Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs - (COA)

Accreditation of institutions and programs of nurse anesthesia at the post-master’s certificate, master’s, or doctoral degree levels in the United States, and its territories, including programs offering distance education. (2014)

Please refer to the USDE website for their Recognized Scope of Accreditation here (https://www2.ed.gov/admins/finaid/accred/index.html?src=more)

Recognized by

  • Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA)
  • U.S. Department of Education (USDE)
Francis R. Gerbasi
Executive Director

222 South Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL 60068-4010
United States

42.00774, -87.83314

The institutions (programs) listed here have been accredited as of February 2018, as reported by the accrediting organization. As information about institutions (programs) that have obtained or lost their accreditation subsequent to this date has become available and verified, these institutions (programs) have been added or deleted.

CHEA Profile Accredited Program City State / Territory / Province
AdventHealth University Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice, Entry Level Orlando FL
AdventHealth University Master of Science in Nurse Anesthesia, Entry Level Orlando FL
Albany Medical College Master of Science, Entry Level Albany NY
Allegheny School of Anesthesia Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice, Completion * Pittsburgh PA
Allegheny School of Anesthesia Master of Science in Health Sciences, Entry Level * Pittsburgh PA
Antillean Adventist University Master of Science in Nursing, Entry Level Mayaguez PR
Arkansas State University Master of Science in Nursing in Nurse Anesthesia State University AR
Augusta University Post-Master's Certificate Augusta GA
Augusta University Doctor of Nursing Practice, Entry Level Augusta GA
Augusta University Master of Science in Nursing, Entry Level Augusta GA
Augusta University Post-Master's Certificate Augusta GA
Baptist Health Murray State University Doctor of Nursing Practice, Entry Level Madisonville KY
Barry University Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) with Specialization in Anesthesiology, Entry Level Hollywood FL
Barry University Doctor of Nursing Practice, Completion Hollywood FL
Barry University Master of Science, Entry Level Hollywood FL
Baylor College of Medicine Doctor of Nursing Practice, Entry Level Houston TX
Baylor College of Medicine Doctor of Nursing Practice, Completion Houston TX
Bloomsburg University of Pennsylvania Master of Science in Nursing, Entry Level Danville PA
Boston College Post-Master's Certificate Chestnut Hill MA
Boston College Master of Science in Nursing, Entry Level Chestnut Hill MA
Bryan College of Health Sciences Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice, Entry Level Lincoln NE
California State University Fullerton Master of Science in Nurse Anesthesiology, Entry Level Pasadena CA
California State University Fullerton Doctor of Nursing Practice Pasadena CA
Case Western Reserve University Post-Master's Certificate Cleveland OH
Case Western Reserve University Master of Science in Nursing, Entry Level Cleveland OH
Case Western Reserve University Master of Science in Nursing, Entry Level Cleveland OH
Case Western Reserve University Master of Science in Nursing, Completion Cleveland OH
Case Western Reserve University Doctor of Nursing Practice, Entry Level Cleveland OH
Case Western Reserve University Doctor of Nursing Practice, Entry Level Cleveland OH
Cedar Crest College Doctor of Nursing Practice, Entry Level Allentown PA
Charleston Area Medical Center Doctor of Management Practice in Nurse Anesthesia, Entry Level * Charleston WV
Charleston Area Medical Center Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice, Entry Level * Charleston WV
Clarkson College Master of Science in Nursing, Entry Level Omaha NE
Clarkson College Doctor of Nursing Practice in Nurse Anesthesia, Entry Level Omaha NE
Columbia University Post-Master's Certificate New York NY

* Indicates a free-standing, single purpose program.

**Indicates Candidate only.

***Indicates Applicant only.