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​​Doctor of Nursing Practice Post-Baccalaureate Degree Program

University of North Carolina Greensboro

​Anesthesia Nursing Concentration-107 Credit Hours



Course Number


Course Title​​​​

Type of Course

Credit Hours

Clinical Hours

Semester 1-Fall​

NUR 727

NUR 728


NUR 729

NUR 730

 ​

Basic Principles of Nurse Anesthesia Practice​​

Physics and Mechanics of Anesthesia Delivery Systems

Health Assessment for Nurse Anesthesia

Neuropathophysiology of Nurse Anesthesia

 ​

Specialty


Specialty

Specialty

Specialty

 

5:5


3:3

3:2:3

3:3

 

Semester 2-Spring

NUR 705

NUR 751

NUR 771a

NUR 732

 

Utilization of Research and Evidence-Based Practice

Pharmacology of Nurse Anesthesia I

Clinical Practicum in Nurse Anesthesia I

Advanced Principles of Nurse Anesthesia Practice

 

Core

Specialty

Specialty

Specialty

 

 

 

3:3

1:1

8:0:32

4:4

 

 

 

480

 

Semester 3-Summer

NUR 752

NUR 755

NUR 798a

NUR 771b

 

 

Biochemistry for Nurse Anesthesia

Cell Pathophysiology for Nurse Anesthesia

Applied EBP & Translational Methods Project I

Clinical Practicum in Nurse Anesthesia I

 

 

Specialty

Specialty

Capstone

Specialty

 

1:1

1:1

1:1

6:0:24    

 

       

 

 

360

Semester 4-Fall

NUR 753

NUR 754

NUR 772

NUR 714

NUR 798b

 

Cardiovascular Pathophysiology for Nurse Anesthesia

Pharmacology of Nurse Anesthesia II

Clinical Practicum in Nurse Anesthesia II

Informatics in Healthcare

Applied EBP & Translational Methods Project II

 

Specialty

Specialty

Specialty

Core

Capstone

 

 

2:2

1:1

6:0:24

3:3

1:1

 

 

 

360

Semester 5-Spring

NUR 756

NUR 757

NUR 773a

NUR 706

NUR798c

 

Respiratory Pathophysiology for Nurse Anesthesia

Pharmacology of Nurse Anesthesia III

Clinical Practicum in Nurse Anesthesia III

Biostatistics and Epidemiology for Advanced Practice

Applied EBP & Translational Methods Project III

 

Specialty

Specialty

Specialty

Core

Capstone

 

2:2

2:2

5:0:20

3:3

1:1

 

 

 

300

Semester 6-Summer

NUR 798d

NUR 733b

 

 

Applied EBP & Translational Methods Project IV

Clinical Practicum in Nurse Anesthesia III

 

Capstone

Specialty

 

1:1

8:0:32

 

 

480

Semester 7-Fall

NUR 759

NUR 774

NUR 743

NUR 798e

 

 

 

Pharmacology of Nurse Anesthesia IV

Clinical Practicum in Nurse Anesthesia IV

Effective Leadership for Practice

Applied EBP & Translational Methods Project V

 

Specialty

Specialty

Core

Capstone

 

 

2:2

6:0:24

3:3

2:2

 

 

360

 

Semester 8-Spring

NUR 620

NUR 620S

NUR 758


NUR 775a

 

 

Law, Policy, and Economics of Healthcare

Seminar for Nurse Anesthesia Advanced Practice

Pathophysiology of Abdominal Systems for Nurse Anesthesia

Clinical Practicum in Nurse Anesthesia V

 

 

 

Core

Specialty


Specialty

Specialty

 

 

 

 

3:3

1:1


2:2

7:0:28

 

 

 

 

 


420

Semester 9-Summer

NUR 797

NUR 775b

 

 

Integrated Clinical Concepts

Clinical Practicum in Nurse Anesthesia V

 

 

Specialty

Specialty

 

2:2

7:0:28

 

 

420

Totals

 

 

107

3180

​​EVALUATION PROCESS

​Students receive a letter grade at the end of each semester for each course. Grading is on a 4.0 scale. A student must earn a 3.0 grade point average in both the graduate credit and clinical setting to be eligible for graduation. Examinations in the classroom are given during and upon completion of each course.

Daily evaluations for the clinical practicum are completed by the clinical faculty while enrolled in the program. A "B" or above in clinical practicums is required throughout the program.