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Master of Science in Nursing/Master of Business Administration (MSN/MBA)
Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)
Other Advanced Degrees
Earning Your Degree
Part-time study available?
Evening/weekend programs available?
Distance learning programs available?
Terminal master's degree available?
Thesis Alternate accepted
Electronic applications accepted?
Applications processed on a rolling basis?
Master's Degree Requirements
Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0 from accredited BSN program; current license as RN in Pennsylvania; course in statistics with minimum C grade in past 6 years; two recommendations; personal statement; personal interview; at least one year of recent clinical (bedside) nursing experience (for family nurse practitioner)
Doctoral Degree Requirements
Master's degree with minimum GPA of 3.0; BSN; current RN license; official transcripts from all undergraduate and graduate institutions; current curriculum vitae; two letters of recommendation; reflective essay
Additional Entrance Requirements
TOEFL Paper score: 550
Tuition & Fees
Financial award applicants must submit:
Application deadlines for financial awards
Total Graduate Students
International Breakout (representing other countries)
Black or African American
White or Caucasian
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Two or more races
Focus of faculty research:
Research utilization, community and home health, the medically underserved
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
Location & Contact
3333 Fifth Avenue Pittsburgh, PA 15213 United States
Dr. Lynn George Dean Phone: 412-578-6115 Fax: 412-578-6114
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