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Nurse Anesthesia Program

Total Credits for Program Completion:                          134

First Professional Year:

Total Quarter Credit Hours Required: 69
Summer Quarter
ANAT 1551 Human Anatomy and Embryology (with Gross Anatomy Lab) 7
BIOC  550 Biochemistry for Nurse Anesthetists 3
NAAP 570 Professional Aspects of Nurse Anesthesia I 2
NAAP 580 Evidence-Based Journal Club 0.5
Total 12.5
Fall Quarter
CORE 1560 Interdisciplinary Healthcare 0.5
NAAP 540 Principles and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia I 6
NAAP 540L Principles and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia Laboratory I 2
NAAP  551 Anesthesia Pharmacology I 4
NAAP 569 Advanced Physical Assessment Across the Lifespan 4
NAAP 581 Evidence-Based Journal Club 0.5
PHYS  1571 Human Physiology I 4
Total 21
Winter Quarter
CORE 1570 Interdisciplinary Healthcare 0.5
NAAP 541 Principles and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia II 6
NAAP 541L Principles and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia Laboratory II 2
NAAP  552 Anesthesia Pharmacology II 4
NAAP 582 Evidence-Based Journal Club 0.5
PHYS  1582 Human Physiology II 4
Total 17
Spring Quarter
CORE 1580 Interdisciplinary Healthcare 0.5
NAAP 542 Principles and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia III 6
NAAP 542L Principles and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia Laboratory III 2
NAAP  553 Anesthesia Pharmacology III 4
NAAP  560 Research Methods 3
NAAP 571 Professional Aspects of Nurse Anesthesia II 2.5
NAAP 583 Evidence-Based Journal Club 0.5
Total 18.5

Second Professional Year:

Total Quarter Credit Hours Required: 52
Summer Quarter
NAAP 615 Clinical Rotation I 11
NAAP 620 Clinical Rotation Didactic Component I 2
Total 13
Fall Quarter
NAAP 616 Clinical Rotation II 11
NAAP 621 Clinical Rotation Didactic Component II 2
Total 13
Winter Quarter
NAAP 617 Clinical Rotation III 11
NAAP 622 Clinical Rotation Didactic Component III 2
Total 13
Spring Quarter
NAAP 618 Clinical Rotation IV 11
NAAP  623 Clinical Rotation Didactic Component IV 2
Total 13

Third Professional Year:

Total Quarter Credit Hours Required: 13
Summer Quarter
NAAP 719 Clinical Rotation V 11
NAAP  724 Clinical Rotation Didactic Component V 2
Total 13