Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist Curriculum

For complete course descriptions, please refer to our current course catalog.


Fall I 
Nursing 600 Theoretical Foundations for Health Professionals3.0
Nursing 649/649L Advanced Health Assessment - Nurse Anesthesia3.0
Nursing 651/651L Principles of Anesthesia I4.0
Nursing 652 Advanced Pharmacology I4.0
Nursing 657/657L Human Anatomy and Physiology5.0
Total units19.0


Spring I 
Nursing 653 Advanced Pathophysiology in Anesthesia3.0
Nursing 654 Advanced Pharmacology II3.0
Nursing 655/655L Principles of Anesthesia II6.0
Nursing 656L Clinical Anesthesia I1.0
Total units13.0


Summer I 
Nursing 601 Research Methods3.0
Nursing 658L Clinical Anesthesia II3.0
Nursing 660 Advanced Principles of Anesthesia I4.0
Total units10.0


Fall II 
Nursing 659 Professional Aspects of Practice3.0
Nursing 661L Clinical Anesthesia III2.0
Nursing 662 Advanced Principles of Anesthesia II3.0
Total units8.0


Spring II 
Nursing 602 Analysis of Health Policy Issues3.0
Nursing 627 Pharmcology Comprehensive Examination1.0
Nursing 663L Clinical Anesthesia IV3.0
Total units7.0


Summer II 
Nursing 628 Oral Comprehensive Examination1.0
Nursing 631 Advanced Acute and Chronic Pain Management2.0
Nursing 664L Clinical Anesthesia V3.0
Total units6.0


Fall III 
Nursing 629 NCE Prep Series and ACRM Simulation Sessions2.0
Nursing 665L Clinical Anesthesia VI1.0
Total units3.0

Total Units: 66.0