Duquesne University Graduate Schools

Duquesne University (referred to as Duquesne) is a Private, 4 years school located in Pittsburgh, PA. It is classified as a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Duquesne University is $24,534 in average. The school has 3,447 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 8,830 including undergraduate students.

Graduate School Overview

Duquesne University (referred to as Duquesne) is a Private, 4 years school located in Pittsburgh, PA. It is classified as a Research University (high research activity) school by Carnegie Classification and its highest level of offering is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice.
The school is accredited by Middle States Commission on Higher Education (7/1/1935 - Current[Estimated Date]).
Duquesne Directory Information
School NameDuquesne University (Duquesne)
AddressAdministration Bldg 600 Forbes Ave, Pittsburgh, PA 15282
Phone412-396-6000
Webhttps://www.duq.edu
Online Applicationhttps://www.duq.edu/admissions-and-aid/undergraduate/apply-for-admission
Financial Infohttps://www.duq.edu/admissions-and-aid/financial-aid
The 2022 graduate school tuition & fees at Duquesne University is $24,534 in average. The school has 3,447 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 8,830 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 190 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 21 programs are available online classes.
Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$24,534
Student Population3,447
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), and Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs190 graduate programs
(21 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Duquesne University is $24,534 in average for the academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $1,363.
Duquesne University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Duquesne University offers the distance education programs. All course works for completing a degree program can be done through online exclusively for graduate programs. In addition, the distance learning courses are offered for students who are not enrolled online exclusively.
On its campus, remedial services, academic/career services, employment services for students, placement services for completers, on-campus daycare for students' children are provided for their students.
Special Learning Opportunities & On-campus Services
Distance Learning (Online Classes)21 Online Programs Available
Special learning Opportunities
  • ROTC (Army, Navy, Air Force)
  • Study abroad
  • Weekend/evening college
  • Teacher certification
On-Campus Student Services
  • Remedial services
  • Academic/career services
  • Employment services for students
  • Placement services for completers
  • On-campus daycare for students' children

2022 Graduate Tuition, Fees, Other Expenses

For the academic year 2021-2022, the graduate school tuition & fees of Duquesne University is $24,534. The graduate tuition & fees are increased by 2.02% compared to previous academic year.
Data source: 2021-2022 tuition - NCES(National Center for Education Statistics (Last update: July 22, 2022)
2021-2022 Graduate Tuition & fees
TuitionFees
2017-2018$22,662-
2018-2019$23,112-
2019-2020$23,580-
2020-2021$24,048-
2021-2022$24,534-
The graduate school tuition & fees of Duquesne is average compared to private graduate schools in Pennsylvania. The average graduate school tuition for all graduate schools in United States is $19,204 and the Pennsylvania graduate tuition is $27,247 (public) / $20,510 (private).
The next table compares the average graduate school tuition by location and school types.
Graduate Tuition & fees Comparison
ResidentsOut-of-State
Duquesne University$24,534
All Graduate Schools$15,958$19,204
Public$11,320$20,434
Private$19,234
Pennsylvania Graduate Schools$20,000$22,141
Public$20,058$27,247
Private$20,510
For academic year 2021-2022, the living costs are $16,344 when a student lives on-campus housing facilities (i.e. dormitory, school owned apartments, etc.) at Duquesne University. On-campus living costs are increased by 3.36% compared to previous academic year. The off-campus living costs are $16,344. Off-campus living costs are increased by 3.36% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Living Expenses
Living On-CampusLiving Off-Campus
Room & BoardOther ExpenseRoom & BoardOther Expense
2017-2018$12,114$2,200$12,114$2,200
2018-2019$12,586$2,200$12,586$2,200
2019-2020$13,088$2,200$13,088$2,200
2020-2021$13,612$2,200$13,612$2,200
2021-2022$14,144$2,200$14,144$2,200
For academic year 2021-2022, the tuition per credit hour for graduate programs is $1,363 at Duquesne University. The graduate tuition per credit hour are increased by 2.02% compared to previous academic year.
2021-2022 Graduation Program Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition
2017-2018$1,259
2018-2019$1,284
2019-2020$1,310
2020-2021$1,336
2021-2022$1,363
The law school tuition at Duquesne University is $51,238 for academic year 2021-2022. Next table shows the tuition & fees for law school and/or medical schools at Duquesne University.
2021-2022 Law School/Medical School Tuition at Duquesne University
TuitionFees
Pharmacy$62,028-
Law$50,198$1,040

Graduate Programs at Duquesne

Duquesne University offers 119 graduate programs for Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The next table lists number of programs by offered degree and online availability along with number of completers by degree/certificate programs. Last year, 1,106 students have completed their study at Duquesne University.
Offered Degrees at Duquesne University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree7610620
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship18190
Doctor's degree - other61364
Post Bachelor's Degree13126
Post Master's Degree626
Total119151,106
The next table shows the popular graduate programs at Duquesne University by award level.
  • The most popular Post-graduate Certificate program is the Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor program with 9 completers.
  • The most popular Master's program is the Business Administration and Management program with 104 completers.
  • The most popular Doctorate program is the Pharmacy program with 178 completers.
Duquesne University offers 119 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,106 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 620 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 364 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 26 students have earned/completed Post-Bachelor's program.
  • 6 students have earned/completed Post-Master's program.
Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 9 completers-
Environmental Science9-
Communication and Journalism [+] 11 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric7-
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication (other)0-
Communication, Journalism, and Related Programs (other)4-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 22 completers-
Information Technology14-
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design7-
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster1-
Education [+] (3 completers) 96 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)12-
Educational/Instructional Technology11-
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research (other)0-
Special Education and Teaching22-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services20-
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching0-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching8-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)3-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education3-
Foreign Language Teacher Education0-
Mathematics Teacher Education1-
Music Teacher Education1-
Reading Teacher Education1-
Social Studies Teacher Education4-
Biology Teacher Education1-
Chemistry Teacher Education0-
Physics Teacher Education0-
Latin Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor9-
Engineering [+] 8 completers-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering8-
Legal Studies [+] 0 completers-
Programs for Foreign Lawyers0-
English Language and Literature [+] 6 completers-
English Language and Literature4-
English Language and Literature/Letters (other)2-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 9 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences1-
Pharmacology and Toxicology0-
Biotechnology8-
Mathematics and Statistics [+] 6 completers-
Computational Mathematics6-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 3 completers-
Mathematics and Computer Science3-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, and Fitness Studies [+] (1 completers) 4 completers-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management4-
Philosophy and Religious Studies [+] 5 completers-
Philosophy5-
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] 7 completers-
Religious Education0-
Religious/Sacred Music0-
Theology/Theological Studies3-
Pastoral Studies/Counseling4-
Physical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Chemistry3-
Psychology [+] 21 completers-
Psychology5-
Developmental and Child Psychology15-
Applied Behavior Analysis1-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, and Firefighting [+] 16 completers$44,400
16-
Human Services [+] 0 completers-
Public Policy Analysis0-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 22 completers-
Music Performance22-
Music (other)0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (4 completers) 216 completers-
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist39-
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator2-
Physician Assistant45-
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling23-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling2-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design1-
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry0-
Pharmacoeconomics/Pharmaceutical Economics2-
Industrial and Physical Pharmacy and Cosmetic Sciences0-
Health Services Administration0-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist29-
Physical Therapy/Therapist18-
Rehabilitation Science0-
Bioethics/Medical Ethics2-
5-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing32-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)16-
Business [+] (2 completers) 143 completers-
Business Administration and Management82$63,000
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management0-
Organizational Leadership10-
Accounting25$53,900
Business/Corporate Communications1-
Management Science25-
History [+] 13 completers-
History8$25,200
Public/Applied History5-
Total620
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 26 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration11-
Educational/Instructional Technology6-
Special Education and Teaching2-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services7-
English Language and Literature [+] 14 completers-
English Language and Literature4-
Rhetoric and Composition10-
Biological and Biomedical Sciences [+] 8 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences7-
Pharmacology and Toxicology1-
Philosophy and Religious Studies [+] 4 completers-
Philosophy4-
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] 4 completers-
Theology/Theological Studies4-
Physical Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Chemistry6-
Psychology [+] 13 completers-
Clinical Psychology8-
School Psychology5-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 15 completers-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design2-
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry2-
Rehabilitation Science1-
Bioethics/Medical Ethics3-
Nursing Science7-
Total90
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Legal Studies [+] 132 completers-
Law132-
Psychology [+] 8 completers-
School Psychology8-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 224 completers-
Pharmacy161-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist10-
Physical Therapy/Therapist35-
Nursing Practice18-
Total364
Post-Bachelor's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Natural Resources and Conservation [+] 0 completers-
Environmental Science0-
Computer and Information Sciences [+] 0 completers-
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design0-
Education [+] (1 completers) 9 completers-
Curriculum and Instruction0-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Music Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor9-
Theology and Religious Vocations [+] 0 completers-
Pastoral Studies/Counseling0-
Visual and Performing Arts [+] 9 completers-
Music Performance9-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 7 completers-
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies0-
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)6-
Music Therapy/Therapist1-
Business [+] 1 completers-
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management0-
Management Science1-
Total26
Post-Master's Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 0 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services0-
Psychology [+] 0 completers-
School Psychology0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 6 completers-
0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing5-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)1-
Total6

Graduate Student Population at Duquesne

For academic year 2021-2022, total 3,447 students enrolled into Duquesne University graduate schools where it has total 8,830 students including undergraduate students. By attending status, there are 3,069 full-time and 378 part-time graduate students. By gender, 1,149 male and 2,298 female students are attending graduate schools. The next table summarizes the graduate student population by gender and attending status.
Graduate School Student Population By Gender
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,4471,1492,298
Full-time3,0691,0402,029
Part-tme378109269
The next table summarizes the students population by race/ethnicity.
There are 2,540 White (73.69%), 212 Black/African American (6.15%), 141 Hispanic (4.09%), 110 Asian (3.19%), and 444 students with other races. 331 students are enrolled with non-resident alien status.
Graduate Student Population By Race/ethnicity
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,4471,1492,298
American Indian/Native American202
Asian1103476
Black/African American21277135
Hispanic1415091
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander202
White2,5408071,733
Two More872661
Un-Known22913
Non-resident Alien331146185
Duquesne University offers the distance learning opportunities (online degree program and/or courses) for graduate programs. 1,000 graduate students (29.01% of total students) are enrolled online exclusively and 1,478 graduate students (42.88% of total students) are enrolled some online courses. The next table summarizes the online student population.
Distance Learning Student Population
Number of Graduate Students
Total3,447
Enrolled Online Exclusively1,000
Enrolled Some Online Courses1,478
Not in Online Courses969
The following table summarizes the graduate students population by age at Duquesne University. 1,610 students are aged 20 to 24 (46.71% of total students), 137 students are aged above 50 (3.97%). Next table summarizes the student population by age at Duquesne University.
Graduate Student Population By Age
TotalMaleFemale
Total3,4471,1492,298
Age 20-2124863185
Age 22-241,362451911
Age 25-29803282521
Age 30-34390150240
Age 35-3921277135
Age 40-4929187204
Age 50-641303793
Over 64725
Age Un-Known404

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