Admission Requirements

Please be advised that we are test-optional for the current application cycle (students who will start in fall 2021).

  • A minimum high school QPA of 3.0 (including 4 units in English; 1 unit in social studies or language; 7 units in mathematics and science; and four elective units
  • A composite math and verbal SAT score of at least 1,170; or a composite ACT score of at least 24.
  • Completion of a personal essay (as part of the standard application) that tells us something about you, why you chose your desired major, and why you would like to attend Duquesne University
  • Evidence of extracurricular activities during high school
  • The ability to meet all of the technical/performance standards of the program
  • International students must have a TOEFL Score of at least 550 and have evidence of ability to communicate orally in English

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Transfer Students
  • Students may transfer into the program before the start of the sophomore year, based upon their credentials, courses completed at other institutions, courses yet to be completed prior to entry into the professional phase, and space availability.
  • To apply as a transfer student, a minimum college cumulative QPA of at least 2.75 and "B" grades or better in the basic sciences required. Observation of an Athletic Trainer prior to admission is strongly encouraged. 

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