College of Health Sciences

Glendale, AZ Campus

Curriculum

Nurse Anesthesia Program

Total Credits for Program Completion:                          134

First Professional Year:

Total Quarter Credit Hours Required:69
Summer Quarter
ANAT 1551Human Anatomy and Embryology (with Gross Anatomy Lab)7
BIOC  550 Biochemistry for Nurse Anesthetists3
NAAP 570Professional Aspects of Nurse Anesthesia I2
NAAP 580Evidence-Based Journal Club0.5
Total12.5
Fall Quarter
CORE 1560Interdisciplinary Healthcare0.5
NAAP 540Principles and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia I6
NAAP 540LPrinciples and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia Laboratory I2
NAAP  551 Anesthesia Pharmacology I4
NAAP 569Advanced Physical Assessment Across the Lifespan4
NAAP 581Evidence-Based Journal Club0.5
PHYS  1571 Human Physiology I4
Total21
Winter Quarter
CORE 1570Interdisciplinary Healthcare0.5
NAAP 541Principles and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia II6
NAAP 541LPrinciples and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia Laboratory II2
NAAP  552 Anesthesia Pharmacology II4
NAAP 582Evidence-Based Journal Club0.5
PHYS  1582 Human Physiology II4
Total17
Spring Quarter
CORE 1580Interdisciplinary Healthcare0.5
NAAP 542Principles and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia III6
NAAP 542LPrinciples and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia Laboratory III2
NAAP  553 Anesthesia Pharmacology III4
NAAP  560 Research Methods3
NAAP 571Professional Aspects of Nurse Anesthesia II2.5
NAAP 583Evidence-Based Journal Club0.5
Total18.5

Second Professional Year:

Total Quarter Credit Hours Required:52
Summer Quarter
NAAP 615Clinical Rotation I11
NAAP 620Clinical Rotation Didactic Component I2
Total13
Fall Quarter
NAAP 616Clinical Rotation II11
NAAP 621Clinical Rotation Didactic Component II2
Total13
Winter Quarter
NAAP 617Clinical Rotation III11
NAAP 622Clinical Rotation Didactic Component III2
Total13
Spring Quarter
NAAP 618Clinical Rotation IV11
NAAP  623 Clinical Rotation Didactic Component IV2
Total13

Third Professional Year:

Total Quarter Credit Hours Required:13
Summer Quarter
NAAP 719Clinical Rotation V11
NAAP  724 Clinical Rotation Didactic Component V2
Total13