Nursing

Accreditation

The University of Cincinnati College of Nursing Nurse Anesthesia Program is fully accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA). Below is additional data that demonstrates the strength of our program:

  • 100% employment of graduates
  • Awarded 10-year (maximum) accreditation by the COA. The next review will take place in 2021.

The Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs is located at 222 South Prospect Ave., Park Ridge, Ill. 60068-400. Additional information is available at coacrna.org or by calling 847-655-1160.

Student Retention, Exam Pass Rates & Employment

Student Retention
Class No. Entered No. Graduated Attrition Rate
2018-2020 28 26 7%
2017-2019 23 22 0%
2016-2018 20 21 0%
2015-2017 21 21 0%
2014-2016 26 24 8%
National Certification Exam Pass Rate for First-Time Test Takers
  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
% Pass Rate 93 88 96 86 96 79 90 91 92 91 74

Note: Certification Pass Rate on Retake is 100%. Certification Examination Scores exceeded both COA mandatory and preferred pass rates.

Employment within Six Months of Graduation
  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016 2017 2018 2019
% Employment 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100 100