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
NURSING PROGRAMS

A Diverse Offering of Programs - No matter where you are in your life and career journey, the School of Nursing has a program to fit your needs:

BSN

BME/BSN/BME, BSN

Second-Degree BSN

RN-BSN

MSN

PhD

DNP

Post-Master's Certificates

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  • Congratulations!

    Posted Jul 6, 2016 by Karen Kmetz

    Congratulations to Dr. Emerson Ea for successfully defending his dissertation "Self-care among Filipinos in the United States Who Have Hypertension"

  • Doctoral Dissertation Defense

    Posted Jul 1, 2016 by Karen Kmetz
  • Congratulations!

    Posted Jun 30, 2016 by Karen Kmetz

    Congratulations to Dr. Lisa Whitfield-Harris for successfully defending her dissertation "The Lived Experience of Black Nurse Faculty in Predominately White Schools of Nursing"

  • Upcoming Dissertation Defense

    Posted Jun 23, 2016 by Karen Kmetz
  • MD Magazine Strategic Alliance Partners

    Posted Jun 20, 2016 by Karen Kmetz

    MD Magazine(R), the leading online and print source of physician news, conference coverage and peer-to-peer discussion, has added the Duquesne University School of Nursing to its Strategic Alliance Partners (SAP) program.

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    MD Magazine®, the leading online and print source of physician news, conference coverage and peer-to-peer discussion, has added the Duquesne University School of Nursing to its Strategic Alliance Partners (SAP) program.

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  • Student Internship in Ghana

    Posted Jun 16, 2016 by Karen Kmetz

    Elizabeth Faber, senior nursing student, is on a 6-week trip to Ghana, West Africa. She is participating in a nursing and public health internship through the program Projects Abroad.
    She will be providing care in hospitals, orphanages, schools, churches, villages, and community centers, and will be staying with a host family.

    If you would like to help fund her trip,...

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    Elizabeth Faber, senior nursing student, is on a 6-week trip to Ghana, West Africa. She is participating in a nursing and public health internship through the program Projects Abroad.
    She will be providing care in hospitals, orphanages, schools, churches, villages, and community centers, and will be staying with a host family.

    If you would like to help fund her trip, go to: Nursing Internship In Ghana by Elizabeth Faber - GoFundMe

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  • One of our current MSN FNP students saves a life on her wedding night!

    Posted Jun 14, 2016 by Karen Kmetz
  • Congratulations!

    Posted Jun 6, 2016 by Karen Kmetz

    Congratulations to PhD alumna Judy Didion on being named dean of Oakland University's School of Nursing!

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    Congratulations to PhD alumna Judy Didion on being named dean of Oakland University’s School of Nursing!

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  • Congratulations!

    Posted Jun 2, 2016 by Karen Kmetz

    Nursing Students Ella Walsh (rising senior) and Chelsea Riccardi received scholarships from the Portiuncula Foundation. Ella Walsh received the Teresa (Terri) Diethorn Memorial Scholarship and Chelsea Riccardi received the Major Helen Humenansky Memorial Scholarship.

    Pictured from L-R: Cindy Boring, mother of Ella Walsh; Ella Walsh, nursing student; Robert Diethorn,...

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    Nursing Students Ella Walsh (rising senior) and Chelsea Riccardi received scholarships from the Portiuncula Foundation. Ella Walsh received the Teresa (Terri) Diethorn Memorial Scholarship and Chelsea Riccardi received the Major Helen Humenansky Memorial Scholarship.

    Pictured from L-R: Cindy Boring, mother of Ella Walsh; Ella Walsh, nursing student; Robert Diethorn, brother of Terri Diethorn, Sr. Marlene Kline, Portiuncula Foundation and Sisters of St. Francis of Millvale representative

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  • First Nursing Maymester in Rome!

    Posted May 27, 2016 by Karen Kmetz

    The students are taking one core class and one nursing class, Cultural Applications in Clinical Practice.

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