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Gooding Institute of Nurse Anesthesia


The Gooding Institute has admitted the last cohort and their anticipated graduation will be December 2016. Please contact the Gooding Institute if you would like additional information.

Accreditation Status

Our current Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs status is listed below:

  •  Date of Last Review (DLR):  January, 2013
  •  Next Review Date (NRD):     October, 2022


Program Highlights
  • Master of Science in Nurse Anesthesia
  • Twenty‐eight (28) month program
  • Ninety‐five (95) semester credits
  • Single‐purpose (each course is directly related to anesthesia)
  • Small classes
  • One instructor per student in the clinical practicum
  • No physician residents in anesthesia
  • Established in 1969 (oldest nurse anesthesia program in Florida)
  • ALL anesthesia techniques taught
  • Clinical practicum begins the first week for immediate application of didactics
  • All classes taught by anesthesia providers
  • Analysis, evaluation, and decision‐making in patient care is emphasized as opposed to memorization
  • Classroom links to anesthesia internet
  • 10 year accreditation effective 2012 (maximum possible)