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2016-2017 Catalog 
2016-2017 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Anesthesia Practice/Business Administration (Dual DrAP/MBA)

The DrAP/MBA is for Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists (CRNA) with an interest in Business/Healthcare Administration. The curriculum allows the CRNA to apply up to 21 specified credits toward both degrees. The degrees are independent; each is awarded when completed with specified credits accepted for the second degree after the first has been awarded. The MBA degree is awarded with a concentration in Health Care Management.

These dual program courses are offered in a variety of formats; online, on-campus, and NetPlus! (online with on-campus sessions every six weeks).

The CRNA applies for admission to both degree programs independently and the GRE requirement for MBA admission is waived.


 Forty-eight (48) to fifty-seven (57) credits as follows:

A. DrAP Core Courses (17 credits)

Professional Role/Leadership (3 credits)

Healthcare Improvement, Public and Social Policy (3 credits)

One from:

Technology and Informatics (2 credits)

One from:


1 Fulfills one foundation course requirement for the MBA program
2 Fulfills MBA concentration requirements
* Can be waived if previous equivalent or similar undergraduate or graduate coursework has been completed
**May fulfill requirements in both the DrAP and MBA program