This page was last updated in 2022.
Marian University has offered a DNP-NA program since 2017!
Marian University DNP
Nurse Anesthesia Program
Office of Graduate Admissions
3200 Cold Spring Road
Indianapolis, IN 46222-1997
Bradley Stelflug, DNAP, CRNA
CRNA Program Director
Phone: (317) 955-6720
CRNA Degree offered
Annually in May
Application opens on August 15 till October 31
Entire Cost of CRNA School for Marian University DNP Nurse Anesthesia Program.
Cost of Tuition: $107,445
*Fees and Total: $111,045
*Estimated fees and expenses
Marian University Tuition and Fees link
14 in the 2020 cohort
The DNP, Nurse Anesthesia Program will give you additional knowledge and clinical experiences starting during the second year.
CRNA Program Requirements
Bachelor’s of Science in Nursing (BSN) from an ACEN, CNEA, or CCNE accredited program.
Current, and valid RN license.
A minimum of one year of current full-time critical care experience. Level I/II trauma center intensive care experience preferred
Cumulative undergraduate grade point average of 3.0 or higher on a 4.0 scale.
Not listed on the website as required.
- CCRN required.
A graduate level statistics course is required prior to matriculation in the program. Marian University offers BMS 511 Biostatistics online during the fall, and spring semesters.
You must submit a Clinical Observation Form with your application.
- A 500-600 word essay discussing your career goals.
- Three letters of recommendation.
- Current resume or CV
Marian University DNP Nurse Anesthesia Program
CRNA School Performance
Accredited CRNA Programs are reviewed regularly.
Marian University DNP Nurse Anesthesia Program was initially reviewed 05/2016. It was given 5 years’ accreditation and will be reviewed again 5/2022.
Pass Rate for CRNA Boards at Marian University DNP Nurse Anesthesia Program
As this is a brand new program, there are no current statistics, but we will update this information as soon as it becomes available.
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 Taking Pass Rate: 75% (2020)
National average (2020): 85.2%
Attrition Rate: 5% (2020)
Employment Rate: 93% (2020)
An average nurse anesthetist salary in Marian University DNP Nurse Anesthesia Program, Indiana.
Indiana CRNA salaries are below the national average with an annual mean wage of $169,620.
An average annual nurse anesthetist salary in the US is $189,190 (according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics 2020 study)