all the Texas universities that offer the CRNA program, how many students are admitted each year...?
Texas has five institutions that offer CRNA (Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist) programs. Statewide 250-290 applicants are accepted annually.
Program enrollment by institution:
Army Graduate Program in Anesthesia Nursing: 35-50;
Baylor College of Medicine: 15;
Texas Christian University: 55-65;
Texas Wesleyan University: 120-135;
University of Texas at Houston Health Science Center: 25;
This is a highly competitive area of study with far more applicants than spots available. For example, the University of Texas receives 125-140 applications for its 25 openings. Baylor College accepts 15 students out of about 130 applicants.
CRNAs have an average starting salary around $120,000 and an average overall salary just over $160,000.