Curriculum Outline Nurse Anesthesia Program

Fall Semester - Year I

NRS 500         Theoretical Foundations in Nursing         3 CR
NRS 605       Adv. Pharm for Nurse Anesthesia Practice I   3 CR
BIO 501    Adv. Physiology and Pathophysiology   3 CR  
NRS 607   Introduction to NA Practice & Clinical Internship I   3 CR
NRS 602   Advanced Health Assessment I   1 CR
        13 CR

Winter Semester - Year I

BIO 502   Adv. Physiology and Pathophysiology         3 CR
NRS 615          Nurse Anesthesia Practice II   4 CR
NRS 651   Adv. Pharm for Nurse Anesthesia Practice II   3 CR 
NRS 617   NA Clinical Internship II   1 CR
        11 CR

Spring/Summer Semester - Year I

NRS 625    Nurse Anesthesia Practice III    4 CR
NRS 627    NA Clinical Internship III   1 CR
BIO 503     Gross Anatomical Dissection   3 CR
NRS 622    Adv. Health Assessment II   1 CR
                    9 CR
         

Fall Semester - Year II

NRS 531   Research in Advanced Nursing Practice          4 CR 
NRS 635         Regional Anesthesia & Pain Management   3 CR
NRS 637    NA Clinical Internship IV   1 CR
NRS 618    Biophysics for NA   2 CR
        10 CR

Winter Semester - Year II

NRS 687          Graduate Research: Project         1 CR 
NRS 652     Pharmacology for Nurse Anesthesia Practice III   3 CR
NRS 643   Professional Role Development   3 CR
NRS 647    NA Clinical Internship V   1 CR
        8 CR

Spring/Summer Semester - Year II

NRS 657          NA Clinical Internship VI         1 CR
NRS 610   Health Policy and Finance   3 CR
        4 CR

Fall Semester - Year III

NRS 521             Diversity and Social Issues         2 CR
NRS 667    NA Clinical Internship VII   1 CR
        3 CR

Total Credits - 58