Acceptance Rate 77 %
SAT Average 1,195
Tuition & Fees $41,892
Student Population 8,830
Average Financial Aid Amount Received $22,575

Academic Overview

Duquesne University Campus, Pittsburgh, PA
Duquesne University is a private (not-for-profit), 4 or more years institute located in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. It is a Research University (high research activity) by Carnegie Classification and its highest degree is Doctor's degree - research/scholarship and professional practice. The 2021 tuition & fees are $41,892 for undergraduate students. The school offers both undergraduate and graduate programs and a total of 8,830 students are enrolled. The acceptance rate of undergraduate school is 77% and the graduation rate is 79% last year.
The salary after graduation from Duquesne University varies by major programs where the average earning after 10 years is $68,200. You can check the average salary by the major programs on the area of study page.

2021 Tuition & Fees

For undergraduate school, in the academic year 2020-2021, tuition and fees of Duquesne University are $41,892. For graduate schools, its 2021 tuition and fees are $24,048 on average.
Duquesne University 2021 Tuition & Fees
[Chart] 2020-2021 Tuition & Fees

Key Academic Statistics

The following chart illustrates the 2021 key academic statistics at Duquesne. The acceptance rate of Duquesne is 77% and the yield (enrollment rate) is 24%. The average graduation rate is 79% and no students have transferred out from the school. The average received amount of financial aid is $22,575 and 97% of undergraduate students received grants or scholarship aid. A total of 8,830 students is attending including both undergraduate and graduate students, and the student to faculty ratio is 13 to 1.
Acceptance Rate for Duquesne University is 77 %.
Acceptance Rate
Graduation Rate for Duquesne University is 79 %
Graduation Rate
Retention Rate for Duquesne University is 84 %
Retention Rate
Student Population for Duquesne University is 8,830
Student Population
Student to Faculty Ratio for Duquesne University is 13 to 1
Student to Faculty Ratio
13 to 1
The average received amount of financial aid is $22,575 at Duquesne University.
Financial Aid Amount

Offered Degrees

Duquesne offers 191 major programs through online and on-site education where 21 programs are available through distance learning. The following table lists the number of programs by offered degree with online class availabilities.
Offered Major Programs
Award LevelTotal Number of ProgramsAvailable Online Class
Bachelor's Degree775
Post Bachelor's Degree121
Master's Degree729
Post Master's Degree63
Doctor's degree - research/scholarship182
Doctor's degree - professional practice61

Special Learning Opportunities

Duquesne University offers online education (distance learning opportunities) for both undergraduate and graduate programs. The school provides ROTC, teacher certification and study abroad - opportunity which a student completes part of the college program studying in another country programs to its students. It also offers weekend/evening classes which is a program that allows students to take a complete course of study and attend classes only on weekends or only in evenings.
Special Learning Opportunities
Online ClassUndergraduate , Graduate
ROTCArmy, NAVY, Air Force
Weekend/Evening College
Teacher Certification
Study Abroad
Campus Housing
(Dormitory Capacity:3,779)
Board/Meal Plan
(Typical Annual Charge: $5,668)

Veterans Benefits

Duquesne University has programs, benefits and/or services to veterans, military service members, or their families.
Veterans Benefits
Yellow Ribbon Program
(officially known as Post-9/11 GI Bill, Yellow Ribbon Program)
Credit for military training
Dedicated point of contact for support services for veterans, military service members, and their families
Recognized student veteran organization
Member of Servicemembers Opportunity Colleges