Female Anesthesia Nurse in the Operating Room

Frequent Questions Regarding the DNAP Program

How many years does the DNAP program take to complete?

The program consists of 92 credits and will take three years (full-time) to complete.

What is the application deadline for the Fall 2022 term?

April 18, 2022

How many people will be admitted into the program?

The maximum class size for Fall Semester 2022 is 25 seats.

Once accepted, how do I secure my seat?

A non-refundable $1000 deposit is required to secure your seat.

Is this an online, in-person or hybrid program?

Courses will be delivered in a hybrid format utilizing online learning, face-to-face coursework, extensive laboratory practicums and direct patient experiences.

Is the DNAP program accredited?

The program is currently pending approval by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA).


Do you have more questions?

Please contact Scott Copley, Duquesne University School of Nursing's Undergraduate and Graduate Director of Admissions, via email at copley@duq.edu, or call his direct line at 412.396.4661.