Nurse Anesthesia Information

 BSN-DNP NURSE ANESTHESIA CURRICULUM 

Nurse Anesthesia Program Achievement Rates

NBCRNA Certification Pass Rates

There were 13 students in the 2018 DNP cohort.  Murray State University NBCRNA certification pass rates for first-time test takers are as follows:

  • 2018: 62%
  • 2018 (second attempt): 100%
  • All students in the 2018 Cohort were successful on the first or second attempt.

Please note: it is extremely rare for a student at any CRNA school to not eventually pass the exam.  Most students who don’t pass on the first attempt will pass the second.  The statistic only measures how well the program prepares students to pass the test on the first attempt.

Retention Rates

The NA program's current student retention rates are as follows:

  • Graduating Class of 2018 - 72%
  • Class of 2018 - 94%
  • Class of 2019 - 89 %
  • Class of 2020 – 100%

Employment Rates
The employment rate for the August 2018 graduating class was 100%
The employment rate for the August 2017 graduating class was 83%

Murray State University/Baptist Health Madisonville Program of Anesthesia DNP program is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs.
Doctor of Nursing Practice Programs accredited by: Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs
Expiration Date: Fall 2021
Next site visit: Fall 2021

Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA)
222 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, Ill. 60068-4001
Main Number: 847-655-1160
Fax: 847-692-7137
Email: Accreditation@coa.us. com
Website: http://www.coacrna.org