School of Nursing University of Pittsburgh

School of Nursing University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
83%
17%
student ratio
453
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 1
fall application deadline
45%
acceptance rate
5 Departments and Programs
departments and programs

Departments & Programs


Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
      Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 89
    • Doctoral Degrees 29
    • 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? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? No
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

45% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 372
    • Accepted 170
    • Acceptance Rate 45
    • Enrolled 144
  • 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 May 1st February 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE or MAT, BSN, RN license, 1-3 years of nursing experience, letters of recommendation, and resume, course work in statistics
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, BSN, RN license, course work in statistics, and resume, letters of recommendation
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 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 availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students453
    • Female Percentage83%
    • Male Percentage17%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students453
    • Part-time Percentage47%
    • Full-time Percentage53%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino1%
    • Black / African American5%
    • White / Caucasian87%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native1%
    • Asian3%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown3%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty73
    • Full-time Percentage93%
    • Part-time Percentage7%
    • Female Percentage89%
    • Male Percentage11%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchBehavioral management of chronic disorders, patient management in critical care, consumer informatics, genetic applications (molecular genetics and psychosocial implications), technology for nurses and patients to improve care
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$6,135,312

Location & Contact

School of Nursing

University of Pittsburgh

3500 Victoria Street Victoria Building
Pittsburgh, PA 15261
United States

Dr. Jacqueline Dunbar-Jacob

Dean

Phone: 412-624-7838
Fax: 412-624-2401
Email: dunbar@pitt.edu

Mrs. Laurie Lapsley

Administrator of Graduate Student Services

Phone: 412-624-9670
Fax: 412-624-2409
Email: lapsleyl@pitt.edu


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