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When you choose Duquesne University for your graduate studies, you’re choosing a nationally ranked Catholic university consistently recognized for its outstanding academic and research programs. 85 programs in nine schools.

Time and again, Duquesne earns accolades from U.S. News & World Report, Princeton Review, Bloomberg Businessweek and Washington Monthly Magazine. Individual graduate programs have also earned top national rankings in the latest U.S. News surveys.

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Institutional Enrollment

Total Post-Bac Enrollment
4,274
61.0% Female
39.0% Male

Institution Overview

School Type
Private not-for-profit (religious affiliation)

Religious Affiliation
Roman Catholic

Region
Mid East DE DC MD NJ NY PA

Academic Calendar
Semester

Setting
City: Large

Academics


Graduate Assistantships
Yes

Full Time Graduate Enrolled
Yes

Part Time Graduate Enrolled
Yes

Total # of Programs
198

Number of Programs Available (in Category Selected Above)
Master's
70
Doctoral Research
19
Doctoral Professional
5
Distance
18

Degrees Offered

Master's
Doctor's (Research)
Doctor's (Professional)
Certificate Offered

Post-master's
Postbaccalaureate

Student Body

Demographics
0.14%
American Indian or Alaska Native
1.94%
Asian
5.83%
Black or African American
2.32%
Hispanic or Latino
0.07%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
75.92%
White
1.54%
Two or more races
3.72%
Unknown
8.52%
Non-resident Alien

Admissions


Application Fee
$0

Admissions Office Web Address
www.duq.edu/admissions-and-aid/undergraduate-admissions

Tuition & Aid


Average Tuition
$21,402

Overall

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Academics: Programs - Overview


Academic
Yes

Occupational
No

Continuing Professional
No

Recreational or avocational
No

Highest Degree offered
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice

Distance Learning Options

Grad programs or courses
Yes

Degree Programs Offered (in Category Selected Above)

Master's
70
Master's (Distance)
8
Doctor's Degree Research
19
Doctor's Degree Research (Distance)
1
Doctor's Degree Professional
5
Doctor's Degree Professional (Distance)
1
Postbaccalaureate Certificate
14
Postbaccalaureate Certificate (Distance)
1
Post Master's Certificate
4
Post Master's Certificate (Distance)
2

Program Area Program Type Program Format
Campus Distance
Accounting Master's Degree Yes No
Bioethics/Medical Ethics Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
Biology Teacher Education Master's Degree Yes No
Biology/Biological Sciences, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
Biotechnology Master's Degree Yes No
Business Administration and Management, General Master's Degree Yes No
Chemistry Teacher Education Master's Degree Yes No
Chemistry, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
Clinical Psychology Doctoral – Research Yes No
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling Master's Degree Yes No
Computer Teacher Education Master's Degree Yes No
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Curriculum and Instruction Doctoral – Research
Postbaccalaureate Cert.
Yes
Yes
No
No
Developmental and Child Psychology Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
Early Childhood Education and Teaching Master's Degree Yes No
Educational Administration and Supervision, Other Master's Degree
Postbaccalaureate Cert.
Yes
Yes
No
No
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research, Other Master's Degree Yes No
Educational Leadership and Administration, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
Educational/Instructional Technology Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Postbaccalaureate Cert.
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Yes
Elementary Education and Teaching Master's Degree Yes No
English Language and Literature, General Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
English/Language Arts Teacher Education Master's Degree Yes No
Environmental Science Master's Degree
Postbaccalaureate Cert.
Yes
Yes
No
No
Ethics Master's Degree Yes No
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Forensic Science and Technology Master's Degree Yes No
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator Master's Degree Yes No
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs, Other Postbaccalaureate Cert. Yes No
History, General Master's Degree Yes No
Industrial and Physical Pharmacy and Cosmetic Sciences Master's Degree Yes No
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching Master's Degree Yes No
Latin Teacher Education Master's Degree Yes No
Law Doctoral – Professional Yes No
Liberal Arts and Sciences, General Studies and Humanities, Other Master's Degree
Postbaccalaureate Cert.
Yes
Yes
No
No
Liberal Arts and Sciences/Liberal Studies Master's Degree Yes Yes
Management Information Systems, General Master's Degree Yes No
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling Master's Degree Yes No
Mathematics and Computer Science Master's Degree Yes No
Mathematics Teacher Education Master's Degree Yes No
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
Music Performance, General Master's Degree
Postbaccalaureate Cert.
Yes
Yes
No
No
Music Teacher Education Master's Degree
Postbaccalaureate Cert.
Yes
Yes
No
No
Music Theory and Composition Master's Degree Yes No
Music Therapy/Therapist Postbaccalaureate Cert. Yes No
Music, Other Master's Degree Yes No
Nursing Education Master's Degree Yes Yes
Nursing Practice Doctoral – Professional Yes Yes
Nursing Science Doctoral – Research Yes Yes
Occupational Therapy/Therapist Master's Degree Yes No
Organizational Leadership Master's Degree Yes Yes
Pastoral Studies/Counseling Master's Degree
Postbaccalaureate Cert.
Yes
Yes
No
No
Peace Studies and Conflict Resolution Postbaccalaureate Cert. Yes No
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
Pharmacology and Toxicology Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
Pharmacy Doctoral – Professional Yes No
Pharmacy Administration and Pharmacy Policy and Regulatory Affairs Master's Degree Yes No
Philosophy Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
Physical Therapy/Therapist Doctoral – Professional Yes No
Physician Assistant Master's Degree Yes No
Physics Teacher Education Master's Degree Yes No
Programs for Foreign Lawyers Master's Degree Yes No
Psychology, General Master's Degree Yes No
Public Policy Analysis, General Master's Degree
Postbaccalaureate Cert.
Yes
Yes
No
No
Public/Applied History Master's Degree Yes No
Reading Teacher Education Master's Degree Yes No
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursin Master's Degree
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes
Rehabilitation Science Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
No
No
Religious Education Master's Degree Yes No
Religious/Sacred Music Master's Degree Yes No
Rhetoric and Composition Doctoral – Research Yes No
School Psychology Doctoral – Research
Doctoral – Professional
Post Master's Certificate
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
No
No
Secondary Education and Teaching Master's Degree Yes No
Social Studies Teacher Education Master's Degree Yes No
Spanish Language Teacher Education Master's Degree Yes No
Special Education and Teaching, General Master's Degree Yes No
Speech Communication and Rhetoric Master's Degree Yes No
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist Master's Degree Yes No
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth Master's Degree Yes Yes
Teacher Education, Multiple Levels Master's Degree Yes No
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor Master's Degree Yes No
Theology/Theological Studies Master's Degree
Doctoral – Research
Yes
Yes
Yes
No
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design Master's Degree
Postbaccalaureate Cert.
Yes
Yes
No
No
Women's Studies Postbaccalaureate Cert. Yes No

Faculty

TotalInstructional StaffResearchPublic Service
Total 493 493 0 0
With faculty status 493 493 0 0
Tenured 250 250 0 0
On tenure track 119 119 0 0
Not on tenure track 124 124 0 0
Annual contract 124 124 0 0
Less-than annual contract 0 0 0 0

Graduate Assistantships


Graduate Assistantships
Yes

Graduate Assistantship

Teaching
Research
Management Occupations
Business and Financial Operations Occupations
Computer Engineering and Science Occupations
Community, Social Service, Legal, Arts, Design, Entertainment, Sports and Media Occupations
Library and Student Academic Affairs and Other Education Services Occupations
Healthcare Practioners and Technical Occupations

Additional Information


State-Approved Teacher Certification?
Yes

Medical Degree Offered?
No

Institution Has a Hospital?
No

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Overview


Average Tuition
$21,402

Financial aid office web address
www.duq.edu/admissions-and-aid/financial-aid

Tuition fee varies by residency status
No

Typical Room
$6,226

Typical Board
$5,192

Tuition & Fees
Amount
Full time Average Tuition$21,402
Full time Fees$0
Part time, per credit hour$1,189

Tuition & Fees By Program

ProgramTuitionFees
Law $38,958 $808
Pharmacy $48,096 $322

Tuition Plan Options


Alternative Tuition Plans Offered
Yes

Tuition Guaranteed Plan
No

Prepaid Tuition Plan
No

Tuition Payment Plan
Yes

Other Alternative Tuition Plan
No

Institutional Enrollment

Total Post-Bac Enrollment
4,274
61.0% Female
39.0% Male

Post-Bac Race / Ethnicity

Demographics
0.14%
American Indian or Alaska Native
1.94%
Asian
5.83%
Black or African American
2.32%
Hispanic or Latino
0.07%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
75.92%
White
1.54%
Two or more races
3.72%
Unknown
8.52%
Non-resident Alien

Gender
Race / Ethnicity Men Women
American Indian Or Alaska Native 1 5
Asian 30 53
Black Or African American 78 171
Hispanic Or Latino 34 65
Non-resident Alien 147 217
White 1,282 1,963
Two Or More Races 25 41
Unknown 67 92

Services offered

Service Offered
Academic Career Counseling ServiceYes
Employment Services For StudentsYes
Placement Services For CompletersYes

Advanced Awards/ Degrees Conferred Statistics

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Overview


Library Facilities at Institution
Yes

On-Campus Housing Available?
Yes

Services offered

Service Offered
Remedial servicesYes
On-campus day care for student's childrenYes

Admissions Office Contact

Address
Administration Bldg 600 Forbes Ave
Pittsburgh, PA 15282

Phone
412-396-6000

Fax

Email


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