Frank J Tornetta School of Anesthesia

Degree Type

MS in Nursing, Post-Master’s Certificate.

Program Length

27 months, full time

Credit Hours

54 credit hours

Starting Month


Application Deadline


Program Requirements

Bachelor of Science in Nursing is required.

Current R.N. licensure in Pennsylvania.

A minimum of one year of nursing experience in an acute care setting. Examples of acceptable critical care experience includes: ICU (Intensive Care Unit), CCU (Coronary Care Unit), Surgical ICU, Respiratory ICU, Medical ICU, or Cardiothoracic ICU.

GPA of 3.25 or higher is preferred. GRE is required if GPA is below 3.25.

Required Certifications: PALS, BLS and ACLS.


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