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How long does it take to become a Nurse Anesthetist?

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September 30, 2015 4:58PM

How Long Does it Takes to Become a CRNA?- To become a CRNA, one must have a four year degree in Nursing and graduate from an accredited school of anesthesia which takes 24 to 28 months, totaling in 6 years and 4 months of schooling.

You need a Bachelor's in Nursing and after working in an ER or ICU setting for 1-3 years you can apply to Graduate school to apply for their Anesthesia program which typically takes 2-3 years to finish. After graduating you take a license exam and become certified.