CRNA SCHOOL PREP ACADEMY
Your quickest path to CRNA School.
BECOME A MEMBER
CRNA SCHOOL PREP ACADEMY
Your quickest path to CRNA School.
BECOME A MEMBER
THE JOURNEY TOWARD BECOMING A CRNA IS FILLED WITH QUESTIONS, FEARS, AND UNCERTAINTIES.
If you're feeling swamped by it all, rest assured, you're not the only one.
 
The competition for CRNA School is fierce. Each program has its own set of nuances. Your journey will be distinctively yours. Navigating through the sea of information and sorting through conflicting advice can be daunting.
 
Despite your deep passion for this dream, there's a nagging uncertainty about your ability to juggle the educational demands and the responsibilities of the profession.
YOU MAY BE WONDERING...​
Do I really have what it takes to become a CRNA?
Am I intellectually equipped for this challenge?
Is my GPA high enough to qualify?
Have I missed the boat due to my age?
Can I balance pursuing a CRNA career with starting a family?
How can I afford to stop working to focus on becoming a CRNA?
I've been accepted into a program, but am I ready for the immense responsibilities ahead?
If these questions resonate with you, and you're asking yourself, "How can I possibly manage all of this?" then you've come to the right place.
Finally, the guidance and mentorship you need to navigate the road ahead...
Welcome to CRNA School Prep Academy
 
Discover a dynamic community membership that offers comprehensive solutions, unwavering support through triumphs and challenges, and expert, accredited advice for realizing your dream of becoming a CRNA – all within one cohesive platform.
 
No matter your current stage – whether you're a nursing student, an ICU nurse, or already enrolled in a CRNA program – CRNA School Prep Academy is your essential resource. It's designed to guide you through the complexities of your path and tailor preparations for your individual journey so that your CRNA dream becomes a reality.
YOUR FAST TRACK TO CRNA SCHOOL SUCCESS
Streamline your journey, conserve your energy, and sidestep the pitfalls of frustration and burnout. Avoid missteps, follow the right path, amplify your strengths, and mitigate your weaknesses.
CRNA School Prep Academy equips you with:
  • CRNA Program Faculty and practicing CRNA mentors who offer invaluable guidance, direction, and clarity throughout every phase of your journey.
  • A supportive community that empathizes with your challenges and celebrates your achievements, understanding your journey like no one else can.
  • Comprehensive resources, tools, and information specifically designed to prepare you for application success, ace your interviews, and thrive in your CRNA program.
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YOUR FAST TRACK TO CRNA SCHOOL SUCCESS
Streamline your journey, conserve your energy, and sidestep the pitfalls of frustration and burnout. Avoid missteps, follow the right path, amplify your strengths, and mitigate your weaknesses.
CRNA School Prep Academy equips you with:
  • CRNA Program Faculty and practicing CRNA mentors who offer invaluable guidance, direction, and clarity throughout every phase of your journey.
  • A supportive community that empathizes with your challenges and celebrates your achievements, understanding your journey like no one else can.
  • Comprehensive resources, tools, and information specifically designed to prepare you for application success, ace your interviews, and thrive in your CRNA program.
I'M READY TO JOIN
CRNA SCHOOL PREP ACADEMY'S CONTENT, THAT MEETS YOU WHERE YOU ARE
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CRNA School Prep Academy Educational Workshops now offer Continuing Education Credits!
FOURTEEN workshops total are available inside the academy. CE credits currently only available for Cardiac, Endocrine, Sedation | Opioid & ABG Workshops.
This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the American Association of Critical-Care Nurses, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.
THIS MEMBERSHIP IS PERFECT FOR YOU IF:
  • You are unwavering in your determination to become a CRNA
  • You are prepared to invest in your future.
  • You are eager to learn what it takes to be a standout candidate and are committed to putting in the necessary effort.
  • If you're seeking a supportive community that guides you through every step of the journey, and you appreciate having a mentor to directly address your queries and concerns, this membership is tailored for you.
  • You aim to excel in interviews, secure acceptance, and thrive as a Nurse Anesthesia Resident while also gaining access to expert clinical insights and academic guidance.
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THIS MEMBERSHIP IS PERFECT FOR YOU IF:
  • You are unwavering in your determination to become a CRNA
  • You are prepared to invest in your future.
  • You are eager to learn what it takes to be a standout candidate and are committed to putting in the necessary effort.
  • If you're seeking a supportive community that guides you through every step of the journey, and you appreciate having a mentor to directly address your queries and concerns, this membership is tailored for you.
  • You aim to excel in interviews, secure acceptance, and thrive as a Nurse Anesthesia Resident while also gaining access to expert clinical insights and academic guidance.
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Finally, the guidance and mentorship you need to navigate the road ahead...
No matter your prior self-perceptions, you have the potential to transform into a:
  • Respected expert in your field.
  • Reliable source of support and guidance for others.
  • Skilled professional equipped with life-saving knowledge.
  • Provider of peace and comfort in challenging situations.
  • Dedicated advocate at the forefront of patient care.
  • Successful achiever of your dream to become a CRNA.
By proactively taking action, you're not just dreaming – you're actively moving closer to making your CRNA aspirations a reality!
Joining CRNA School Prep Academy ignites your passion and strengthens your commitment to your career path, setting you apart as a uniquely driven and exceptionally passionate candidate.
This membership doesn't just enhance your skills; it deepens your connection to your professional journey, making you stand out in a sea of applicants. Embrace an experience where your ambition and enthusiasm for your career are not only nurtured but also celebrated.
DISCOVER THE EXCLUSIVE BENEFITS OF JOINING CRNA SCHOOL PREP ACADEMY
As a member of CRNA School Prep Academy, you're not just joining a program; you're embarking on a transformative journey. You'll forge an unparalleled connection to your professional drive and cultivate a passion for your career path that sets you distinctly above your peers. 
Here's what your membership unlocks:
  • Tailored Key Note Courses - Immerse yourself in premium courses valued at $5,300, specifically designed to elevate your expertise.
  • Exclusive Access to Private Community & Forum - Connect and engage with peers and experts on our vibrant platform, a $630 value.
  • Expert Contributions - Gain insights from seasoned professionals, adding $1,500 in value to your learning experience.
  • Live Q&A Sessions - Participate in interactive Q&As worth $2,000, getting real-time answers to your burning questions.
  • Educational Workshops - Enhance your knowledge through workshops valued at $1,000, covering a wide range of crucial topics.
  • CE Credits for RN and CCRN Licenses - Earn $500 worth of CE credits towards maintaining your RN and CCRN licenses.
  • Comprehensive Resource Kit - Utilize an extensive collection of printable PDFs, cheat sheets, guides, and instructional materials valued at $1,470 to navigate your journey with ease.
  • LANDING CRNA SCHOOL ACCEPTANCE ONE YEAR EARLIER - $100,000 in additional income
Total Membership Value: An Astounding $120,400
Why are we providing access to the academy at such an accessible price?
The moment of realization struck when our founder started receiving numerous inquiries about her journey to becoming a CRNA. It illuminated a crucial need: countless aspiring CRNAs were striving towards their dream, often without adequate support or guidance. This sparked a deep commitment to empower others to unlock their full potential.
Understanding the financial hurdles of this career path, especially during the educational phase, resonated with her personally. She had been there, juggling the demands of school with financial constraints. Therefore, our goal is to offer you a lifeline through this journey - a comprehensive, value-packed resource that is genuinely affordable. We aim to provide robust support and invaluable resources, ensuring financial barriers don't hinder your journey to success.
Why are we providing access to the academy at such an accessible price?
The moment of realization struck when our founder started receiving numerous inquiries about her journey to becoming a CRNA. It illuminated a crucial need: countless aspiring CRNAs were striving towards their dream, often without adequate support or guidance. This sparked a deep commitment to empower others to unlock their full potential.
Understanding the financial hurdles of this career path, especially during the educational phase, resonated with her personally. She had been there, juggling the demands of school with financial constraints. Therefore, our goal is to offer you a lifeline through this journey - a comprehensive, value-packed resource that is genuinely affordable. We aim to provide robust support and invaluable resources, ensuring financial barriers don't hinder your journey to success.
MEMBERSHIP OPTIONS:
Browse through the features below to find the best membership option for you!
FOUNDATIONS
Boost your progress with premier planning and application tools, expert faculty mentorship, and robust community support.
7 DAY FREE TRIAL
then $49 per month or $499 per year
Annual Foundations members save $111 per year compared to monthly members!
  • CSPA Program Access
  • Nursing to CRNA Accelerator
  • Planning Phase Courses
  • ICU Interview Tips
  • Application Phase with Q&A
  • Private Facebook Group & Expert Forum
  • Q&A Library
  • Resource Library
  • Weekly Faculty Podcast
  • School Data Sheet
  • Monthly LIVE Event
  • Group Study Sessions
  • Group Mock Interviews
  • Interview Phase Access
  • Critical Care Learning Library
  • Anesthesia Resident Phase
  • Free Financial Webinars
  • Discount on NAR Bootcamp
  • 12-Month Step-By-Step Curriculum
  • Exclusive CRNA Faculty Events
  • CRNA Faculty Coaching
  • Program Certificate
  • CRNA School Acceptance Guaranteed
SELECT PLAN
monthly and yearly subscriptions will renew automatically
PREMIUM
Elevate your experience with monthly live coaching sessions, unparalleled interview preparation, and exceptional critical care education.
7 DAY FREE TRIAL
then $79 per month or $799 per year
Annual Premium members save $149 per year compared to monthly members!
  • CSPA Program Access
  • Nursing to CRNA Accelerator
  • Planning Phase Courses
  • ICU Interview Tips
  • Application Phase with Q&A
  • Private Facebook Group & Expert Forum
  • Q&A Library
  • Resource Library
  • Weekly Faculty Podcast
  • School Data Sheet
  • Monthly LIVE Event
  • Group Study Sessions
  • Group Mock Interviews
  • Interview Phase Access
  • Critical Care Learning Library
  • Anesthesia Resident Phase
  • Free Financial Webinars
  • Discount on NAR Bootcamp
  • 12-Month Step-By-Step Curriculum
  • Exclusive CRNA Faculty Events
  • CRNA Faculty Coaching
  • Program Certificate
  • CRNA School Acceptance Guaranteed
SELECT PLAN
monthly and yearly subscriptions will renew automatically
CSPA GUARANTEE PROGRAM
Ensure your success with guaranteed acceptance, comprehensive faculty mentorship, exclusive live interview coaching, and specialized educational workshops.
 
The CSPA Guarantee Program is a 12-month program that GUARANTEES your acceptance to CRNA School or you get your money back!
Application Only
Requirements To Apply:
  • 3.0 Overall GPA
  • 3.2 Science GPA
  • Applying to at least 3 CRNA Schools 6 to 18 months after starting the program
  • Terms of participation apply
The total cost of this program is $2800 (either paid in full or over 6 equal monthly payments). By application only. Terms and conditions apply. Applicants must pay a $29 non-refundable fee to apply.
  • CSPA Program Access
  • Nursing to CRNA Accelerator
  • Planning Phase Courses
  • ICU Interview Tips
  • Application Phase with Q&A
  • Private Facebook Group & Expert Forum
  • Q&A Library
  • Resource Library
  • Weekly Faculty Podcast
  • School Data Sheet
  • Monthly LIVE Event
  • Group Study Sessions
  • Group Mock Interviews
  • Interview Phase Access
  • Critical Care Learning Library
  • Anesthesia Resident Phase
  • Free Financial Webinars
  • Discount on NAR Bootcamp
  • 12-Month Step-By-Step Curriculum
  • Exclusive CRNA Faculty Events
  • CRNA Faculty Coaching
  • Program Certificate
  • CRNA School Acceptance Guaranteed
  • Discount on TeachRN Services
  • FREE Nurse Anesthesia Resident Boot Camp upon successful completion
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FAQ:
most frequently asked questions
WHEN SHOULD I JOIN CRNA SCHOOL PREP ACADEMY?
Are you fully dedicated to achieving your CRNA goals?
 
Is investing in your future a priority for you?
 
Do you seek a supportive community for mentorship and professional growth?
 
If you've answered YES to these questions, the time to join is NOW!
 
Your current stage in the journey doesn't greatly impact the ideal time to enroll. Whether you're years away from applying, actively applying now, a senior nursing student, or an ICU nurse with years of experience, joining at least 1-2 years before applying to school is optimal. This timing allows you to fully engage with our extensive educational content and participate in valuable Q&A sessions.
 
Moreover, even after securing a spot in a CRNA program, CRNA School Prep Academy continues to support your journey with monthly educational workshops, Q&A sessions, and financial planning workshops, providing the essential head start you need before beginning your program.
HOW CAN CRNA SCHOOL PREP ACADEMY HELP ME?
Maximizing Your Potential with CRNA School Prep Academy:
 
- Tailored Expert Advice: Engage with our regular monthly workshops, led by experienced CRNAs and CRNA Nurse Anesthesia Faculty, to tackle challenges and advance your journey. Dive into our archive of past Q&As and workshops for additional insights. 
 
- Robust Educational Foundation: Gain knowledge that's valuable both as an ICU nurse and as you transition to a Nurse Anesthesia Resident.
 
- Supportive Community Network: Join a vibrant community with forums, mentors, and peer support, fostering your professional and personal growth.
 
- Regular Financial Insights: Receive financial advice from a professional consultant, helping you plan and manage your finances effectively.
 
- Exclusive Member Perks: Enjoy special discounts and early access to events, designed to enrich your learning experience.
 
- Informative Communications: Stay updated with informational emails and reminders about unique offerings and events.
 
- Access to the Latest Resources: Utilize our up-to-date resources to stay ahead in your CRNA journey.
 
- Customized Interview Prep: Utilize our school data sheet to get specialized interview guidance tailored for individual schools, enhancing your chances of success.
 
- Enhanced Support and Exclusive Discounts Through TeachRN.com: While CRNA School Prep Academy does not provide one-on-one services, members can access personalized assistance such as transcript reviews, mock interviews, essay and resume enhancements, tutoring, and consultations through www.TeachRN.com. These specialized services are available for an additional fee and complement the resources and guidance offered by the Academy.
WHO IS CRNA SCHOOL PREP ACADEMY NOT FOR?
Understanding Who CRNA School Prep Academy Might Not Be Ideal For:
 
- Uncertain About CRNA as a Career Path: If you're still exploring whether CRNA is the right career for you, we recommend job shadowing and making use of our free resources, including our informative Podcast CRNA School Prep Academy and our social media accounts, to gain a clearer perspective before committing.
 
- Openness to Learning and Adaptability: Our advice may sometimes be tough to hear or not what you expected. We prioritize honesty and practical guidance to set you on a successful path, which could include taking additional courses, earning new certifications, or even changing your work unit. If you're not open to constructive feedback and making these kinds of changes, our program might not align with your needs.
 
- Financial Commitment: Joining CRNA School Prep Academy is an investment in your future. Our dedicated team of CRNAs and support staff invest significant time and resources into this community. Maintaining a high-quality website and a thriving community requires a collaborative effort from all involved. If the idea of a paid mentoring program does not resonate with you, we completely understand and encourage you to take advantage of our free resources, including our Podcast and the advice shared with our social media community. Additionally, attending Open House Events at your school can provide further insight and guidance.
 
Our aim is to provide immense value to our students and contributors. CRNA School Prep Academy is a mentoring program that continually grows its resources and dedicates time to members. If you're ready for this kind of commitment and investment in your future, we're here to support you every step of the way
MY GPA IS LOW, DO I EVEN HAVE A CHANCE OF BEING ACCEPTED INTO SCHOOL?
Navigating CRNA School Admissions with a Low GPA:
 
- Understanding GPA Requirements: If your undergraduate GPA is 3.0 or lower, gaining an interview for a CRNA program can be challenging unless you have other compelling evidence of strong academic capabilities. CRNA programs are highly competitive, and for each candidate with a lower GPA, there are many with transcripts demonstrating consistent academic strength.
 
- Improving Your Academic Profile: To counterbalance a lower GPA, consider enhancing your academic portfolio. This can be done through graduate work, retaking key undergraduate science courses, showcasing outstanding leadership roles, and active community involvement.
 
- Demonstrating Current Academic Ability: It's crucial to show your current academic ability. If you haven't completed anesthesia prerequisites like statistics, chemistry, physics, advanced A&P, or Pharm, consider taking these courses, preferably at the graduate level, to make a stronger impression. For those who have completed prerequisites, enrolling in relevant graduate courses can be beneficial. Consulting with your chosen program for advice on the most advantageous courses based on your transcripts is advisable.
 
- Selecting the Right Courses: Taking graduate-level courses in subjects like pharmacology, pathophysiology, or health assessment can effectively showcase your capabilities in technical areas. Some programs might allow you to take courses from the regular anesthesia curriculum, such as theory and research, even before admission.
 
- Ensuring Quality Performance: The grades you achieve now are crucial. Aim for high performance, especially in challenging courses like advanced pathophysiology or pharmacology, as this can significantly bolster your academic image.
 
- Leveraging CSPAs community: For personalized advice, you can gain valuable insight from our private Facebook community.
 
Ultimately, your path to a CRNA program may require additional effort and strategic planning, particularly if your undergraduate GPA is a concern. Demonstrating your commitment and ability through further education and excellent performance in relevant courses can significantly enhance your application.
HOW DO I KNOW CRNA IS THE RIGHT CAREER PATH FOR ME?
Deciding if CRNA is Your Ideal Career Path:

- Start with Shadowing: The most effective way to gauge if CRNA is the right fit for you is through shadowing experiences. Aim to do this multiple times and in different settings. Don't wait until you're close to applying; begin as early as your nursing program, seeking an OR experience. As a nurse's aide, take the initiative to contact the anesthesia department for shadowing opportunities. Continue seeking these experiences as you progress in your nursing career.
 
- Assess Your Passion: If, after 2-3 shadowing experiences, you feel a deep passion and drive for the CRNA role, then it's a strong indicator to pursue it wholeheartedly. However, if you're contemplating a career shift to CRNA, shadowing becomes even more crucial before committing to this significant change.
 
- Understand the Commitment: CRNA school involves a rigorous 3-year full-time commitment, not to mention substantial financial investment. Ensure you have a comprehensive understanding of the job by witnessing it in action. This is crucial before deciding that this is the career path for you.
 
- Aim for Extensive Shadowing: Most competitive CRNA candidates have over 40 hours of shadowing experience. This not only provides in-depth insight into the role but also positions you to obtain a reference from the CRNA you shadow.
 
- Document Your Experience: Regardless of specific school requirements, remember to document each shadowing experience. This record can be invaluable during your application process.
 
Shadowing is a key step in determining if the CRNA path aligns with your aspirations and commitments. It offers a real-world glimpse into the role, helping you make an informed decision about this significant career move.
IS THIS FOR SRNA’S WHO HAVE ALREADY GAINED ACCEPTANCE?
Benefits of CSPA for NARs Already Accepted into Programs:
 
- Preparation for Academic Rigor: CSPA is tailored to assist SRNAs in gearing up for the demanding nature of CRNA school. Our platform offers educational workshops, community support, and a specialized pre-anesthesia curriculum through our Nurse Anesthesia Resident (NAR) Boot Camp.
 
- Extensive Learning Resources: Our Critical Care library focuses on critical care knowledge, a crucial foundation that directly applies to your anesthesia training. The content is a preview of what you'll delve into more deeply as a nurse anesthesia resident.
 
- Exclusive Nurse Anesthesia Resident Boot Camp: We provide our students access to this intensive course at a discounted rate. Created by CRNA program faculty, it's designed to give you a significant head start on your CRNA curriculum.
 
- Back to basics camp: This library of basic concepts from organic chemistry, physics, statistics, and more will help refresh your knowledge in these critical areas that you will be expected to hit the ground running in as you start your NAR journey. We anticipate building this library by the end of 2024.
 
CSPA is an invaluable resource for NARs who have already secured a place in a CRNA program, providing a suite of tools and learning opportunities to help you excel in your educational journey.
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CSPA Foundations
Great choice! Next, please select if you'd like to pay for your subscription monthly or yearly.
MONTHLY
7 DAY FREE TRIAL
then $49 billed monthly
YEARLY
7 DAY FREE TRIAL
then $499 billed yearly
CSPA Premium
Excellent choice! Next, please select if you'd like to pay for your subscription monthly or yearly.
MONTHLY
7 DAY FREE TRIAL
then $79 billed monthly
YEARLY
7 DAY FREE TRIAL
then $799 billed yearly