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Texas, known as the Lone Star State, is ranked #6 in total number of CRNA Schools in the United States. There are 5 CRNA Schools in Texas as listed out:
- TCU CRNA, Fort Worth (Doctor of Nursing Practice – Anesthesia)
- Texas Wesleyan University CRNA, Fort Worth (Doctor of Nursing Anesthesia Practice)
- Baylor College of Medicine CRNA, Houston (Doctor of Nursing Practice)
- UT Houston CRNA, Houston (Doctor of Nursing Practice)
- Army CRNA, Fort Sam Houston (Doctor of Nursing Practice)
CRNA Schools in Texas
As of October 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, 9 CRNA schools in Florida and 7 CRNA schools in Ohio. 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.
CRNA Programs in Texas Acceptance Rate
The average acceptance rate for CRNA programs in Texas is 34%. This is high 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, please note this is only a general rule of thumb and does not apply to all States all the time.
Best CRNA Schools in Texas
Please see the list below for the best CRNA schools in Texas.
|Best CRNA School Ranking||All CRNA Schools||City||Degree Offered|
|4||Baylor College of Medicine CRNA||Houston||DNP|
|5||Army CRNA||Fort Sam Houston||DNP|
|17||Texas Wesleyan University CRNA||Fort Worth||DNAP|
|33||TCU CRNA||Fort Worth||DNPA|
|48||UT Houston CRNA||Houston||DNP|
Other Texas 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 Texas
Since you’re reading about CRNA Schools in Texas, we thought you might be interested in learning about the CRNA Salary in Texas 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 TX Conclusion
To sum up, we hope you found the list of CRNA schools in Texas helpful. Did you graduate from a CRNA program in Texas? Are you looking at going to CRNA school in Texas? Please share your plans and feedback in the comments below with our community. Click on the image gallery below to learn more about nurse anesthetist schools in Texas.
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