Anesthesia, M.Sc. | Medical College of Wisconsin | Milwaukee, United States
28 months
50368 USD/year
50368 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Anesthesia program of Medical College of Wisconsin provides high quality education through challenging curriculum and comprehensive clinical teaching. We prepare safe and competent providers for the surgical patient.


Medical College of Wisconsin's Anesthesia program is the first in the state, and one of only 12 nationwide, to train anesthesiologist assistants, who will work under the direction of leading physician anesthesiologists after graduation. Our curriculum immerses students in all areas of anesthesia knowledge throughout the 28-month program, transforming you into an expert clinician. Based at MCW's Milwaukee campus, the MSA program at MCW teaches to the highest level of professionalism. As part of MCW's  Department of Anesthesiology, our students learn at top academic medical centers.


We’re looking for those individuals—the creative thinkers and innovation seekers—who are content with nothing short of changing the world. Discover the endless opportunities within the Medical College of Wisconsin, and be inspired by the work we can do together to improve health, and make a positive, daily impact in our communities.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Clinical Science
  • Anesthesia
  • Physics and Delivery Systems for Anesthesia
  • Patient Assessment: Approach to the Healthy Patient
  • Planning and Preparation: Approach to the Healthy Patient
  • Implementation and Management: General Anesthesia and Sedation

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 28 months

Start dates & application deadlines


60 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor’s Degree - In order to apply to the program, applicants must have a bachelor’s degree from a college or university located in the United States or Canada that is accredited by an organization recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA).
  • GPA - Applicants must earn a minimum cumulative GPA of 2.75 or meet the requirements of the Recent Academic Achievement Pathway.
  • Test Scores - Applicants must have taken the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT) or the Graduate Record Exam (GRE) within 5 years
  • Letters of Recommendation (3) from individuals who are familiar with your suitability for graduate study leading into a career in anesthesia clinical practice.
  • At least 8 hours of anesthesia shadowing is required.

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    50368 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50368 USD per year during 28 months.
  • National

    50368 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 50368 USD per year during 28 months.

Living costs for Milwaukee

1066 - 1767 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.

Our partners

Medical College of Wisconsin
Medical College of Wisconsin


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!