Master of Science in Nursing / Forensic Nursing
Duquesne University

Program Details

The online MSN / Forensic Nursing degree program is designed to provide students with the medical skills required for effective nursing as well as the skills required to help law enforcement and legal professionals do their jobs effectively. The curriculum focuses on addressing violence and its consequences in our communities, creating opportunities for the unique contributions of nurses.


  • BSN from an accredited program
  • Current unencumbered RN license
  • Core minimum GPA of 3.0
  • One year full-time work experience, minimum, prior to registration in clinical or specialty courses
  • Interview

Special Accreditation

Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)

School Accreditation Statement

Duquesne University is accredited by the Middle States Commission on Higher Education (MSCHE) — an institutional accrediting agency recognized by the U.S. Secretary of Education and the Council for Higher Education Accreditation.

Restricted States

Alabama, Louisiana, New York, Tennessee, Washington, Arizona