School of Nursing
Preparing Tomorrow s Health Care Leaders
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.
Academics That Will Set You Apart
The School of Nursing is a widely recognized pioneer in nursing education, having created Pennsylvania s first B.S.N. program in 1937 and the nation s first online nursing Ph.D. program in 1997. Today, our school is recognized by the National League for Nursing as a Center of Excellence, and our graduate program has been ranked nationally by US News World Report.
Ranked Among the Best Nationally
As a testament to the quality of our academic programs, Duquesne University School of Nursing has earned important national accolades:
U.S. News World Report
Best Graduate Schools 2018