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The Anesthesiologist Assistant program at South University, Savannah, is accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (www.caahep.org) upon the recommendation of the Accreditation Review Committee for the Anesthesiologist Assistant (ARC-AA) (1361 Park St; Clearwater, FL 33756; 727-210-2350.
South University is accredited by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS) Commission on Colleges to award doctoral, master’s, bachelor’s and associate’s degrees, www.sacs.org . Contact the Commission on Colleges at 1866 Southern Lane, Decatur, Georgia 30033-4097; or call 1-404-679-4500 for questions about the status of South University.
A nonsectarian, co-educational institution of higher education, South University in Savannah, Georgia, is authorized under the Georgia Non-public Postsecondary Educational Institutions Act of 1990 to confer doctoral, master’s, bachelor’s, and associate’s degrees
South University, Savannah, and the Mercer University School of Medicine based in Macon and Savannah, Georgia, has developed a consortium to bring together the unique resources of each institution to establish an Anesthesiologist Assistant Program. Mercer University currently provides instruction in anesthesia for medical students at the Macon campus and at Memorial Health University Medical Center in Savannah, Georgia.
The Mercer School of Medicine administration, through the office of the Dean, is represented in governing committees to provide medical education expertise to the Anesthesiologist Assistant Program. South University - Savannah, through Graduate Faculty, provides basic science instruction, including program courses on instrumentation, monitoring, and anesthesia equipment. South University, Savannah provides a mock operating room with mannequin based educational opportunities and provides students with the resources to optimize their learning experience and educational opportunities in anesthesia.