view of downtown Pittsburgh from campus

The Duquesne Difference

As you consider your graduate education, there are many reasons why Duquesne is a top choice for students and employers.

A Curriculum Based on Rigor and Relevance

You will be taught by nationally recognized faculty who bring scholarly and field expertise into the classroom. And they will know you by name! You will earn a degree that is consistently rated among the top national institutions by U.S. News and World Report and the Princeton Review. Publications such as U.S. News and Washington Monthly indicate your degree will provide a strong return on investment throughout your career.

The Right Size

Join our community of just over 3,500 graduate students who come from many states and countries around the world. This close-knit yet diverse community fosters inclusion and diversity of thought, as well as countless opportunities for collaborative learning.

An Exceptional Alumni Network

Our alumni network is more than 90,000 strong - high-achieving professionals in every type of organization and every region of the country. Our network provides guidance, support and connections to help you begin and enhance your career.

Prime Location

You will enjoy all the amenities of our picturesque campus in the heart of one of America's most livable cities. Pittsburgh provides countless opportunities for real-world experience through fieldwork, research projects and internships at the region's major corporations, health care systems, schools and other organizations. You will also be just steps away from Pittsburgh's cultural district, sports stadiums, shopping, dining and outdoor recreational pursuits!

You've already got the potential. Our graduate programs will help you realize it!