Applicant information

The Wayne State University Nurse Anesthesia Program admits students annually to begin the anesthesia curriculum in the fall semester.

Application Cycle: February 1-June 1 for WSU Nurse Anesthesia class beginning the following September

Information meetings

Prior to applying to the WSU NA program, we suggest that you attend an information meeting. At the meeting, you'll learn about the Nurse Anesthesia program and have your questions addressed directly, as well as get an opportunity to speak to current students. 

Information meetings will be offered on the following Tuesdays at 4 p.m. for the current application cycle:

  • October 10, 2023
  • November 7, 2023
  • January 9, 2024
  • February 6, 2024
  • March 5, 2024

RSVP for an information meeting

Class of 2015


COA's List of Accredited Educational Programs:

Educational programs administered by the Department of Nurse Anesthesia are accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA; 10275 W. Higgins Rd., Suite 906; Rosemont, IL  60018-5603; 224-275-9130). Wayne State University Nurse Anesthesia program received the maximum accreditation status of 10 years in 2014.

Performance Data Class of 2022

  • Certification Examination overall pass rate: 100%
  • Certification Examination first-attempt pass rate: 95%
  • Attrition Rate: 0%
  • Employment within 6 months of graduation: 100%