CRNA Programs in Michigan

Maybe you have been thinking of pursuing a career as a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA). If you are a Registered Nurse with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing, you may want to take a closer look at CRNA programs.

CRNA Certification in Michigan

CRNA certification requires that the candidate has a current Michigan RN license and has completed a CRNA program. The candidate must also pass the certification examination administered by the Council on Certification of Nurse Anesthetists.

Michigan CRNA Registry

Michigan Board of Nursing

P.O. Box 30670

Lansing, MI 48909

CRNA Jobs and Salary in Michigan

CRNAs are employed in doctor’s and dentist’s offices and in hospitals such as the following:

St. John Hospital and Medical Center, Detroit

Providence Hospital and Medical Center, Southfield

University of Michigan Hospital, Ann Arbor

St. Mary Mercy Hospital, Livonia

Hackley Hospital, Muskegon

Henry Ford Hospital, Detroit

According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) May 2020 data, the annual mean wage of nurse anesthetists in Michigan is $ 199,870.*

(Based on national data, not school-specific information. Conditions in your area may vary)

CRNA Programs in Michigan

There are five accredited CRNA programs in Michigan state, and all of them have unique prerequisites. All programs require work experience in critical care. Programs lead to a Master of Science Nurse Anesthesia degree.

Michigan State University

Nurse Anesthesia Program

College of Nursing

A119 Life Sciences Building

East Lansing, MI 48824

This Michigan CRNA program leads to either a MSN or PhD in Nursing, and it lasts for 28 months. Most students accepted have about five years of experience. A GPA of at least 3.0 and a satisfactory GRE score is also required.

Oakland University

Nursing Anesthesia Program

3601 West 13 Mile Road

Royal Oak, MI 48073

This CRNA program lasts for 28 months, full time. Prerequisites include a BSN degree, GPAs of 3.0 or above, and a minimum GRE score of 800 or undergraduate GPA of 3.5 or greater.

University of Detroit Mercy

Graduate Program of Nurse


4001 W. McNichols

Detroit, MI 48221

This CRNA program has two options of either a 27 month full time curriculum or 39 month part time curriculum. Nurses may choose to be employed for their first year in the part time program. A bachelor’s degree is required, a GPA of 3.0, and GRE examination with no minimum scores.

University of Michigan


Hurley Medical Center

Master of Science in

Anesthesia Program

Hurley Medical Center

One Hurley Plaza

Flint, MI 48503

Prerequisites for this program include a BSN or other degree in a science field, a GPA of 3.0 and a satisfactory GRE score.

Wayne State University, Eugene Applebaum

College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences

259 Mack Avenue

Suite 1600

Detroit, MI 48201

This is a 24 month program that begins each September. Candidates must have a BSN or other Baccalaureate degree in a related science, a GPA of 3.0, and a GRE score of 800 or above.

*Source: date visited 25 March 2022