The Rocky Vista University Doctor of Nurse Anesthesia Practice (DNAP) program is driven by a philosophy of fostering enthusiasm and dedication to scientific education. We believe in instilling a deep passion and commitment in our students as they pursue their studies and clinical practice. By infusing our educational approach with this passion, we aim to inspire and empower our graduates to positively impact the well-being of individuals in our local and national communities.
The DNAP program strives to inspire motivation, dedication, and intelligent application of advanced scientific principles supported by technological expertise. Our mission is to serve the public and private health systems responsible for ensuring community health and safety. Our educational programs aim to foster a strong sense of purpose and drive in our students, equipping them with the knowledge and skills needed to contribute effectively to providing healthcare services in their communities.
The DNAP program acknowledges the importance of personal, professional, scientific, and community character. We are dedicated to offering exceptional clinical and didactic educational experiences to our students. These experiences are designed to cultivate lifelong habits vital for sustained success in nurse anesthesiology practice. By focusing on the holistic development of our students, we aim to equip them with the skills, knowledge, and values necessary to excel in their careers and positively impact the communities they serve.