DNP Nurse Anesthesia

DNP Nurse Anesthesia

Unique Skills. Effective Care. All at the Doctoral Level. 

The Caylor School of Nursing (CSON) Nurse Anesthesia concentration has transitioned the current Masters of Nurse Anesthesia concentration curriculum to incorporate a BSN to DNP Nurse Anesthesia option. The transition is in response to the mandate from the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA) requiring all nurse anesthesia programs to offer a doctoral degree for entry into practice by January 1, 2022. The program meets the mandated minimum 36 months length and consists of 109 credit hours.

The Master of Science in Nursing - Nurse Anesthesia program is transitioning to a DNP- reference the MSN page here.

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DNP Nurse Anesthesia

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Admission Requirements

DNP Handbook 2022 - 2023

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Dr. Crystal Hunnicutt


Graduates of the NA concentration will have met the eligibility criteria for the National Board for Certification and Recertification of Nurse Anesthetists (NBCRNA) national certification examination.