Accreditation

The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education accredits Gannon University's Villa Maria School of Nursing.
The Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE)
One Dupont Circle, NW, Suite 530
Washington, D.C.  20036
202-887-6791

The UPMC Hamot School of Anesthesia/Gannon University Nurse Anesthesia Program is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA).  The program's next review by the COA is scheduled for May/October 2020.
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA)
222 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, Ill.  60068-4001
Main Number:  847-655-1160
Fax:  847-692-7137

PROGRAM STATISTICS
Class of   Attrition Rate  
            
Graduate
Mean
MSN GPA     
NBCRNA 1st Time
Test Taker(s)
Pass Rate                  
Program
Cumulative
Pass Rate     
Graduate
Employment Rate
201312% 3.9394%100%100%
20140% 3.7994%100%100%
20155% 3.8974%100%100%
2016
 
5%
 
 68%
 
95%
(pending)
100%
 

Doctoral Transition

 The Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA) requires that all students matriculating into a nurse anesthesia educational program on January 1, 2022 or thereafter be enrolled in a program approved by the COA to award a practice doctoral degree.  The program plans to submit its application to the COA for approval to award the Doctor of Nursing Practice - Anesthesia degree in October 2020.  Pending approval by the COA, the program plans to enroll its first doctoral cohort of students in May 2022.  Further information regarding this transition may be obtained by contacting the program at:

UPMC Hamot School of Anesthesia
201 State Street
Erie, PA  16550
814-877-2938
machacekpj@upmc.edu