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  1. University of Pittsburgh CRNA Spring 2023

    Sorta surprised that there is no post for this current application for Pitt, especially since the application deadline is a month away. Decided to make this thread for people looking to discuss the application process. Anyone applying to Pitt? I ...
  2. MSU (Michigan State University) CRNA 2023

    Hey I didn’t see a thread for this so I figured I’d make one. Has anyone else applied to Michigan State’s 2023 CRNA cohort? Hoping we will hear back about interviews soon!
  3. VCU CRNA 2023

    Hi Everyone. I wanted to create a thread for the vcu CRNA 2023. Has anyone submitted their application yet ?
  4. CRNA School Starts 2 Years After Application Approved

    Hello! I wanted to ask if my understanding was correct. I’ve been looking at CRNA doctoral schools to apply to and their websites say that the cohort doesn’t start until 2 years later after the application. For example, Villanova states “Completed ap...
  5. CRNA Programs/Requirements

    Hi there, I have been doing extensive research about advanced practice programs and noticed a lot of content is either not free (which makes sense, I understand that) or from the early 2000's and a little irrelevant. I am wondering if anyone has any ...
  6. Getting Back On Track To CRNA

    Hi everyone, I’ve been a RN for < 3 years. Anesthesia has been my dream since high school but it hasn’t been a linear path. I started as a new grad in postpartum (only job offer at the time) where I worked for 1.5 years before making the move to o...
  7. I know on one hand , I could save the most money per diem for CRNA school vs I’m missing out the time to gain ICU experience . Appreciate any input ? Hello ?? everyone !! Here’s my stats.. RN 9+ years ms/tele/pcu. Debating to continue per diem vs. I...
  8. CRNA question for VCU

    I intend to apply to the CRNA program for the 2023 academic year. My key concerns are 1. my GPA is on the lower end of the acceptable range, and 2. my current ICU experience will be a couple years removed from application date.Please see my current q...
  9. Debating Withdrawing From CRNA school

    I know this is a very personal decision but I have no one (other than a therapist I might get) to talk to about this. My classmates don't want to hear it and I know my professors don't. I'm in my first semester of CRNA school (it hasn't even been 2 m...
  10. Asherah

    VCU CRNA DNAP 2021

    It's insanely early to think about this, but here's a thread for anyone applying for the VCU DNAP cohort set to begin January 2021, the application window is open! Are you studying for your GRE yet? ?
  11. Columbia CRNA 2021

    Hello, Has anyone applied to Columbia's MS in Nurse Anesthesia program (2021) ?
  12. Your job title probably means a lot to you.It might even be as important to you as your birth-given name. You went to school so that you could write specific letters behind your name, such as LPN, RN, or FNP. However, if you decided that it was easie...
  13. Was CRNA worth it all?

    CRNAs: those of you who made it through the grueling process of becoming a CRNA, do you feel it was worth it? I’m asking in terms of quality of life, finance, respect. I am currently 25 y/o working in an MICU at level 1 trauma center downtown Chicago...
  14. Advancing your career as an RN is encouraged to develop you as a nurse and as a person. Continuing education helps with that, but some nurses like to go a step further and become a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist. In 1956, CRNA credential was ...
  15. Thoughts on CRNA school rankings: UPenn vs VCU

    Wondering thoughts on UPenn's Program vs VCU's? I know VCU is ranked #1 but how do you think it compares overall to UPenn? Recently accepted to both and trying to make a difficult decision!
  16. CRNA Scope

    Hello, I am a nursing student that is one year away from graduating with my RN license. I'm interested in CRNA and NP. If I become a CRNA, how would it be possible to attain the authority to diagnose and prescribe medication in a primary care setting...
  17. CRNA Doctorate vs. Master degree

    Hi guys, I am pursuing a career to become a nurse anesthetist. I just wanted to get your opinions and thoughts about doctorate vs. master's degree in nurse anesthesia. Many nurse anesthesia schools are transitioning to doctorate program from master's...
  18. Dear Nurse Beth, I have the unforeseeable dilemma of which job do I pursue? I have a travel nursing recruiter that I had contacted a couple months ago about possibly taking a travel assignment over the Summer, who now has a high paying assignment in ...
  19. Stefyxox

    Psych NP education vs CRNA

    Hello ! So I will be finishing nursing school soon and would either like to go on and work in psych then apply to a PMH NP Program or go the ICU route and then go CRNA. I’m passionate about both professions but was curious about the education. ...
  20. The number of people over the age of 65 in America is projected to reach 98 million by 2060. This is more than double of this population today. An aging population taxes healthcare resources. It’s no secret that nurses are in demand, but you might be...
  21. I am currently in an ABSN program which I regret going to, as the program has been absolutely hell. Currently no one in my cohort is passing due to the lack of support and learning materials through my school. The drop out rate is around 75 and very ...
  22. Bluebolt

    CRNAs: We are the Answer

    Before we begin a discussion on the topic you should probably follow this link to the AANA's original statement. Firstly, I have to disclose that I am in my third year of nurse anesthesia training preparing for graduation, so I am not a board cer...
  23. The Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA) is an Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) who provides anesthesia to a wide variety of patients; from neonates to the geriatric population. Work Environment Most of the workday, CRNAs a...
  24. JanineKelbach

    CRNA Week: Understanding the CRNA Role

    Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) Week starts Jan 21-27, 2018 and focuses on celebrating the nation's 52,000+ Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists and student registered nurse anesthetists! According to the National CRNA Website, thes...
  25. These posts were extremely helpful when I was in the process of applying to school and wondering what to expect. I'd be happy to return the favor and answer any questions one might have.