School of Nursing Duke University

School of Nursing Duke University

Durham, NC
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
88%
12%
student ratio
701
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 1
fall application deadline
40%
acceptance rate
1 Department and Program
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Adult-Gerontology Nurse Practitioner Post Master's Certificate [acute care]
      Post Master's Certificate [acute care]
      Post Master's Certificate [primary care]
      Post Master's Certificate [primary care]
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) [acute care]
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) [acute care]
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) [primary care]
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) [primary care]
    • Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Post Master's Certificate [primary care]
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) [primary care]
    • Women's Health Nurse Practitioner Post Master's Certificate
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
    • Acute Care Pediatric Nurse Practitioner Post Master's Certificate
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
    • Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Post Master's Certificate
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
    • Family Nurse Practitioner Post Master's Certificate
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
    • Nursing Informatics Post Master's Certificate
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
    • Nurse Anesthesia Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
    • Nursing Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Nursing And Health Care Leadership Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
    • Nursing Education Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 168
    • Doctoral Degrees 47
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees 14
    • * 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? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

40% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 644
    • Accepted 264
    • Acceptance Rate 40
    • Enrolled 186
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $50
    • Application Fee - International $50
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 1st December 1st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline May 1st May 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test (waived if undergraduate GPA of 3.4 or higher), 1 year of nursing experience (recommended), BSN, and minimum GPA of 3.0, previous course work in statistics
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test (waived if undergraduate GPA of 3.4 or higher), BSN or MSN, minimum GPA of 3.0, portfolio, resume, personal statement, undergraduate statistics course, and current licensure as a registered nurse, transcripts from all post-secondary institutions
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesMSN, licensure or eligibility as a professional nurse, and transcripts from all post-secondary institutions, previous course work in statistics
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

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 awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableTuition Waivers, Career or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students701
    • Female Percentage88%
    • Male Percentage12%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students701
    • Part-time Percentage72%
    • Full-time Percentage28%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino4%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian78%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian8%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander1%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty76
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage87%
    • Male Percentage13%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchCardiovascular disease, caregiver skill training, data mining, prostate cancer, neonatal immune system
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

School of Nursing

Duke University

Durham, NC 27708-0586
United States

Dr. Marion Broome

Dean of the School of Nursing; Vice Chancellor for Nursing Affairs, Duke University; and Associate Vice President for Academic Affairs for Nursing

Phone: 919-684-9446
Fax: 919-684-9414
Email: marion.broome@duke.edu

Dr. Ernie Rushing

Director of Admissions and Recruitment

Phone: 919-668-6274
Fax: 919-668-4693
Email: ernie.rushing@dm.duke.edu


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