Degree Plan

*Distance learning classes

Summer

Course NumberCourse TitleCredits
Semester 1Phase I (distance learning)
NUR 711*Role of the DNP2
NUR 741*Epidemiology & Biostatistics3
NURA 678*Advanced Health Assessment & Differential Diagnosis3
ANE 525A*Professional Aspects of Nurse Anesthesia1
TOTAL9 credits

Fall

Semester 2
ANE 610*Physical Sciences of Anesthesiology3
NUR 721*Scientific Foundations of the DNP3
NUR 727*Healthcare Informatics of the DNP3
NUR 734*Legal & Ethical Issues for Advanced Nursing3
TOTAL12 credits

Spring

Semester 3Phase II (on campus sessions)
ANE 614 General Principles of Anesthesia4
NUR 510Advanced Pathophysiology3
NUR 618 Scientific Foundations of Advanced Pharmacology1
ANE 617Advanced Pharmacology for Anesthesia Practice3
ANE 602Clinical Practicum I2
TOTAL13 credits

Summer

Semester 4
ANE 619Advanced Pathopharmacology for Anesthesia Practice I4
ANE 615 Advanced Principles of Anesthesia: Special Populations3
ANE 634Advanced Principles of Anesthesia: Acute & Chronic Pain Management3
ANE 604Clinical Practicum II2
TOTAL12 credits

Fall

Semester 5
ANE 621 Advanced Pathopharmacology for Anesthesia Practice II 4
ANE 636Advanced Principles of Anesthesia: Pediatrics2
ANE 625Advanced Principles of Anesthesia: Obstetrics 2
NUR 733*Translational Research for DNP4
ANE 623Clinical Practicum III2
TOTAL14 credits

Spring

Semester 6Phase III (Scholarly Project)
NUR 737*DNP Scholarly Project I2
ANE 642 Advanced Principles of Anesthesia: Cardiovascular & Thoracic3
ANE 706*Leadership, Policy & Interdisciplinary Collaboration3
ANE 605Clinical Practicum IV2
TOTAL9 credits

Summer

Semester 7
NUR 753*DNP Scholarly Project II 2
ANE 650Anesthesia Seminar I2
ANE 712*Finance & Business Management in Anesthesia Practice3
ANE 630Clinical Practicum V1
TOTAL8 credits

Fall

Semester 8
ANE 750*Anesthesiology Scholarly Project2
ANE 670Anesthesia Seminar II2
ANE 660Clinical Practicum VI1
TOTAL5 credits

Spring

Semester 9 (Graduation)
ANE 724*Perioperative Safety, Risk Reduction & Outcomes3
ANE 680Clinical Practicum VII1
TOTAL4 credits
Total Program Credits86 credits