Nurse Anesthesia Accreditation Information

Anesthesia, surgery, MSN

Effective May 23, 2012, the directors of the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA) have granted continued accreditation to both nurse anesthesia programs based at the Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing. Their decision recognizes both programs for providing graduate level curriculums leading to the award of a Master of Science in Nursing (MSN) degree or a Post­Master's Certificate.

The Cleveland Clinic Foundation/Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing, Case Western Reserve University School of Nurse Anesthesia was granted continued accreditation for 10 years and will be scheduled for its next consideration of continued accreditation in Spring 2022. The Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing Program of Nurse Anesthesia, Case Western Reserve University was granted continued accreditation for 8 years and will be scheduled for its next consideration of continued accreditation in Spring 2020.

Accreditation Status for FPB

Accredited by the COA until 2020

Most Recent Graduating Class (2015)Five (5) Year Program Averages
15% attrition rate 11% attrition rate
82% grads passing the NCE on the first attempt 88% grads passing the NCE on the first attempt
100% graduate employment rate 97% graduate employment rate

Program of Nurse Anesthesia
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
Case Western Reserve University
10900 Euclid Avenue, Cleveland, OH 44106
216.368.5999
Sonya Moore, Director

Comments or questions may be directed to the COA at:

Council of Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Education Programs (COA)
222 South Prospect Avenue ­ Suite 304, Park Ridge, IL 60068­4010
847.692.7050; 847.692.7137 fax
For more information, please visit the COA's List of Recognized Programs.

Accreditation Status For FPB ­- CCF

Accredited by the COA until 2022

Most Recent Graduating ClassFive (5) Year Program Averages
0% attrition rate 3% attrition rate
73% grads passing the NCE on the first attempt 82% grads passing the NCE on the first attempt
100% graduate employment rate 99% graduate employment rate

School of Nurse Anesthesia
The Cleveland Clinic Foundation
Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
Case Western Reserve University
9500 Euclid Avenue, E­31, Cleveland, OH 44195
216.444.6591
Milosha@ccf.org