Nurse Anesthesia


Tuition and fees are packaged for the entire program and are NOT subject to increase. Charges are incrementally paid throughout the student’s enrollment.

DNP-A Class of 2020

Spring 2018 $9,200.00
Summer 2018 $9,200.00
Fall 2018 $21,400.00
Spring 2019 $21,400.00
Summer 2019 $11,000.00
Fall 2019 $5,200.00
Spring 2020 $5,200.00
Summer 2020 $5,200.00
Fall 2020 $5,200.00
Total $93,000.00

The following approximate amounts are in addition to TCU’s tuition/fees:*

University health insurance $979/semester
Textbooks Reimbursement of required textbooks
Vehicle registration $75
Housing at Primary Clinical Site Student responsibility
Housing at required clinical rotations Student is reimbursed up to $1,000 per month
Custom molded earpiece $55
American Association of Nurse Anesthetists Associate membership fee $200
Initial certification fee $725
Professional liability insurance (included) $0
Distant Option Fee $240 per semester hour. This fee is charged only to off-campus students in the spring and summer semesters of the 2nd year.


Tuition and Fees for Pain Management Fellowship 2017-2018

Semester I (fall)

Semester II (spring)

Semester III (summer)


Credit Hours 8 credit hours 8 credit hours 6 credit hours 22 credit hours
Tuition $12,320 $12,320 $9,240 $33,880
Clinical fee $2,500 $2,500 $2,500 $7,500
Jack Neary II $2,595 $2,595*
Total Cost $17,415 $14,820 $11,740 $43,975

*Paid directly to the AANA

**Additional costs include travel, lodging and state licensure at assigned clinical sites.

Resources / Announcements

DNP-A application deadlines: July 1st for class beginning the next year. Completed early applications will be given preference for
interviews. Interviewees will be notified by August 1. Interview dates for 2018 are August 21, 23, 28 and 30. Candidates
will be notified of admission status by October 1st. Apply online today at

TCU School of Nurse Anesthesia in partnership with American Association of Nurse Anesthetists (AANA) to offer Post-Graduate Advanced Non-Surgical Pain Management Program.

Frequently Asked Application Questions

Recommended reading for applicants and others interested in nurse anesthesia

Program Statistics

Student Handbook / DNP-A Project Guides

The School of Nurse Anesthesia office is located in Suite 3101 on the third floor of the Annie Richardson Bass building.