• Tuition is reviewed and adjusted each year.
  • In addition to tuition, graduate students may also incur fees for administrative services, room and meals, if applicable.

Tuition Rates 2022-2023

Per Credit 25% Tuition Award Eligible Per Credit*
Healthcare Ethics $1,421  
Interpretive and Qualitative Research $1,421  
Media Arts $1,421  
Pastoral Ministry $1,421  
Women's and Gender Studies $1,421  
Communication and Rhetorical Studies   $1,421 $1,066
English $1,421 $1,066
Healthcare Ethics $1,421 $1,066
History $1,421 $1,066
Pastoral Ministry $1,421 $1,066
Philosophy $1,421 $1,066
Public History $1,421 $1,066
Religious Education $1,421  
Theology $1,421 $1,066
Computational Mathematics $1,421 $1,066
Computer Science $1,054  
Leadership (online) $1,115  
Media Arts and Technology $1,421 $1,066
Clinical Psychology $1,421  
English $1,421  
Philosophy $1,421  
Rhetoric $1,421  
Systematic Theology $1,421  
Healthcare Ethics $1,421  

*25% Tuition Award

Duquesne University is offering a 25% tuition award for select graduate degrees.

If you are interested, you must apply and be accepted to one of the eligible programs. Please visit the website of the eligible program for specific application information.

If you are accepted, enroll and meet the eligibility requirements for the Summer 2022, Fall 2022 or Spring 2023 semesters, the 25% award will be applied to your student account.

Questions? Please contact Todd Eicker, Director of Graduate Admissions at (412) 396-6219 or eickertFREEDUQUESNE or the Office of Financial Aid at (412) 396-6607.

Student Eligibility

This tuition award will be offered for a limited time and is restricted to NEW graduate students only. In order to qualify for this program, students must:

  1. Apply and be accepted to one of the eligible academic programs and
  2. Must enroll for at least six credits. Students who enroll for fewer than six credits in any given semester will not be eligible for this program. Summer semester enrollment is not required, however, discounts will apply if students decide to enroll for six or more credits.

Some exclusions may apply; students who already receive tuition remission or any other form of a University scholarship or tuition break are not eligible for this program.

Eligible Academic Programs

Graduate School of Liberal Arts

  • MA English
  • MA Health Care Ethics
  • MA Historical Studies
  • MA Pastoral Ministry
  • MA Philosophy
  • MA Public History
  • MA Theology
  • MS Computational Mathematics
  • MS Media Arts and Technology