Enhancing your education in the professional practice of nurse anesthesia

Fall 2022 Program Tours
In-person tours for the School of Nurse Anesthesia will be offered on the following dates during the Fall 2022 semester:
September 22, 2022
October 13, 2022 — This tour session is now full.
November 17, 2022 — This tour session is now full.

All tours will begin at 2 pm Central.
Please email Kimberly Bowen, k.k.bowen@tcu.edu, to register and request more information. Tour spots are limited and available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Please visit our website in January for Spring 2023 online information session and tour dates.

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The Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice program is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs, a specialized accrediting body recognized by the Council on Higher Education Accreditation and the United States Department of Education (COA, 10275 W. Higgins Rd., Suite 906 Rosemont, IL 60018-5603) http://coacrna.org.

The School of Nurse Anesthesia is also accredited by the Commission on Collegiate Nursing Education (CCNE),
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