Clinical Nurse Specialist Program School of Nursing University of Pittsburgh

Clinical Nurse Specialist Program School of Nursing University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA
location
Public
type
Urban
setting
92%
8%
student ratio
12
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
May 1
fall application deadline
66%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Adult-Gerontology Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
    • Psychiatric Mental Health Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 2
    • Doctoral Degrees 6
    • 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? Not reported
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees Not reported
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

66% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 3
    • Accepted 2
    • Acceptance Rate 66
    • Enrolled 2
  • 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, letters of recommendation, resume, and course work in statistics, 1-3 years of nursing experience
    • Doctoral's DegreesNot Reported
    • 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 submitNot Reported
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsNot Reported
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Teaching Assistantships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Scholarship and/or loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students12
    • Female Percentage92%
    • Male Percentage8%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students12
    • Part-time Percentage67%
    • Full-time Percentage33%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino0%
    • Black / African American27%
    • White / Caucasian73%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

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 yearNot Reported

Location & Contact

Clinical Nurse Specialist Program

School of Nursing
University of Pittsburgh

4200 Fifth Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA 15260
United States

Dr. Sandra Engberg

Associate Dean for Clinical Education

Phone: 412-624-3835
Fax: 412-624-8521
Email: sje1@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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