Estimated Program Expenses
ESTIMATED Student Expenses
Required textbooks $2,000.00
Personal Computer (Required) (Estimated Cost) 2,500.00
Internet Access (estimated $25/mon x 27 months) 675.00
Associate memberships—American Association of Nurse Anesthetists and Tennessee Association of Student Nurse Anesthetists 145.00
Clinical Supplies (lab coat, stethoscope, nerve stimulator) 275.00
TANA Annual Conference (transportation, room, meals) Required to attend 2 meetings (in junior and senior years—approximate cost per trip is $250.00) 500.00
Malpractice Insurance (per academic year) ($38 x 3) 114.00
**Health Insurance (per academic year) ($687 x 3) 2,061**
SEE Examination (Required in Senior Year) 125.00
Certification Examination (Required) 725.00
Procedures Consult (per academic year) ($90 x 3) 270.00
Anesthesia Board Review Course (Optional) 700.00
ACLS & PALS Recertification Courses 300.00
*All costs are estimates, actual costs may vary. This is not intended to represent an all inclusive listing of expenses. Please confirm specific computer requirements with UTC prior to purchasing a new computer or upgrading your computer.
**All students are required to obtain and maintain basic health/medical insurance. The student may elect to enroll in the University of Tennessee Student Health Insurance Plan or obtain
insurance with a private carrier. Proof of personal health insurance coverage must be submitted each semester. Students cannot register for classes or participate in clinical rotations unless
proof of insurance is on file with the University of Tennessee and the program office. At the time of printing this informational material, the annual premium for student health insurance is approximately $687.00. It is expected that there is an annual increase in the premium. For further information about obtaining health insurance coverage, please contact the UTC Student Health Center at (423) 425-4453.
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