College of Health Sciences

Glendale, AZ Campus


Nurse Anesthesia Program

Please note that information provided in the catalog does not establish a contractual relationship between MWU and the student. The Nurse Anesthesia Program reserves the right to alter its curriculum, however and whenever it deems appropriate.

Total Quarter Credits in the Professional Program: 134

First Professional Year:

Total Quarter Credit Hours Required:69
Summer Quarter
ANATG 1552Human Anatomy and Embryology (with Gross Anatomy Lab)7
BIOCG 550 Biochemistry for Nurse Anesthetists3
NAAPG 510Principles & Pathophysiology of Anesthesia Introduction2
NAAPG 570Professional Aspects of Nurse Anesthesia I2
NAAPG 580Evidence-Based Practice0.5
Fall Quarter
COREG 1560FInterprofessional Healthcare0.5
NAAPG 540Principles and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia I4
NAAPG 540LPrinciples and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia Laboratory I2
NAAPG 551 Anesthesia Pharmacology I4
NAAPG 581Evidence-Based Practice0.5
PASSG 1568Advanced Physical Assessment Across the Lifespan4
PHYSG 1573Human Physiology I4
Winter Quarter
COREG 1570FInterprofessional Healthcare0.5
NAAPG 541Principles and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia II6
NAAPG 541LPrinciples and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia Laboratory II2
NAAPG 552 Anesthesia Pharmacology II4
NAAPG 582Evidence-Based Practice0.5
PHYSG 1584Human Physiology II4
Spring Quarter
COREG 1580FInterprofessional Healthcare0.5
NAAPG 542Principles and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia III6
NAAPG 542LPrinciples and Pathophysiology of Anesthesia Laboratory III2
NAAPG 553 Anesthesia Pharmacology III4
NAAPG 560Research Methods3
NAAPG 571Professional Aspects of Nurse Anesthesia II2.5
NAAPG 583Evidence-Based Practice0.5

Second Professional Year:

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

Third Professional Year:

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