Find the healthcare program that's right for you!

Employment of healthcare occupations is projected to grow 19 percent from 2014 to 2024, much faster than the average for all occupations, adding about 2.3 million new jobs (Bureau of Labor Statistics). Healthcare occupations will add more jobs than any other group of occupations. Duquesne offers a number of graduate programs in health related occupations.

Healthcare Ethics

All healthcare ethics programs include academic courses and clinical ethics rotations or internships. Programs include a 30 credit master of arts program, doctoral degrees and a joint JD/healthcare ethics master's.

Healthcare Management Systems

Understand trends and articulate solutions in the evolving healthcare market. This 36 credit interdisciplinary program encompasses health sciences, business management and information systems. Graduates are working as project managers, systems analysts, web developers, medical records supervisors, healthcare consultants, network analysts and more. Employers include hospitals, software vendors, consulting companies and managed care organizations.

Online PharmD

The Online PharmD gives post-baccalaureate students the flexibility of earning a PharmD online with minimal on-campus requirements and graduates enjoy an average starting salary of over $112,000.

Master of Science in Nursing (MSN)

This online program is designed to meet the current and future needs of nurses who are prepared to plan, initiate, effect, and evaluate change in the health care delivery system, insure quality patient/consumer care, and enhance the profession of nursing. Three areas of specialization are offered: Family (Individual Across the Lifespan) Nurse Practitioner, Forensic Nursing and Nursing Education and Faculty Role.

Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP)

The online DNP program degree enables graduates to transform the healthcare delivery system and design new systems to improve the context in which healthcare is offered. Nurses prepared at the DNP level will function from a strong evidence based foundation, effectively assessing health care policy, organizational effectiveness, and economic trends in health care to design new models for patient care services.