Duquesne University Graduate Program Reviews

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of students recommend
(3.96 out of 5.0)
School rating based on 57 respondents

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School Information

  • Website: Visit College Website
  • School Accreditation: MSCHE and NASM
  • Programmatic Accreditation: AACSB, + 9 more
  • Campus Setting: City: Large
  • Student Population: 9,404 (5,961 undergrad)
  • Student to Faculty Ratio: 13 to 1
  • Graduate Attendance Status: 17% part-time, 83% full-time
  • Annual Tuition: $21,402
Source: NCES

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3.42 out of 5.0
Degree: School Psychology
Graduation Year: 2017

So far, this program has already taught me a lot, but I feel that the faculty are sometimes more concerned with research that they're conducting rather than providing quite enough resources for students. Finding time between classes, research, and practicum to meet with professors on their schedules can be difficult at times. However, the university is a smaller, community-type campus, and they do offer many opportunities to get involved, and there are several professors within my program to get assistance if needed, so I hope to be more proactive in the coming year.
4.42 out of 5.0
Degree: Pharmacy
Graduation Year: 2016

The smaller class sizes and friendliness of the professors is what made me really want to go to this school. All other pharmacy school viewed me as just a number and another student. I loved how passionate and people orientated the program is.
3.83 out of 5.0
Degree: Liberal Studies
Graduation Year: 2013

This is a great school and a very useful program. Building upon your standard technical degree, this program allows students to learn more about the process of leading within their organizations. The work load is rather extensive at times, however, you are getting a quality degree from a well known university.
4.5 out of 5.0
Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2013

This is a progrsm where the faculty truly cares for its students and makes themselves available. The academic rigor is high as well. This program foes a good job of preparing you for your future career.
3.33 out of 5.0
Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2015

Very heavy workload, but the professors are clearly knowledgeable.
4.17 out of 5.0
Degree: Business Administration
Graduation Year: 2013

Very expensive, but highly recommended graduate programs!
3.83 out of 5.0
Degree: Counseling
Graduation Year: 2015

Some courses in the program are incredibly challenging and rewarding while others make you question whether or not you are learning anything.
4.67 out of 5.0
Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2013

I feel very comfident with my professors and their ability to teach me the knowledge that I need to be a successful administror. They program is outstanding with a lot of professors being former administrators. Nothing like having it given to you with real life examples from great teachers. I am excited to get out in the workforce and obtain a job as an administrator. The cons is that Duquesne is very expensive and I don't look forward to paying the tuition costs back.
1.75 out of 5.0
Degree: Fine Arts
Graduation Year: 2013

I feel that the program would be more beneficial if there were more performance opportunities for a graduate student in vocal performance.
4.33 out of 5.0
Degree: Education
Graduation Year: 2014

I feel that this is a really great school with very capable, intelligent teachers who try to help you out with all of your endeavors.
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