Nurse Anesthesia

The Nurse Anesthesia Program is designed to prepare graduates to provide quality anesthesia services before, during, and after surgical and obstetrical procedures.

Program Features

  • Offers clinical placements arranged by faculty
  • Has a full-time option only with seven semesters
  • Is 45 credit hours
  • Includes front-loaded didactic with 40 credits in year one and clinical focus in year two
  • Prepares graduates to take the certification examination
  • Is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs; the next review is May 2024.
  • Application deadlines: September 1, 2013 and January 15, 2014 for Fall 2014

Accreditation Information

  • Georgetown's Nurse Anesthesia Program is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA). The next review is May 2024.
  • COA 222 S. Prospect Ave., Park Ridge, IL 60068-4001 Ph: (847) 692-7050 Fax: (847) 692-7137
  • The program’s 2013 pass rate was 97%, which exceeded the threshold. Programs’ pass rates are calculated using results of first-time exam takers.
  • The 2013 employment record for new grads is 100% within 3 months of graduation.
  • The 2013 attrition rate was 13%.

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