Hello to all on this wonderful site. I have been visiting this site for several years, but this is my first post. I belive as nurses we must stick together and continue to fight for our profession
I have applied to several CRNA programs. One is out of state, the rest in state (IL). I have been lucky enough to recieve interviews at all. I realize I am not accepted anywhere yet, but I have a dilemma. A couple of NA's at work told me that what I considered my first choice maybe should not be. I thought that if accepted, Rush University would be my first choice. I also applied to University of Pittsburgh, which I have been told is a good program and that Pennsylvania is a more nurse anesthetist friendly state than IL, and the number of sites offered there are more diverse than at Rush. Any practicing NA's or SRNA's input would be gladly appreciated.
Oct 15, '06
No help on the two programs but wanted to say congratulations on getting the interview.
Best of luck