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Master of Science in Nurse Anesthesia

This is a 28-month program that you'll complete in two phases. Phase I is mainly classroom work and simulation labs, while Phase II is made up of your clinical rotations.

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Master of Science in Nurse Anesthesia, M.S.N.A.

Phase I (Didactic)

Phase I Multi-Term

ANE 6101 Human Patient Simulation 1 Credit

Fall Semester

ANE 6201 Prof Aspects Anesthesia I 2 Credits
ANE 6411 Applied Chemistry for Nurse Anesthetists 4 Credits
ANE 6421 Advanced Pharmacology 4 Credits
ANE 6641 Advanced Anat Phys Pathophys I 6 Credits

Spring Semester

ANE 6231 Res.Earch Methods in Nurse Anesthesia 2 Credits
ANE 6414 Adv Phys & Health Assessment 4 Credits
ANE 6422 Advanced Anesthesia Pharmacology 4 Credits
ANE 6442 Advanced Anat Phys Pathophy II 4 Credits

First Summer Session

ANE 6603 Principles of Anesthesia Practice 6 Credits

Second Summer Session

ANE 6605 Principles of Anesthesia Practice 6 Credits

Total Hours Phase I (43)

Phase II (Clinical Residency)

Fall Semester

ANE 6481 Clinical Practicum A 4 Credits
ANE 6285 Clincal Didactics A Clinical Didactics A 2 Credits

Spring Semester

ANE 6482 Clinical Practicum B 4 Credits
ANE 6286 Clinical Didactics B 2 Credits

Summer Session

ANE 6383 Clinical Practicum C 3 Credits
ANE 6287 Clinical Didactics C 2 Credits

Fall Semester

ANE 6484 Clinical Practicum D 4 Credits
ANE 6289 Clinical Didactics D 2 Credits

Total Hours Phase II (23)

Total Program Hours (66)

All Phase I academic and laboratory course work must be completed with a 3.0 GPA in the 12 months immediately preceding Phase II to be eligible to proceed into clinical nurse anesthesia residency.

MSNA Students must earn a course grade of “B” in critical anesthesia content. (ANE 6101, ANE 6414, ANE 6422, ANE 6442, ANE 6603, ANE 6605, ANE 6285, ANE 6286, ANE 6287, ANE 6289).

Phase I

Multi-Term 

Course Credit Hours
ANE 6101 Human Patient Simulation 1

Fall Semester

Course Credit Hours
ANE 6201 Professional Aspects of Anesthesia 2
ANE 6411 Applied Chemistry for the Nurse Anesthetist 4
ANE 6421 Advanced Pharmacology 4
ANE 6641 Advanced Anatomy, Physiology, and Pathophysiology I 6

Spring Semester 

Course Credit Hours
ANE 6231 Research Methods in Nurse Anesthesia 2
ANE 6414 Advanced Physical and Health Assessment 4
ANE 6422 Advanced Anesthesia Pharmacology 4
ANE 6442 Advanced Anatomy, Physiology and Pathophysiology  4

Summer I Semester

Course Credit Hours
ANE 6603 Principles of Anesthesia Practice I 6

Summer II Semester 

Course Credit Hours
ANE 6605 Principles of Anesthesia Practice II 6
Phase II

Fall Semester 

Course Credit Hours
ANE 6481 Clinical Practicum A 3
ANE 6285 Clinical Didactics A 3

Spring Semester 

Course Credit Hours
ANE 6482 Clinical Practicum B 3
ANE 6286 Clinical Didactics B 3

Summer Semester 

Course Credit Hours
ANE 6383 Clinical Practicum C 3
ANE 6287 Clinical Didactics C 2

Fall Semester 

Course Credit Hours
ANE 6484 Clinical Practicum D 3
ANE 6288 Clinical Didactics D 3

Total Credit Hours: 66

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