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Duquesne University

Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Program

Pittsburgh, PA

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Duquesne University

Overview

Duquesne University / Doctor of Philosophy in Nursing Program is located in Pittsburgh, PA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Nursing
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Nursing ethics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Doctoral Degrees 9

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

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Thesis Required
Preliminary exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

35
Applied
15
Accepted
12
Enrolled
43%

Applying

0
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 1st February 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Doctoral Degree Requirements Current RN license; BSN; master's degree with minimum GPA of 3.5

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 600
TOEFL IBT score: 100

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Application deadlines for financial awards May 1
Types of financial support available Teaching Assistantships
Institutionally-sponsored Loans
Scholarship and/or loans
Traineership
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

58
Total Graduate Students
Not Reported
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 8.62%
Black or African American 12.07%
White or Caucasian 67%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 0%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1.72%
Unknown 5.17%

Gender

Male (5%)
Female (94%)

Faculty

8
Total faculty
Full-time - 8
Part-time - 0
Male (2)
Female (6)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Vulnerable populations, cultural competence, health disparities, wellness, technology
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
650,096

Location & Contact

Address 600 Forbes Avenue
Pittsburgh, PA  15282-0001
United States
Contact Dr. Alison Colbert
Associate Professor/Associate Dean of Academic Affairs
Email: colberta@duq.edu
Phone: 412-396-1511
Fax: 412-396-1821

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