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 3,261 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,274 including undergraduate students.

Duquesne University 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 3,261 graduate students where it has a total enrollment of 9,274 including undergraduate students.
It offers total 112 graduate programs through Post-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice). Among them, 15 programs are available online classes.
Duquesne Graduate School 2022 Key Facts
School TypePrivate, 4 years
Tuition & Fees$24,534
Student Population3,261
Offered Degrees/ProgramsPost-Bachelor Certificate, Master's, Post-Master Certificate, Doctorate (Research), Doctorate (Professional Practice)
Number of Programs112 graduate programs
(15 programs available online learning)
Student to Faculty Ratio13 to 1
The graduate tuition & fees at Duquesne University is $24,534 in average for academic year 2021-2022. The tuition per credit hour is $1,363. Duquesne University offers the alternative tuition plans.
Duquesne 2022 Graduate Program Tuition & Fees
Tuition & Fees
Tuition$24,534
Required Fees$0
Tuition per Credit Hour
Tuition$1,363
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 at Duquesne
Distance Learning (Online Classes)15 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 Tuition, Fees, Other College Costs

For 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: March 16, 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 $19,187 and the Pennsylvania graduate tuition is $24,265 (public) / $20,512 (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$11,040$19,187
Public$11,040$20,146
Private$19,294
Pennsylvania Graduate Schools$17,506$21,190
Public$17,506$24,265
Private$20,512
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 Costs
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

Graduate Programs at Duquesne

Duquesne University offers 114 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, 1,181 students have completed their study at Duquesne University.
Offered Degrees at Duquesne University
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online ClassNumber of Completers
Master's Degree729700
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship182100
Doctor's degree - other61360
Post Bachelor's Degree12115
Post Master's Degree636
Total114161,181
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 6 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 114 programs through Master's, Doctorate, and Post-Graduate Certificate. The programs are offered both in online and on-site education. Last year total 1,181 students have completed their graduate studies.
  • 700 students have earned/completed Master's program.
  • 360 students have earned/completed Doctorate (Practice) program.
  • 15 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 [+] 25 completers-
Environmental Science25-
Communication and Journalism [+] 16 completers-
Speech Communication and Rhetoric15-
Public Relations, Advertising, and Applied Communication (other)1-
Computer And Information Sciences [+] 33 completers-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Information Technology21-
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design9-
Web/Multimedia Management and Webmaster3-
Education [+] (6 completers) 103 completers-
Education0-
Educational Leadership and Administration0-
Higher Education/Higher Education Administration0-
Educational Administration and Supervision (other)7-
Educational/Instructional Technology8-
Educational Assessment, Evaluation, and Research (other)1-
Special Education and Teaching8-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services19-
Junior High/Intermediate/Middle School Education and Teaching1-
Early Childhood Education and Teaching9-
Teacher Education and Professional Development, Specific Levels and Methods, Oth (other)15-
English/Language Arts Teacher Education2-
Foreign Language Teacher Education0-
Mathematics Teacher Education3-
Music Teacher Education8-
Reading Teacher Education7-
Social Studies Teacher Education5-
Biology Teacher Education3-
Chemistry Teacher Education0-
Physics Teacher Education0-
Latin Teacher Education1-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor6-
Engineering [+] 0 completers-
Engineering0-
Bioengineering and Biomedical Engineering0-
Legal Studies [+] 1 completers-
Law0-
Programs for Foreign Lawyers1-
English Language And Literature [+] 8 completers-
English Language and Literature8-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences1-
Pharmacology and Toxicology0-
Biotechnology5-
Multi-/Interdisciplinary Studies [+] 5 completers-
Biological and Physical Sciences0-
Mathematics and Computer Science5-
Parks, Recreation, Leisure, And Fitness Studies [+] (2 completers) 5 completers-
Parks, Recreation and Leisure Studies0-
Sport and Fitness Administration/Management5-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 6 completers-
Philosophy6-
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] 12 completers-
0-
Religious Education0-
Religious/Sacred Music1-
Theology/Theological Studies2-
Pastoral Studies/Counseling9-
Physical Sciences [+] 3 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry3-
Psychology [+] 23 completers-
Psychology9-
Developmental and Child Psychology14-
Applied Behavior Analysis0-
Homeland Security, Law Enforcement, And Firefighting [+] 16 completers$44,400
0$44,400
Forensic Science and Technology16-
Human Services [+] 2 completers-
0-
Public Policy Analysis2-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 14 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music Performance14-
Music (other)0-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] (6 completers) 232 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Speech-Language Pathology/Pathologist28-
Health Information/Medical Records Administration/Administrator12-
Physician Assistant44-
Community Health Services/Liaison/Counseling28-
Marriage and Family Therapy/Counseling5-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design1-
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry2-
Pharmacoeconomics/Pharmaceutical Economics3-
Industrial and Physical Pharmacy and Cosmetic Sciences0-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist29-
Physical Therapy/Therapist11-
Rehabilitation Science13-
Bioethics/Medical Ethics5-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing28-
Nursing Education7-
Registered Nursing, Nursing Administration, Nursing Research and Clinical Nursing (other)16-
Business [+] (4 completers) 173 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Business Administration and Management104$63,000
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management0-
Organizational Leadership49-
Accounting16$53,900
Business/Corporate Communications1-
Management Science3-
History [+] 17 completers-
History3$25,200
Public/Applied History14-
Total700
Doctorate (Research) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Education [+] 25 completers-
Educational Leadership and Administration7-
Educational/Instructional Technology7-
Special Education and Teaching0-
Counselor Education/School Counseling and Guidance Services11-
English Language And Literature [+] 13 completers-
English Language and Literature3-
Rhetoric and Composition10-
Biological And Biomedical Sciences [+] 6 completers-
Biology/Biological Sciences3-
Pharmacology and Toxicology3-
Philosophy And Religious Studies [+] 8 completers-
Philosophy8-
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] 5 completers-
0-
Theology/Theological Studies5-
Physical Sciences [+] 4 completers-
Physical Sciences0-
Chemistry4-
Psychology [+] 13 completers-
Psychology0-
Clinical Psychology6-
School Psychology7-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 26 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Pharmaceutics and Drug Design1-
Medicinal and Pharmaceutical Chemistry3-
Rehabilitation Science0-
Bioethics/Medical Ethics15-
Nursing Science7-
Total100
Doctorate (Practice) Programs and Number of Completers
ProgramAvailable OnlineNumber of CompletersAverage Earning after graduation
Psychology [+] 20 completers-
School Psychology20-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 221 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Pharmacy178-
Occupational Therapy/Therapist2-
Physical Therapy/Therapist36-
Nursing Practice5-
Total360
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-
Computer and Information Sciences0-
Web Page, Digital/Multimedia and Information Resources Design0-
Education [+] (2 completers) 6 completers-
Education0-
Curriculum and Instruction0-
Educational/Instructional Technology0-
Music Teacher Education0-
Teaching English as a Second or Foreign Language/ESL Language Instructor6-
Theology And Religious Vocations [+] 0 completers-
0-
Pastoral Studies/Counseling0-
Visual And Performing Arts [+] 4 completers-
Visual and Performing Arts0-
Music Performance4-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Pre-Medicine/Pre-Medical Studies0-
Health/Medical Preparatory Programs (other)5-
Music Therapy/Therapist0-
Business [+] 0 completers-
Business/Commerce0-
Logistics, Materials, and Supply Chain Management0-
Total15
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 [+] 1 completers-
Psychology0-
School Psychology1-
Health Services/Allied Health/Health Sciences [+] 5 completers-
Chiropractic0-
Family Practice Nurse/Nursing4-
Nursing Education0-
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 9,274 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

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