Nursing at Duke University

Discover the diverse career opportunities and what a day in the life of a nurse looks like.

Program Highlights

Discover the fundamental concepts of caring, such as anatomy, communication, physiology, and public health promotion
Develop an understanding of research and the application of evidence
Focus on critical thinking and learn to translate theory into practice
Expand your decision-making and leadership skills
Gain hands-on experience through nursing simulations
Tuition:

Residential Tuition:
$5,398*

Commuter Tuition:
$3,198*


*+ $250 Nursing Tuition Supplement

Dates:

Session 2:
July 14, 2024 July 26, 2024

Location:

Duke University
Durham, North Carolina

Course Overview

Nursing is the largest, the most diverse, and one of the most respected of all healthcare professions. Nursing employment is expected to increase by 9% by 2030, post-pandemic, progressively more students have been considering this career path. Nurses are responsible for providing primary health care and specialty services to individuals, families, and communities. Discover the diverse career opportunities and what a day in the life of a nurse looks like. During the program, students will learn the fundamental concepts of caring and gain an interesting perspective on how patient care is provided.

Meet your instructor

Ashley Wimmer, BSN-RN

Nursing

Ashley Wimmer, BSN-RN is a registered emergency nurse at Piedmont Atlanta. She is a Colorado University at Boulder (B.S. in Neuroscience) and Denver College of Nursing (B.S. in Nursing) alum.

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