Nurse Anesthesia Practice Program Mission
The curriculum is designed to award a Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice to graduate students who successfully complete graduation requirements. The curriculum is designed to focus on the full scope of nurse anesthesia practice including:
Course(s): Advanced Physiology/Pathophysiology, Advanced Pharmacology, Basic and Advanced Principles in Nurse Anesthesia, and Advanced Health Assessment (See Glossary “Advanced Health Assessment”)
The DNAP Program is a continuous course of study, 36-month “block” program. Students may progress toward the DNAP degree when they have:
Completed all scheduled DNAP-labeled program courses, thus far, with a grade of 3.00 (“B”) or better on a 4.00 grade point scale.
Completed all scheduled non-DNAP-labeled program courses, thus far, with an average grade of
3.00 (“B”) or better .
Completed all scheduled clinical practicum courses, thus far, with a grade of “Pass”.
For more information, please contact
Dr. Carlos J. Borrero Ríos, EdD, CRNA
Director del Programa Doctoral DNAP
Dr. Anthony Chipas, EdD, CRNA
Director Asociado del Programa Doctoral DNAP
Submit the FAFSA at www.fafsa.gov
Effective January 31, 2022, this nursing program is a candidate for initial accreditation by the Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing. This candidacy status expires on January 31, 2024. Accreditation Commission for Education in Nursing (ACEN) 3390 Peachtree Road NE, Suite 1400 Atlanta, GA 30326 (404) 975-5000 http://www.acenursing.com/candidates/candidacy.asp Note: Upon granting of initial accreditation by the ACEN Board of Commissioners, the effective date of initial accreditation is the date on which the nursing program was approved by the ACEN as a candidate program that concluded in the Board of Commissioners granting initial accreditation.