Frequently Asked Questions

Who is Genomic Competencies for Nurses from Theory to Application: An Online Course intended for?
Doctoral-level nursing faculty, clinicians and students. No previous genetic experience required.

What is the start date for the course?
The first course offering will begin in January 2022.

How often will the course be offered?
The course will be offered twice per year, each spring and fall.

How many people will you enroll?
At this time, there is no limit on the number of individuals we will enroll.

What kind of technology is required?
Learners will need access to a computer, tablet or smartphone to complete the course.

What is the cost?
There is no cost or hidden fees.

Will I receive nursing contact hours?

Contact hours will be offered upon completion.

By completing all seven modules, you will receive 21 contact hours; without the primer, 18 contact hours will be awarded. You will receive a certificate verifying contact hours after completing course evaulation survey and post-course assessments.

Duquesne University School of Nursing is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.