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Virtual Second Degree BSN Preview Day


Welcome to our virtual Second Degree Preview Day! Scroll down the page to find a variety of resources regarding our program. This content is available to you at any time, allowing you to view it at your own pace, on your own schedule.

If you have questions at any time, please contact Nursing Recruiter Gina Plocki at SecondDegreeBSN@duq.edu. Gina is accessible for virtual meetings.

And, if you haven't already done so, you're invited to connect with fellow accepted students in our Facebook Group.

Hear from Our Faculty and Students

Watch two presentations from members of the School of Nursing leadership team:

  • Second Degree Program Director Amber Kolesar, MSN, RN, CNE, CCRN-K, provides an overview of the Second Degree BSN program.
  • Associate Dean for Student Affairs Kate DeLuca, EdD, MBA, shares how our Student Affairs Office supports you from the time you deposit to the time you graduate.

Listen to this student panel discuss their experiences as Second Degree Nursing students as well as what life is like at Duquesne.

View Our Virtual Tours

Explore the beautiful Duquesne University campus through a virtual tour.

Check out our cutting-edge Learning and Simulation Center, where you will get to practice your clinical learnings and skills.

Learn about Financial Aid Opportunities

Second Degree Financial Aid 2020-21

Please contact the Office of Financial Aid at faoffice@duq.edu if you have questions.

Access Additional Resources

Pay Your Deposit

The deposit deadline is June 1, but you can make your deposit today if you'd like.

Watch Q&A Session

In case you were unable to attend the live Zoom session on April 1, 2020, you can watch the recording below. If you have any questions, please email SecondDegreeBSN@duq.edu.