School of Nursing
Duquesne was founded more than 130 years ago and has grown to become one of the nation's top Catholic universities.
The nursing workforce is expected to grow by 36% and the federal government predicts that nursing will become the top occupation in terms of job growth through 2020 which means there’s never been a better time to become a nurse
If you have vast experience as a nurse practitioner, take the lead in patient care, and are ready for your next challenge, pursue your Doctor of Nursing Practice at Duquesne University.
Duquesne’s online DNP focuses on evidence-based practice, as opposed to a more research-based curriculum. Course topics include:
When you’ve completed your degree, you will be positioned for roles such as: