The various centers and institutes at Duquesne University offer cross-discipline learning, instructional support, research programs, forums, and community services.

Business Education, Leadership and Economic Development

  • Center for Excellence in Entrepreneurship
  • Center for Excellence in Supply Chain Management
  • Center for Leadership in Professional Selling
  • Viragh Institute for Ethics in Business
  • Institute for Sustainable Business Innovation
  • Investment Strategy Institute
  • Small Business Development Center

Interdisciplinary Centers

  • Center for Emerging and Innovative Media
  • Institute for Ethics and Integrity in Journalism
  • Carl G. Grefenstette Center for Ethics in Science, Technology, and Law
  • Center for Catholic Faith and Culture
  • Center for Community-Engaged Teaching and Research
  • Center for Global Engagement
  • Center For Integrative Health
  • Center for Spiritan Studies
  • Center for Teaching Excellence
  • Global English Institute
  • Aging Research and Teaching Consortium
  • Chronic Pain Research Consortium
  • Michael P. Weber Learning Skills Center


  • Reading Clinic
  • UCEA Center for Educational Leadership and Social Justice


  • Alfred and Bridget Peláez Writing Center
  • Center for Legal Information
  • Paralegal Institute
  • Thomas R. Kline Center for Judicial Education
  • Tribone Center for Clinical Legal Education

Liberal Arts

  • Center for African Studies
  • Center for Global Health EthicsCenter for International Relations
  • Center for Interpretive and Qualitative Research
  • Center for Migration, Displacement, and Community Studies
  • Center for Women's and Gender Studies
  • Simon Silverman Phenomenology Center
  • University Writing Center


  • City Music Center of Duquesne University


  • Center for Research for Underserved and Vulnerable Populations


  • Center for Pharmaceutical Technology
  • Center for Pharmacy Care
  • Center for Pharmacy Practice


  • Center for Biotechnology
  • Center for Computational Sciences
  • Center for Environmental Research and Education
  • Center for Metals in Biological Systems (cMBS)
  • Center for Microwave and Analytical Chemistry
  • Cyril H. Wecht Institute of Forensic Science and Law