Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Program School of Nursing Duquesne University

Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Program School of Nursing Duquesne University

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Private
type
Urban
setting
86%
14%
student ratio
51
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
January 15
fall application deadline
37%
acceptance rate
1 Degree Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Nursing Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees 10
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
    • Distance learning programs available? Yes
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

37% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 27
    • Accepted 10
    • Acceptance Rate 37
    • Enrolled 8
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $
    • Application Fee - International $
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline January 15th January 15th Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesNot Reported
    • Doctoral's Degreescurrent RN license; BSN; master's degree with minimum GPA of 3.5; phone interview
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 600 paper based, TOEFL iBT

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJuly 1
    • Types of financial support availableResearch Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students51
    • Female Percentage86%
    • Male Percentage14%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students51
    • Part-time Percentage33%
    • Full-time Percentage67%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American16%
    • White / Caucasian74%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian2%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown2%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty13
    • Full-time Percentage77%
    • Part-time Percentage23%
    • Female Percentage85%
    • Male Percentage15%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchVulnerable populations, social justice, cultural competence, health disparities, wellness within chronic illness, forensics
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$37,192

Location & Contact

Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Program

School of Nursing
Duquesne University

600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15282-0001
United States

Dr. Alison Colbert

Associate Professor and Associate Dean of Academic Affairs

Phone: 412-396-1511
Fax: 412-396-1821
Email: colberta@duq.edu

Ms. Susan Hardner

Nurse Recruiter

Phone: 412-396-4945
Fax: 412-396-6346
Email: nursing@duq.edu


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