Accreditation

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 currently in its final stages.
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

Graduating Class Attrition Rate NCE 1st Time Pass Rate Cumulative NCE Pass Rate National 1st time pass rate Employment Rate
2018 0 85% 100% 84% 100%
2019 11% (2/19) 88% 94%  84% 94%
2020 0 94% 100% 85% 100%
2021 0 94% 100%   100%

 

Luminary Inside 4
Luminary Inside 5

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 submitted its application to the COA for approval to award the Doctor of Nursing Practice - Anesthesia degree in March 2021.

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
schoolofanesthesia@upmc.edu

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