Today’s healthcare system is changing. Prepare to lead the way.

Earn your DNP online from Duquesne, and you can do more than rise to new levels of leadership. You can develop specialized expertise to become an agent for change in the evolving healthcare landscape.

DNP-trained nurses also can earn higher salaries and often enjoy more opportunities for advancement.

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Students enrolled in our online DNP program benefit from:

  • A DNP Practice Project that focuses on leadership for evidence‑based practice in nursing.
  • The opportunity to study abroad in Rome, Italy or Dublin, Ireland to learn more about global health perspectives.
  • The chance to add a specialized concentration to your DNP coursework in the areas of Forensic Nursing, Nursing Education or Transcultural Care.
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Study 100% online

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3 start dates per year

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No GRE required

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Tuition discounts available

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Study abroad opportunity

“If you look at the core competencies outlined in the DNP Essentials, they speak directly to the importance of understanding cultures. And our study-abroad program just really nails this.”

— Dr. Mary Kay Loughran, Online DNP Program Coordinator