Schools

It's our joy to help you dig into what you're good at and discover why that's good for the world.

At Duquesne's nine schools, you'll become a problem-solver who always thinks bigger. You'll form lasting relationships with faculty mentors who walk alongside you and invest in your success. You'll participate in research and extracurricular activities that move you to a new and clearer vantage point—in terms of what you're studying and the larger world.

Prepared for Anything and In Demand

Employers recognize the quality of a Duquesne education and seek our students for cooperative projects, internships and jobs. We'll connect you to life-changing people and opportunities so you can build a professional path with purpose.

It's time to go beyond—we'll show you how.


Undergraduate Majors and Minors

 

Graduate Programs and Certificates


School of Education

One of five Pennsylvania higher education institutions to receive accreditation by the Council for Accreditation of Educator Preparation

Rangos School of Health Sciences

99% pass rate on national certifying exams since 2010

Palumbo-Donahue School of Business

Among the country's top 25 undergraduate business schools in 2021 by Poets&Quants for Undergrads

Bayer School of Natural and Environmental Sciences

7 Goldwater Scholars since 2012

School of Law

93.16% Ultimate Bar Pass Rate (2017 two-year rate)

School of Pharmacy

98.4% NAPLEX pass (2019 second trimester results)

McAnulty College and Graduate School of Liberal Arts

12 academic departments with more than 30 undergraduate programs and more than two dozen graduate programs

School of Music

68 Steinway pianos Designation as an All-Steinway School places us among a highly select group of prestigious schools

School of Nursing

95.47% First-Time Pass Rate on RN Licensure Exam by 2020 Graduates

New, proposed College of Osteopathic Medicine in 2024, the first Catholic medical school in Pennsylvania.