All students in this program are required to complete a comprehensive program of study including the courses listed below. The department maintains a well-established rotation of courses that allows students to compete the degree requirements in a timely manner. 

BSC 716 2 Adv Cellular Physiology for Nurse Anesthesia 
BSC 717 3 Adv Anatomy, Physiology and Pathophysiology for Nurse Anesthesia I
BSC 718 3 Adv Anatomy, Physiology and Pathophysiology for Nurse Anesthesia II
BSC 719 3 Adv Anatomy, Physiology and Pathophysiology for Nurse Anesthesia III
CHM 723 3 Chemistry, Physics, and Biochemistry for Nurse Anesthesia
MPNA 700 3  Introduction to Health Care Systems: Health Policy and Delivery
MPNA 710 3 Financial Management for Health Care Professionals
MPNA 711 3 Marketing and Management for Health Care Professionals 
MPNA 724 3 Evidence-Based Research Methods for Nurse Anesthesia
MPNA 726 3  Statistical Methods for Field and/or Clinical Research
MPNA 730 3 Medical/Legal Issues in Health Care
MPNA 734 4 Basic Principles of Nurse Anesthesia Practice
MPNA 734A 1 Basic Principles: Stimulation Lab
MPNA 734A 1 Regional Anesthesia: Stimulation Lab
MPNA 734A 1 Advanced Principles I: Stimulation Lab
MPNA 734A 1 Advanced Principles II: Stimulation Lab
MPNA 734A 1 Advanced Principles III: Stimulation Lab
MPNA 743 6 Applied Nurse Anesthesia Management, Leadership, Prof. Aspects
MPNA 745A 3 Advanced Principles: Pediatrics for Nurse Anesthetists I
MPNA 745B 3 Advanced Principles: Obstetrics for Nurse Anesthetists II
MPNA 745C  6 Advanced Principles: Clinical Case Management Seminar III
MPNA 753 3 Management of Complex Health Care Organizations
MPNA 755 3 Marketing Goods and Services in a Medical Environment
MPNA 756 3 Clinical and Administrative Information Systems
MPNA 772 3 Organizational Behavior in Health Care
MPNA 777 3 Moral Management: Ethics in Nurse Anesthesia
MPNA 796 3 Administrative Policy, Strategy and Entrepreneurship
NUR 720 4 Adv Pharmacology for Nurse Anesthesia I
NUR 721 3 Adv Pharmacology for Nurse Anesthesia II
NUR 735 3 Clinical Practice Inquiry
NUR 741 6 Introduction to Health Care Clinical Practicum/ Adv Physical Assessment
NUR 741A  1 Health Care Clinical Practicum
NUR 741A  1 Health Care Clinical Practicum
NUR 741A  1 Health Care Clinical Practicum
NUR 741A  1 Health Care Clinical Practicum
NUR 741A  1 Health Care Clinical Practicum
NUR 741B 3 Health Care Clinical Practicum
NUR 741C 6 Health Care Clinical Practicum
NUR 741C 6 Health Care Clinical Practicum
NUR 741C 6 Health Care Clinical Practicum
NUR 741C 6 Health Care Clinical Practicum
NUR 744 1 Regional Anesthesia


Grade Point Average

All students must maintain a 3.0 overall GPA in all program coursework. Students are advised to read the department’s Student Handbook with care as that document lists other program requirements for students to remain in good standing.