We are glad you are considering the UPMC Hamot School of Anesthesia/Gannon University MSN program. The Nurse Anesthesia option is designed to provide you with an in-depth concentration in clinical anesthesia in a program where you'll average more than 1,000 anesthetic cases with no competition for clinical access. We are a hospital-based program with five clinical affiliations with established partners, providing you ample opportunities to refine independent practice. Based in beautiful downtown Erie, PA, our program tuition cost is extremely competitive, at just $51,120.
We ensure our graduates are prepared to provide the highest level of anesthesia services and perioperative care to their patients.
Become a nurse anesthetist and fill a vital role in the medical community. US News & World Report ranked CRNA jobs as the sixth best profession in the country in 2017.
Get hands-on experience in one of the few hospital owned programs in the country. Our students do not have to compete for cases with residents or other students. By the end of the program, you'll have thousands of hours in the OR.
June 15, 2020: Application deadline for course of study beginning January 2021
July 25, 2020: Admissions interviews
NOTE: The Nurse Anesthesia program of study begins only in January. The application deadline is June 15th of each calendar year. Incomplete applications will not be reviewed.