Accreditation

Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA)

MTSA is accredited by the Council on Accreditation of Nurse Anesthesia Educational Programs (COA), which is a specialized accrediting body recognized by both the United States Department of Education and Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA). The next accreditation review determination by the COA is scheduled for 2029. For questions specifically about the professional specialty accreditation of MTSA, contact the COA at the following address:

222 S. Prospect Avenue
Park Ridge, IL 60048
Phone: (847) 655-1160
Website: https://www.coacrna.org

Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC)

The Middle Tennessee School of Anesthesia (MTSA) is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges (SACSCOC) to award the degree of Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (DNAP). Questions about the accreditation of MTSA may be directed in writing to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097, or by calling 404-679-4500, or by using information available on the SACSCOC's website (www.sacscoc.org).

Tennessee Board of Nursing (TBON)

MTSA has approval for the degree of Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (DNAP) from the Tennessee Board of Nursing (TBN). For questions about the Tennessee Board of Nursing’s approval of MTSA, contact the Tennessee Board of Nursing at the following address:

State of Tennessee
Department of Health
Bureau of Health Licensure and Regulation Division of Health Related Boards
227 French Landing, Suite 300
Heritage Place Metro Center
Nashville, TN 37243
www.Tennessee.gov/health
1-800-778-4123