Integrated Anesthesia Associates is a new name but still the same program!
Integrated Anesthesia Associates CRNA Program
99 East River Drive 5th Floor
East Hartford, CT 06108-3288
Terri Williams MS, DNAP, CRNA, APRN- Program Director
email: Hartfordnap@gmail.com or NAPH@iaapartners.com
Entire Program Cost of CRNA School at Integrated Anesthesia Associates
Tuition is calculated at the 2016-2017 rate. Tuition listed is for new students and covers the duration of the program.
Cost of Tuition: $55,677
*Fees and expenses: $24,160
Grand Total: $79,837
Out of state applicants need to check with CCSU for fees for out of state (varies by state).
*This includes application fees for both CCSU and NAPH, AANA membership, the cost of books, test fees, and clinical fee.
CRNA Program Summary
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This CRNA program (as well as all others that are accredited by the COA) prepares you to take the CCNA certification exam at the conclusion of the program, allowing you to become a CRNA.
The program is front loaded. During the didactic phase (12 months), the student is a full–time student at Central Connecticut State University. The clinical phase (24 months) is offered at the Hartford Hospital and Connecticut Children’s Medical Center. They anticipate that the average student will perform an average of 750 cases and 2560 clinical hours.
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CRNA Program Requirements
Required Bachelor Degree
Bachelor of Science in Nursing or another Bachelor Science degree that the Admissions Committee deems appropriate.
RN license to practice in the US at the time of application, a Connecticut RN license must be obtained in order to begin the clinical phase.
Minimum of one year of nursing experience by the application deadline, in a critical care setting such as medical or surgical ICU, or other areas deemed appropriate by the Admissions Committee.
Critical care is defined as regular hands-on care of patients with life-threatening pathophysiology, invasive lines, e.g. pulmonary artery catheters and arterial lines, ventilators; continuous ECG monitoring and interpretation, vaso-active infusions.
In general, Emergency Department is not considered critical care.
3.0 and above.
Minimum GRE scores:
GRE is required. Must be taken within the last 5 years.
- BLS (Basic Life Support)
- ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support)
- PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support – not required but highly recommended)
- Inorganic/General Chemistry (1 semester)
- Organic/Biochemistry (1 semester)
- Microbiology (1 semester)
- Human Anatomy & Physiology (2 semesters)
It should be noted that the above prerequisite classes must have a “B” or better. Prerequisites that are greater than 7 to 10 years old must be supplemented with a refresher course at either graduate or undergraduate level. Please call the program director with individual concern.
CRNA School Performance
CRNA School Rankings – Schools by Rank
Ranked #28 for the Master’s 2015 graduating class.
Accredited CRNA Programs are reviewed regularly.
Integrated Anesthesia Associates Nurse Anesthesia Program was reviewed in August 2013. It was given five years accreditation and will be reviewed again in October 2018. 5 years accreditation is standard for a new CRNA Program.
Class of 2016:
- First Time Test Takers: 92%
- Attrition Rate: 0%
- Employment rate: 100%
An average nurse anesthetist salary in Connecticut
Connecticut CRNA salaries tend to be slightly above the national average around $180k.
An average annual nurse anesthetist salary in the US is $173,129 (according to a 2016 study)
- Rural average: $174,214
- Metropolitan average: $164,148
- Suburban average: $156,630
- Average starting CRNA salaries range from: $110,000-$130,000.
All information given on this site about the Integrated Anesthesia Associates was taken directly from their website.
*This page was updated November 19th, 2017*
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