh, Jamie Watt, Ana Uribe, & Shaylene Carter for "Reproductive Health Awareness of Inner City School Girls"

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  • Congratulations!

    Posted Apr 3, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    Congratulations to Dr. Rick Zoucha who has been elected as Director of the Transcultural Nursing Society's (TCNS) Scholars Group!
    He will provide leadership for the group and serve as negotiator/liaison between the TCNS Scholars and the Board of Trustees.

  • Deadline Approaching

    Posted Mar 30, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    Abstracts for the 8th Annual McGinley-Rice Symposium are due in just 4 days! If you are interested in presenting, please visit www.duq.edu/social-justice.

  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense

    Posted Feb 23, 2017 by Karen Kmetz
  • MEPPI Japan Lecture Series

    Posted Feb 10, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    "Healthcare in Japan"
    February 16, 2017
    6 - 8 pm
    Chapel, Rodef Shalom Congregation
    4905 Fifth Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15213
    Dr. Linda Kmetz will provide a briefing on the current state of the Japanese health care system and the partnerships in health care between Pittsburgh and Japan.
    Register at www.japansocietypa.org/events

  • UPDATE TO DAY OF GIVING TOTAL

    Posted Feb 9, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    We exceeded our goal of $7500! All donations + $500 more from our alumni challenge donor = $8,559.97 for nursing! Great job everyone!

  • FINAL AMOUNT FROM DAY OF GIVING

    Posted Feb 9, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    67 donors
    $4,559.97
    $2,500.00 matching funds
    $7,059.97 total
    Way to go everyone! Thank you for participating and raising money for our school of nursing!! You have a made a difference in the lives of our nursing students!

  • WE ARE OFF TO A GREAT START!

    Posted Feb 7, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    The School of Nursing has 34 donors so far for a total of $2,150.
    OUR GOAL IS $7500. KEEP IT GOING -- WE CAN DO IT!
    Day of Giving | Duquesne University

  • THE DAY OF GIVING IS HERE!

    Posted Feb 7, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    The Duquesne Day of Giving is a one-day virtual fundraising event. Alumna Francis Feld, N'93 will match donations to the School of Nursing dollar-for-dollar, up to $2,500.
    Help us exceed that goal! Donate now!

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