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Graduate Program Deadline Dates

Please find important application deadlines below. Applications are accepted any time prior to the deadline. You can view semester start dates on the University's Academic Calendar

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Application Deadlines

Programs

Academic Term

Application Deadline

Master of Science (MSN) programs

Fall 2022
Spring 2023 Summer 2023

July 11, 2022
November 28, 2022
April 4, 2023

Post-Master's Certificate (PMC) programs

Fall 2022
Spring 2023
Summer 2023

July 11, 2022
November 28, 2022
April 4, 2023

Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (DNAP) program

Fall 2022 TBD
Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) programs

Fall 2022
Spring 2023
Summer 2023

July 11, 2022
November 28, 2022
April 4, 2023

PhD programs

Summer 2023 February 1, 2023

Financial Aid

Student Application

May 31, 2023

Application Exceptions

Duquesne University participates in the State Authorization Reciprocity Agreements (SARA). However, due to State Boards of Nursing regulations, the School of Nursing is unable to accept applications for admission to online programs and courses from students residing in:

  • Alabama
  • Arizona*
  • Louisiana
  • New York*
  • Oregon*
  • Tennessee
  • Washington

*Please note if you reside in Arizona, New York or Oregon, Duquesne University is able to accept applications for the PhD in Nursing and the PhD in Nursing Ethics programs.

For questions, please email online@duq.edu.