- Listing Type: Colleges & Universities
- Top Majors: Biological Sciences, Business and Entrepreneurship, Computer and Information Sciences, Education, Health Care, Liberal Arts, STEM
- Degrees Awarded: 4 Year
- Type: Private
- Testing Requirements: ACT, SAT, Test Optional
- Gender: Coed
- Country: United States
- Religious Affiliation: Catholic
- CEEB: 2196
- IPED: 212106
- Call: (412) 396-6222
Duquesne University provides a well-rounded education that challenges students academically while nourishing their spiritual and ethical development. A Duquesne education helps students develop job skills, learn to think critically and come to better understand themselves and the world around them
At Duquesne, our 80 majors in nine schools open up a world of possibilities. You'll learn with and from students of diverse cultural, socioeconomic and religious backgrounds from across the United States and more than 90 countries. You'll take classes on a 50-acre park-like campus centrally located in Pittsburgh, a culturally rich city consistently recognized as one of the most livable cities in the U.S.
A degree from Duquesne will pay dividends over a lifetime. Independent sources such as U.S. News and Kiplinger's agree that, at Duquesne, you'll get a great education at an incredible value. Ninety-nine percent of freshmen receive some form of financial assistance. We'll work with you to make your education affordable.
Over our more than 135 year history, we’ve developed a national reputation for academic excellence. Duquesne’s programs have won praise for innovation and continued high quality including accolades as a “first-tier university,” “top 100 undergraduate school,” and “Most Popular.”