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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  • 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.

  • Congratulations!

    Posted Nov 6, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    Congratulations to Jessica Devido (on left), the 2017 Nightingale Award Finalist for Nursing Education!

  • Congratulations!

    Posted Nov 6, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    Congratulations to Yvonne Weideman, the 2017 Cameos of Caring Awardee!

  • The Face of the Person with an Addiction

    Posted Oct 31, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    Another successful McGinley-Rice Symposium! Go to the web site to view articles and videos about the symposium. www.duq.edu/social-justice

  • Congratulations!

    Posted Oct 31, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    Amanda LeBreton, BSN, a 2016 graduate, was recognized by the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Shadyside Hospital with an "Above and Beyond Award" in 2017. This award recognizes staff for their commitment to outstanding, compassionate patient care that exceeds the UPMC expectations.
    Amanda was nominated by the daughter of a patient she cared for as the patien...

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    Amanda LeBreton, BSN, a 2016 graduate, was recognized by the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center (UPMC) Shadyside Hospital with an “Above and Beyond Award” in 2017. This award recognizes staff for their commitment to outstanding, compassionate patient care that exceeds the UPMC expectations.
    Amanda was nominated by the daughter of a patient she cared for as the patient was very ill when she arrived on Amanda’s nursing unit.
    This award is truly an honor acknowledging the exceptional nursing care that Amanda provides to her patients.

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  • Congratulations!

    Posted Sep 26, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    Sister Rosemary Donley, PhD, APRN, BC, FAAN, Sister of Charity of Seton Hill, Professor of Nursing and the Jacques Laval Chair for Justice for Vulnerable Populations at Duquesne University School of Nursing will assume Chairmanship for CGFNS International, Inc. - the world's largest credentials evaluation organization for the nursing and healthcare community. It is a non-p...

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    Sister Rosemary Donley, PhD, APRN, BC, FAAN, Sister of Charity of Seton Hill, Professor of Nursing and the Jacques Laval Chair for Justice for Vulnerable Populations at Duquesne University School of Nursing will assume Chairmanship for CGFNS International, Inc. - the world’s largest credentials evaluation organization for the nursing and healthcare community. It is a non-profit and immigration neutral organization whose mission is to serve the global community through programs and services that verify and promote the knowledge-based practice competency of health care professionals.

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  • Ice Cream Social

    Posted Sep 25, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! Join the Nurses Christian Fellowship this Wednesday for an Ice Cream Social.

  • Article on Alumna

    Posted Sep 22, 2017 by Karen Kmetz

    Read about alumna Renee Very, who cares for veterans at the VA Hospital in Oakland in the Same Day Surgery unit. the new face of nursing - Mt Lebanon Magazine

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