The Georgetown University School of Nursing now offers a DNAP program!
Georgetown University School of Nursing
Nurse Anesthetist Program
3700 Reservoir Road, NW
Washington, DC 20057
Ladan Eshkevari, PhD, CRNA, LAc, Program Director
Donna M Jasinski, CRNA, PhD, Assistant Program Director
ph: (202) 687-3912
fax: (202) 687-2323
Kelly Ayres, Assistant Director of Admissions and Outreach
tel: (202) 687-3203
CRNA Degree offered
Master of Science Degree – no longer accepting students for the Master’s Degree.
Entire Program Cost of CRNA School at Georgetown University School of Nursing.
Tuition is calculated at the 2016-2017 rate. Tuition at most schools increases each academic year. Over the duration of the program, expect to pay a tuition that is 5% to 15% higher than what is shown here.
Cost of Tuition: $95,585
*Fees and expenses: $10,950
Grand Total: $106,535
*This includes the cost of books and application fee. The cost of tuition includes all mandatory fees
Number of Applicants
Around 120 students typically apply each Fall and the admit rate is around 25% of applicants.
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CRNA Program Requirements
Required Bachelor Degree
BSN or CNL from an NLNAC or CCNE accredited
US RN license
Minimum two year experience in critical care (Surgical Intensive Care is preferred).
Cumulative 3.0, based on all college and masters programs attended, strong science GPA
Minimum GRE scores:
GRE is required if GPA is lower than 3.5.
(Test of English as a Foreign Language) for students whose degree program was administered in a language other than English. A minimum score of 100 (iBT test) is required.
- Chemistry: 3 or more credits, completed with a B or better, within the last five years.
- Biochemistry: Highly recommended
- Statistics: 3 or more credits, completed with a B or better
CRNA School Performance
CRNA School Rankings – U.S. News & World Report (2011)
3.2 on a 4.0 scale. Ranked 17 out of 107 CRNA programs.
*Please note: CRNA rankings are bias and subjective. Read disclaimer about how CRNA rankings are created.*
Accredited CRNA Programs are reviewed regularly.
Georgetown University School of Nursing Nurse Anesthetist MSN Program was last reviewed 05/2014. It was given 10 years accreditation and will be reviewed again in 05/2024. This shows that the program is in full compliance with the COA’s accreditation standards. The DNP program is still pending accreditation.
Pass Rate for CRNA Boards at Georgetown University School of Nursing
Please note: It is extremely rare for a student at any CRNA school to not eventually pass the exam. Most students who don’t pass the first time pass the second. Very rarely does a person ever take it a third time. This statistic only measures how well the program prepares students to pass the test the first time around.
- First-time test takers: 97% (2015 – MSN Program)
- National average (2008): 89.9%
8% (2015 – MSN Program)
100% (2015 – MSN Program)
An average nurse anesthetist salary in Washington
Washington CRNA salaries tend to be in-line with the national average and fluctuate around the $150k-170k range.
An average annual nurse anesthetist salary in the US is $163,467 (according to a 2008 study)
- Rural average: $174,214
- Metropolitan average: $164,148
- Suburban average: $156,630
- Average starting CRNA salaries range from: $110,000-$130,000.
Frequently Asked Questions
How many hours should I expect to be engaged in the program each week?
During the clinical portion of the program, students are doing clinical 50-60 hours per week plus call.
Can I work as an RN while I’m in the program?
Working is strongly discouraged due to the academic rigor and time constraints of the Nurse Anesthesia program.
Do they require a research paper?
Students must successfully complete a Thesis or successfully complete a Scholarly Project.
All information given on this site about Georgetown University School of Nursing’s Nurse Anesthetist Program was taken directly from their website.
*This page was updated June 26th, 2017.*
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