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Nursing Nurse Anesthesia

Samford University

28 months
862 USD/credit 30293 USD/year
862 USD/credit 30293 USD/year
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The Nursing Nurse Anesthesia program at Samford University offers a B.S.N. to M.S.N. option for the experienced CRNA wishing to obtain an M.S.N. degree. To apply, you must have at least two years of full-time or equivalent part-time experience within the last five years. 


What makes the Samford University Nursing Nurse Anesthesia program special?

  • Low student-to-teacher ratio in the classroom, which affords more individual attention
  • Caring and supportive clinical and didactic instructors
  • Excellent clinical opportunities in rural and metro locations; we give you opportunities to complete more cases, especially hard-to-get cases
  • Outstanding regional anesthesia opportunities
  • A rich tradition of high academic standards

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Ethical Leadership and Collaboration
  • Statistics for Advanced Practice Nursing
  • OB/Regional Anes
  • Theory, Research and Quality Improvement 
  • Population Health and Policy
  • Anes Pharm 
  • Adv Health Assess 
  • Physiology 
  • Principles 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 28 months

Start dates & application deadlines


82 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GRE admission requirements GRE®
153 (verbal)
144 (quantitative)
4 (analytical)

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Unencumbered licensure as a registered nurse
  • Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree from an ACEN or CCNE accredited program
  • Cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 on a 4.0 scale
  • An on-campus interview
  • At least one year of full-time critical care experience as an RN. Acceptable experiences include Cardiac Care Unit, Cardiovascular Recovery, Medical ICU, Neuro ICU, Neonatal ICU, Surgical ICU, Burn ICU, Trauma ICU and Pediatric ICU
  • Prerequisite undergraduate courses: general chemistry, research, both with a grade of B or better
  • Three letters of reference submitted through Slate.
  • Exceptions to any of the admission requirements may be considered on an individual basis

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    30293 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 862 USD per credit during 28 months.
  • National

    30293 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 862 USD per credit during 28 months.

Living costs for Homewood

850 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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