Lourdes University Nurse Anesthesia School
MSN Nurse Anesthesia Program
6832 Convent Boulevard
Sylvania, OH 43560
Dawn AuBuchon, M.S., C.R.N.A.
Nurse Anesthesia Program Administrator
Office: SCH 237
CRNA Degree offered
Master’s of Science in Nursing (NAP)
28 months, full time
September 1. Interviews are held late October/early November.
Entire Program Cost of CRNA School at Lourdes College.
Tuition for each entering cohort is fixed for the duration of the program.
Cost of Tuition: $67,900
Fees and expenses: $2,025
Grand Total: $69,925
Tuition is clearly stated and is easy to find from the NAP program website.
Currently the maximum number of students per cohort is 12-16, with strategic plans to increase the number of students per cohort to 18 in the future.
Number of Applicants
When did this program begin?
Lourdes College is Franciscan (closely affiliated with the Roman Catholic Church). The school promotes learning, reverence and service.
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CRNA Program Requirements
Required Bachelor Degree
You must possess a bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited institution. It does not need to be a BSN. Other appropriate majors include Bachelor of Science in Physics, Chemistry or Biology.
Unencumbered RN license to practice nursing – Ohio licensure is required prior to starting the program.
A minimum of two years experience (within the last five years) in a critical care area is required prior to matriculation.
Minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 and a minimum math/science GPA of 3.0.
Minimum GRE scores:
Take the GRE with preference given to those who receive a combined quantitative and verbal score of 1000 and a score greater than 3.5 on the analytical writing section.
- BLS (Basic Life Support)
- ACLS (Advanced Cardiac Life Support)
- PALS (Pediatric Advanced Life Support)
Grade of 3.0 or better and completed within the last 10 years.
- Inorganic Chemistry
- Organic Chemistry
- Anatomy and Physiology
- Accepted candidates must complete a graduate level statistics prior to matriculation.
Shadow a CRNA
Complete a minimum shadowing experience of at least one day with an anesthesia provider prior to application (8-16 hours).
CRNA School Performance
CRNA School Rankings – U.S. News & World Report (2011)
Received no rank, as the program didn’t exist at the time of the survey.
*Please note: CRNA rankings are bias and subjective. Read disclaimer about how CRNA rankings are created.*
Accredited CRNA Programs are reviewed regularly.
Lourdes College Nurse Anesthetist Program was first reviewed 6/2016. It was given 10 years accreditation, which is standard for new programs. It will be reviewed again 6/2026.
First Time Test Taking Pass Rate
An average nurse anesthetist salary in Ohio
Ohio CRNA salaries range from $145k-170k and are about the same as the US average.
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.
All information given on this site about Lourdes College’s Nurse Anesthetist Program was taken directly from their website.
*This page was updated May 29th, 2016.*
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