Student Population
National Rank
Duquesne University overview
Location Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Online duq.edu
School Type Private 4 Year
Religious Affiliation Roman Catholic
Duquesne University overview
Size Mid-size
Status Non-profit
On Campus Housing Yes
Religious Affiliation Undergrad/Graduate

Located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, Duquesne University is a mid-size four year private college offering both undergrad and graduate programs.   The school has a religious affiliation with the Roman Catholic faith. In the most recent statistical year 7,336 prospective students applied, and 5,260 were granted admission.  Of those admitted 1,562 enrolled in the school.  8,708 students are enrolled on a full time basis, and 482 attend part time. In-state tuition for 2017/2018, excluding room and board, is $36,394 plus fees of $0. Duquesne University is ranked 246 nationally in the CollegeSimply.com 2019 U.S. Colleges Ranking.

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Admission Standards
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SAT 1190/1330
ACT 24/29
GPA 3.7
Applications Accepted
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Applications Due Jul 1, 2020
Applicant Competition Low

Annual Cost to Attend

Costs for Duquesne University
Fee Cost
Books and Supplies$1,400
Other Fees$0
Room and Board $12,114
Budget for Other Expenses$2,200
Total One Year Cost$52,108


Average Salary After 10 Years
$65,100 per year
Bachelor's Degree Graduation Rate
73% within 6 years

Popular Areas of Study

Popular subjects studied by Duquesne University students
Subject Percent of Class
Business 31%
Health Professions 18%
Communication 8%
Education 8%
Social Sciences 6%

Primary data source, U.S. Department of Education https://nces.ed.gov/collegenavigator/?id=212106 IPEDS survey data for Duquesne University.