Preparation Course: ANE 695 Transition to Nurse Anesthesia

Transition to Nurse Anesthesiology (ANE 695 Course)

Whether you are preparing to apply or enter a Nurse Anesthesia program, or are just interested in determining whether such a career choice is for you, the Post-Baccalaureate DNP in Anesthesiology at Barry University offers an online, self-paced, 3 credit hour course that is designed to specifically meet these needs. This course introduces and reviews topics critical to success in a Nurse Anesthesia program. Covered topics include:

  • Preparing for Nurse Anesthesia education
  • Introduction to Nurse Anesthesia
  • Mathematics Review
  • General Chemistry Review
  • Organic Chemistry Review
  • Physics for Anesthesia
  • Conversions and Calculations
  • Pharmacology and Physiology
  • Essential Critical Care Concepts

This course was developed in an attempt to decrease the risk of academic failure by Nurse Anesthesia students and was designed to provide brief reviews of basic science principles and clinical concepts. In addition, anesthesia-specific materials are incorporated to allow the student to develop a positive attitude towards their chosen course of studies. Students entering Nurse Anesthesia Programs rate this course highly.

This course will be offered during the FALL 2020 semester (August 31- December 11, 2020) and takes approximately 45 hours of time to complete. Requirements include a 300 MHz Pentium (or equivalent) computer with internet access. Broadband (DSL or cable modem) internet access is highly recommended.

Total cost for this course is $2,985.00. This fee covers tuition and technology. Financial Aid is not available for ANE 695 Transitions into Nurse Anesthesiology. If you change your mind and withdraw on or before Monday, September 7, 2020, you will have a zero balance. If you choose to withdraw on Tuesday, September 8, 2020, you will be financially responsible for 100% of the course. Your withdrawal request must be in writing to the Anesthesiology Program Office at

*Note that this course does not meet the chemistry Laboratory requirement. You must have taken a college chemistry laboratory in your academic career. The five-year requirement that applies to a recent chemistry course does not apply to the lab.

If you enroll in this course and later choose to withdraw, you will be refunded 100% of paid tuition costs if your withdrawal request is received on or before Monday, September 7, 2020. Your withdrawal request must be in writing to the Anesthesiology Program Office at All withdrawal requests received after Tuesday, September 8, 2020 are not eligible for refund. Questions about this policy may be directed to the Anesthesiology Program Office at 305-899-3230.