Duquesne University School of Nursing

Category: Tier 2 research institution | State: PA

About Duquesne University School of Nursing

Duquesne University is a four-year Catholic, co-ed university located in western Pennsylvania with an 81-year history in the School of Nursing. The School currently has around 1,200 students and offers both undergraduate and graduate programs. All graduate programs are online and are ranked #17 by U.S. News and World Report Best Online Graduate Nursing Program for 2017. Three times designee as a National League of Nursing Center for Excellence.

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Military Student Support & Retention

Why you should attend?

Student Support - 1. University and School of Nursing - faculty mentors, academic advisors, free tutoring services, student nursing associations, continuing education, professional development and networking. 2. Online classes permit military students to study anywhere and anytime. Allows flexility with courses. 3. Student Support for online courses - the Writing center, online services, online library services, computing & technology services. 4. Military student support - academic advising, career counseling, personal consulting personal counseling, financial aid counseling, student military groups, and Military Program Director

Why we are a great choice for military spouses?

Our school has instituted policies to address the concerns and needs of military spouses and their families. We've constructed our admissions, retention, career counseling, and mentoring programs to help alleviate the difficulties faced by military spouses. Our flexible learning options and degree continuation programs are designed to accommodate deployments and relocation.


Top Degrees


A program that generally prepares individuals in the knowledge, techniques and procedures for promoting health, providing care for sick, disabled, infirmed, or other individuals or groups. Includes instruction in the administration of medication and treatments, assisting a physician during treatments and examinations, Referring patients to physicians and other health care specialists, and planning education for health maintenance.

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