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AZ: Midwestern University Adds Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice Completion Degree

September 14, 2015

by Office of Communications

Midwestern University's College of Health Sciences is pleased to announce the addition of a doctorate-level completion degree program for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNAs).

The Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (D.N.A.P.) completion degree program is offered as a full-time (one-year) or part-time (two-year) curriculum designed for working CRNAs. The program features a diverse curriculum including coursework in leadership, healthcare policy, ethics, research, and process improvement along with advanced nurse anesthesia practice, and leverages the collaborative multidisciplinary environment at the University to encourage a team-oriented healthcare focus.

The Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (D.N.A.P.) completion degree program for CRNAs was approved by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs and the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) on August 20th.

Applications for the D.N.A.P. completion degree program are now being accepted for Fall 2016. Prospective students seeking additional information are encouraged to visit or contact Midwestern University's Office of Admissions at (623) 572-3215 or email

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630.515.7333 (IL) or 623.572.3353 (AZ)