University of Michigan - Flint
School of Health Professions and Studies
Doctor of Anesthesia Practice (DrAP)
DrAP - Doctor of Anesthesia Practice
The mission of the Doctor of Anesthesia Practice completion program is to prepare the CRNA for expanded and/or specialized leadership roles within the complex field of health care.
- This part-time program is taught in a primarily online format, offering convenience to CRNAs who are often employed full-time in various clinical settings.
- CRNA's are able to direct their educational course by selecting nine credit hours from areas such as business administration, education, healthcare systems, advanced pathophysiology/pathology or other approved fields of study
- Dual Doctor of Anesthesia Practice and Master of Business Administration (MBA) degree also available.
- The program will prepare you for various types of leadership roles within healthcare.
Prepare for and assume faculty positions within Nurse Anesthesia and other health-related programs.
- Enter higher-level management positions within healthcare systems or develop/manage independent businesses such as locum tenens agencies or anesthesia consulting/management businesses.
- Engage in a formalized program of "lifelong learning" in a specialized area of study aside from those previously mentioned above.
Higher Learning Commission (HLC) of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools (pending)
Facts & Figures
Financial Aid: No
International Financial Aid: No
# of Credits Required: 32
Classification: Master's College or University I
Locale: Midsize City
Size & Settings: 6,000-9,999