College of Health Sciences

Glendale, AZ Campus


Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice

Admission to the Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (D.N.A.P.) completion degree program is considered on a competitive basis for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs) or Graduate Registered Nurse Anesthetists (GRNAs).  The Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (D.N.A.P.) at Midwestern University uses a rolling admissions process. Completed applications are reviewed and decisions to interview individual candidates are made at regular intervals during the admission cycle. Telephone interviews are conducted and the selection process of each candidate for admission is made until the class is filled. Applicants are notified of their selection status within two weeks after their interview date. Typically, a class is filled by mid-June but applications are accepted continuouslyApplications received are reviewed by the Office of Admissions for completeness and referred to the coordinator of the D.N.A.P. Program to determine applicant eligibility for an interview. Acceptance into the D.N.A.P. Program is determined by the Admissions Committee.  Admission decisions are made on a rolling basis until the maximum enrollment for the Program is reached.