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Doctor’s Degrees in Nurse Anesthetist

567 Yearly Graduations
63% Women
18% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
A doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist is offered at 41 colleges in the United States. Among those who recently graduated from the schools offering this degree, the majority were women, and 18% were students from underrepresented racial-ethnic groups. Also, 0.2% of nurse anesthetist graduates were international students.

Education Levels of Nurse Anesthetist Majors

In 2018-2019, 567 earned their doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist. This earns it the #4 spot on the list of the most popular doctor's degree programs in the nation.

The following table shows the number of diplomas awarded in nurse anesthetist at each degree level.

Education Level Number of Grads
Master’s Degree 1,427
Doctor’s Degree 567
Graduate Certificate 37

Earnings of Nurse Anesthetist Majors With Doctor’s Degrees

At this time, we do not have the data to estimate the median earnings for this class of people.

Student Debt

We do not have the data to estimate the median debt for this class of people.

Student Diversity

More women than men pursue their doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist. About 63.5% of graduates with this degree are female.

Gender Number of Grads
Men 207
Women 360
Gender Diversity of Doctor's Degrees in Nurse Anesthetist

The racial-ethnic distribution of nurse anesthetist doctor’s degree students is as follows:

Race/Ethnicity Number of Grads
Asian 22
Black or African American 34
Hispanic or Latino 28
White 439
International Students 1
Other Races/Ethnicities 43
Racial-Ethnic Diversity of Nurse Anesthetist Doctor's Degree Students

There are 41 colleges that offer a doctor’s degree in nurse anesthetist. Learn more about the most popular 20 below:

61 Yearly Graduations
56% Women
18% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The most popular school in the United States for nurse anesthetist students seekinga doctor's degree is Missouri State University - Springfield. Roughly 23,400 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $6,540 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $5,202 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 61 people received their doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist from Missouri State. Of these students, 56% were women and 18% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#2

Texas Christian University

Fort Worth, Texas
50 Yearly Graduations
48% Women
10% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Texas Christian University comes in at #2 on our list of the most popular colleges offering doctor's degrees in nurse anesthetist. Each year, around 11,000 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $49,160 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $30,780 per year.

The nurse anesthetist program at Texas Christian University awarded 50 doctor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 10% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 48% were women.

#3

Virginia Commonwealth University

Richmond, Virginia
45 Yearly Graduations
73% Women
9% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Virginia Commonwealth University comes in at #3 on our list of the most popular colleges offering doctor's degrees in nurse anesthetist. Roughly 29,700 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $12,177 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $12,701 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 45 people received their doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist from VCU. Around 9% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 73% were women.

#4

Mayo Clinic School of Medicine

Rochester, Minnesota
27 Yearly Graduations
59% Women
7% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Mayo Clinic School of Medicine is the 4th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist. Roughly 1,100 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $11,219 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $18,476 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 27 people received their doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist from Mayo Clinic School of Medicine. Of these students, 59% were women and 7% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#5

Union University

Jackson, Tennessee
26 Yearly Graduations
58% Women
19% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Union University comes in at #5 on our list of the most popular colleges offering doctor's degrees in nurse anesthetist. Roughly 3,100 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $21,600 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $9,000 per year.

The nurse anesthetist program at Union University awarded 26 doctor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. About 58% of this group were women, and 19% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#6

University of North Florida

Jacksonville, Florida
25 Yearly Graduations
84% Women
20% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 6th most popular school in the country for nurse anesthetist majors who are seeking their doctor's degree is University of North Florida. Roughly 17,100 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $3,996 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $8,978 per year.

The nurse anesthetist program at University of North Florida awarded 25 doctor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 20% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 84% were women.

#7

Duke University

Durham, North Carolina
24 Yearly Graduations
88% Women
21% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Duke University is the 7th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist. Each year, around 16,600 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $55,880 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $55,680 per year.

The nurse anesthetist program at Duke University awarded 24 doctor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. About 88% of this group were women, and 21% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#7

University of Kansas

Lawrence, Kansas
24 Yearly Graduations
54% Women
8% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

University of Kansas comes in at #7 on our list of the most popular colleges offering doctor's degrees in nurse anesthetist. Each year, around 27,500 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $10,092 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $9,989 per year.

The nurse anesthetist program at University of Kansas awarded 24 doctor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. About 54% of this group were women, and 8% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

24 Yearly Graduations
46% Women
17% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University is the 7th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist. Roughly 1,200 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $13,019 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $17,847 per year.

The nurse anesthetist program at Franciscan Missionaries of Our Lady University awarded 24 doctor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 17% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 46% were women.

23 Yearly Graduations
65% Women
39% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 10th most popular school in the country for nurse anesthetist majors who are seeking their doctor's degree is The University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston. Roughly 5,300 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $7,728 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $7,729 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 23 people received their doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist from UTHealth. Around 39% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 65% were women.

21 Yearly Graduations
43% Women
38% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 11th most popular school in the country for nurse anesthetist majors who are seeking their doctor's degree is Rosalind Franklin University of Medicine and Science. Roughly 2,100 attend the school each year. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 21 doctor's degrees were handed out to nurse anesthetist majors at RFUMS. Around 38% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 43% were women.

21 Yearly Graduations
52% Women
5% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

University of Cincinnati - Main Campus is the 11th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist. Each year, around 39,200 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $9,476 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $12,790 per year.

The nurse anesthetist program at University of Cincinnati - Main Campus awarded 21 doctor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Of these students, 52% were women and 5% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#13

Baylor College of Medicine

Houston, Texas
20 Yearly Graduations
90% Women
40% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Baylor College of Medicine comes in at #13 on our list of the most popular colleges offering doctor's degrees in nurse anesthetist. Roughly 1,500 attend the school each year. For the 2018-2019 academic year, 20 doctor's degrees were handed out to nurse anesthetist majors at Baylor College of Medicine. About 90% of this group were women, and 40% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#14

Gonzaga University

Spokane, Washington
19 Yearly Graduations
58% Women
5% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 14th most popular school in the country for nurse anesthetist majors who are seeking their doctor's degree is Gonzaga University. Roughly 7,500 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $44,280 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $16,672 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 19 people received their doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist from Gonzaga. Of these students, 58% were women and 5% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#14

Texas Wesleyan University

Fort Worth, Texas
19 Yearly Graduations
74% Women
32% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Texas Wesleyan University is the 14th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist. Each year, around 2,200 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $27,644 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $14,173 per year.

The nurse anesthetist program at Texas Wesleyan University awarded 19 doctor's degrees during the 2018-2019 school year. Around 32% of these students were from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group, and 74% were women.

#16

Bryan College of Health Sciences

Lincoln, Nebraska
18 Yearly Graduations
67% Women
6% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 16th most popular school in the country for nurse anesthetist majors who are seeking their doctor's degree is Bryan College of Health Sciences. Each year, around 700 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $15,867 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $21,991 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 18 people received their doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist from Bryan College of Health Sciences. About 67% of this group were women, and 6% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#17

Quinnipiac University

Hamden, Connecticut
16 Yearly Graduations
81% Women
25% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

The 17th most popular school in the country for nurse anesthetist majors who are seeking their doctor's degree is Quinnipiac University. Each year, around 9,700 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $46,790 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $18,990 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 16 people received their doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist from Quinnipiac. About 81% of this group were women, and 25% were students from an underrepresented racial-ethnic group.

#18

University at Buffalo

Buffalo, New York
15 Yearly Graduations
33% Women
7% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

University at Buffalo comes in at #18 on our list of the most popular colleges offering doctor's degrees in nurse anesthetist. Each year, around 31,900 students seeking various degrees attend the university. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $7,070 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $11,310 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 15 doctor's degrees were handed out to nurse anesthetist majors at University at Buffalo. Of these students, 33% were women and 7% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#18

University of Pennsylvania

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
15 Yearly Graduations
53% Women
40% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

University of Pennsylvania comes in at #18 on our list of the most popular colleges offering doctor's degrees in nurse anesthetist. Roughly 26,600 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $51,156 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $36,254 per year.

During the 2018-2019 academic year, 15 people received their doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist from UPenn. Of these students, 53% were women and 40% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

#18

Fairfield University

Fairfield, Connecticut
15 Yearly Graduations
93% Women
33% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*

Fairfield University is the 18th most popular school in the nation for students seeking a doctor's degree in nurse anesthetist. Roughly 5,300 attend the school each year. The average in-state tuition for full-time undergraduates is $49,080 per year, while in-state graduate students, on average, pay $18,795 per year.

For the 2018-2019 academic year, 15 doctor's degrees were handed out to nurse anesthetist majors at Fairfield U. Of these students, 93% were women and 33% were members of underrepresented racial-ethnic groups.

Below are some popular majors that are similar to nurse anesthetist that offer doctor’s degrees.

Major Annual Degrees Awarded
Nursing Practice 4,735
Registered Nursing 1,045
Nursing Science 868
Family Practice Nursing 553
Nursing Administration 341

References

*The racial-ethnic minority student count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the percentage of racial-ethnic minorities.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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