Online Post-Master’s Certificates in Nursing

Get more out of your nursing career.

As an MSN-prepared nurse, you already have the advanced-practice skills to lead. Now you can specialize your expertise to match your career goals. Explore Duquesne’s post-master’s certificates — available exclusively online.

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CCNE Accredited
NLN Center of Excellence in Nursing Education

The baccalaureate degree program in nursing, master’s degree program in nursing, Doctor of Nursing Practice program and the post-graduate APRN certificate program at Duquesne University are accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (

Choose the best specialization for your interests:

  • Adult-Gerontology Acute Care Nurse Practitioner Post-Master’s Certificate


  • Executive Nurse Leadership & Health Care Management Post-Master’s Certificate
  • Family Nurse Practitioner Post-Master’s Certificate


  • Forensic Nursing Post-Master’s Certificate
  • Nursing Education and Faculty Role Post-Master’s Certificate


  • Psychiatric-Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Post-Master’s Certificate
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Study 100% online

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3 start dates per year

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Dedicated support team and small class sizes

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No GRE or application fee

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Tuition discounts available