Center for Distance Learning
Duquesne University was founded in 1878. It is accredited by Middle States Association of Colleges and Schools. It first offered distance learning courses in 1996. In fall 2005, there were 2,085 students enrolled in distance learning courses. Institutionally administered financial aid is available to distance learners.
Services Distance learners have accessibility to academic advising, bookstore, campus computer network, career placement assistance, e-mail services, library services, tutoring.
Contact Ruth Newberry, Director, Educational Technology, Duquesne University, Rockwell Hall, 600 Forbes Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA 15282. Telephone: 412-396-1813. Fax: 412-396-5144. E-mail: [email protected]
DEGREES AND AWARDS
BS Degree Completion; Humane Leadership
BSN Nursing–RN to BSN/MSN
Graduate Certificate Nursing–Post-Master's; Organizational Leadership in Animal Advocacy
MA Leadership and Liberal Studies
MEM Environmental Science and Management
MS Community Leadership; Leadership and Business Ethics; Leadership and Information Technology–Masters of Leadership and Information Technology; Music Education–Masters in Music Education; Sports Leadership
EdD Instructional Technology
COURSE SUBJECT AREAS OFFERED OUTSIDE OF DEGREE PROGRAMS
Undergraduate —accounting and computer science; business administration, management and operations; business, management, and marketing related; communication and media; computer and information sciences; fine and studio art; philosophy; philosophy and religious studies related; theological and ministerial studies; theology and religious vocations related.
Graduate —accounting and computer science; business administration, management and operations; communication and media; community health services; community organization and advocacy; computer and information sciences and support services related; computer/information technology administration and management; computer software and media applications; curriculum and instruction; education; educational/instructional media design; management information systems; music; nursing; pastoral counseling and specialized ministries; philosophy and religious studies related; public administration; public policy analysis; technology education/industrial arts.
Non-credit —animal sciences; computer and information sciences; legal support services.