Welcome Prospective CRNA Student

School of Nursing

The Program of Nurse Anesthesia awards a Master of Science in Nursing with a specialization in nurse anesthesia.  The curriculum prepares critical care nurses to provide culturally sensitive full scope of practice anesthetic care.  Admittance is granted to nurses with a baccalaureate degree in nursing and a minimum of one year of critical care.  The full-time, 66-unit program provides core and specialty courses in an integrated academic and clinical curriculum.

Applying For Admission:

  • November 1st - Application Deadline for Fall
  • January 1st  - Interview invitations sent out
  • February 1st – Interviews held (60 invited to interview)

Questions? Contact us:

Shawna Holbrook
Office of Admission
sholbrook@samuelmerritt.edu
800.607.6377
510.869.1598 (Oakland)