TMC School of Nurse Anesthesia reports that in the most recent school year (2014), 93% (14/15) of first-time freshman returned for the second year.

Certification examination pass rate for 2014 graduates taking the certification exam for the first time was 87% (13/15) graduates. The overall pass rate for all test takers in 2013 (first and second attempt) was 100% (15/15) graduates.

Employment rate for 2014 graduates within six months of graduation was 100% (15/15).

Attrition for the most recent graduating class of 2014 was 0% (15/15).


Truman Medical Center School of Nurse Anesthesia does not discriminate on the basis of race, color, religion, age, gender, national origin, marital status, physical or mental handicap or disability, sexual orientation or any factor protected by law.

Truman Medical Center School of Nurse Anesthesia will not permit publication or advertisement in any form that misrepresents the clinical, didactic or accreditation status of our school.

The information contained herein cannot be considered as an agreement or contract between individual students and Truman Medical Center School of Nurse Anesthesia or the University of Missouri – Kansas City. The program reserves the right to revise statements, policies, curriculum, fees and calendar at any time without notification.

Students have the right to:

  • Privacy, respect and confidentiality in all aspects
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    • Grading
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    • Clinical Performance
    • Probation/Suspension/Termination
  • Equal Opportunity
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    • Drug abuse in the workplace
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    • Job placement rates

Truman Medical Center School of Nurse Anesthesia is accredited by the
Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs/Schools.
222 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL 60068-4001
PH: 847.655.1160

Our program received the maximum ten-year accreditation in 2005. The next accreditation will be in 2015.

Since 1980, graduates of the Truman Medical Center School of Nurse Anesthesia, in affiliation with the University of Missouri – Kansas City, have received a Certificate in Nurse Anesthesia Practice and a Master of Arts in Biology. The final Master’s cohort will graduate in May 2015. In 2013, the COA approved the Doctor of Nursing Practice (DNP) degree in affiliation with the Univeristy of Missouri – Kansas City School of Nursing and Health Studies. Beginning in 2016, graduates will be awarded a DNP and a Certificate of Nurse Anesthesia Practice from the Truman Medical Center School of Nurse Anesthesia.

The Truman Medical Center School of Nurse Anesthesia is approved to operate by the Missouri Coordinating Board of Higher Education.

The University of Missouri-Kansas City is accredited by The Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.