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Ohio, known as the Buckeye Star State, is ranked #3 in total number of CRNA Schools in the United States. Several of the CRNA schools are located in the major cities of Cleveland and Cincinnati. In total, there are 7 CRNA Schools in Ohio as listed out:
- University of Akron CRNA, Akron (Master of Science in Nursing)
- University of Cincinnati CRNA, Cincinnati (Doctor of Nursing Practice)
- Cleveland Clinic CRNA program, Cleveland (Doctor of Nursing Practice)
- Case Western CRNA, Cleveland (Doctor of Nursing Practice)
- Lourdes University CRNA, Sylvania (Master of Science in Nursing)
- Otterbein CRNA, Westerville (Doctor of Nursing Practice)
- St Elizabeth Health Center, Youngstown (Doctor of Nursing Practice)
CRNA Schools in Ohio
As of November 2020, there are 122 CRNA schools in the United States and 2.4 CRNA schools in each State on average. To compare, there are 13 CRNA schools in Pennsylvania and 9 CRNA schools in Florida. In addition, North Carolina and Tennessee both have 6 CRNA schools. On the other hand, there are no CRNA programs at all in Montana, Idaho, Wyoming, Nevada, New Mexico, Vermont, New Hampshire, Alaska and Hawaii. More often than not, the States with more CRNA schools tend to have more CRNA jobs as well. This applies to CRNA jobs in Ohio as well – Ohio is #3 in the US in terms of most number of nurse anesthetist jobs.
CRNA Programs in Ohio Acceptance Rate
The average acceptance rate for CRNA programs in Ohio is 27%. This is very similar compared to the national CRNA average acceptance rate of 26%. In general, the easiest CRNA schools to get into by State are generally in the States with more CRNA schools. For example, the average acceptance rate for CRNA schools in Florida is 30% with 9 CRNA Schools. This compares with an acceptance rate of 13% for CRNA schools in Georgia and 24% in South Carolina. That is to say, both these States only have 2 CRNA schools. However, this is only a general rule of thumb and does not apply to all States all the time.
In Ohio, the University of Cincinnati CRNA and St Elizabeth Health Center are the CRNA Programs with the highest acceptance rates of 40%. On the other hand, Cleveland Clinic CRNA program is the hardest CRNA program in Ohio to get in with an acceptance rate of 14%.
Best CRNA Schools in Ohio
Please see the list below for the best CRNA schools in Ohio.
|Best CRNA School Ranking||All CRNA Schools||City||Degree Offered|
|42||Cleveland Clinic CRNA program||Cleveland||DNP|
|51||University of Akron CRNA||Akron||MSN|
|55||University of Cincinnati CRNA||Cincinnati||DNP|
|94||Lourdes University CRNA||Sylvania||MSN|
|101||Case Western CRNA||Cleveland||DNP|
|111||St Elizabeth Health Center||Youngstown||DNP|
Other Ohio CRNA Information
Map of CRNA Schools by State
The darker the blue color equivocates to more CRNA Schools in the State.
Tier 1 = 6 or more CRNA Schools
2nd Tier = 3 to 5 CRNA Schools
Tier 3 = 1 or 2 CRNA Schools
White means no CRNA schools in the State.
Data source: everythingCRNA
CRNA Salary in Ohio
Since you’re reading about CRNA Schools in Ohio, we thought you might be interested in learning about the CRNA Salary in Ohio if you’re going to work in the State. Be sure to also check out our CRNA Salary Guide and CRNA Starting Salary if you’re still a student or if you’re wondering how much a fresh CRNA can make right out of nurse anesthesia school. Different States have different demand and supply economics of nurse anesthetists, so my advice is to be sure to read up on different states to see which ones fit you best.
Nurse Anesthetist Programs in OH Conclusion
In conclusion, we hope you found the list of CRNA schools in Ohio helpful. Did you graduate from a CRNA program in Ohio? Are you applying to CRNA schools in Ohio? Please share your plans and feedback in the comments below with our community. Click on the image gallery below for more information on nurse anesthetist schools in OH.
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