The quarter-term academic calendar can be found on the Drexel University website (applicable only for currently enrolled students through the Class of 2021).
The following curriculum is applicable only to currently enrolled students through the Class of 2021.
Total credits = 94.
The number following each course number is the number of credits for the course.
Students are strongly encouraged to take online courses early prior to the start of the program as shown in the Year 1 Winter and Spring terms. If not possible, coursework will be as arranged by the Drexel liaison (curriculum available upon request).
Optional Online Classes:
NURS500-3 Confronting Issues in Contemporary Health Care
XXXXX-3 Elective of Choice
Optional Online Classes:
NURS520-3 Advanced Physiology
NURS544-3 Quality Improvement and Safety in Healthcare
Summer (Level I)
Official Start of Program. On-site classes begin at DUI.
NURST680 POP I-3 Principles of Practice I
CRNA5102-2 Intro to Clinical Practicum
NURST680 Intro to NA-1 Intro to Nurse Anesthesia
NURS550-4 Advanced Physical Assessment (online)
Fall (Level II)
NURST680 POP II-3 Principles of Practice II
NURST680 CPII-3 Clinical Practicum II
NURST680 Chem & Physics-2 Chemistry & Physics for Nurse Anesthesia
NURS549-3 Advanced Pharmacology (online)
Winter (Level III)
NURST680 POP III-3 Principles of Practice III
CRNA5302-3 Clinical Practicum III
NURS628 AP I-3 Advanced Pathophysiology I
Spring (Level IV)
NURST680 POP IV-2 Principles of Practice IV
CRNA5402-3 Clinical Practicum IV
NURST680 AP II-2 Advanced Pathophysiology II
RSCH503-3 Methods for Health Research I (online)
Summer (Level V)
NURST680 POP V-3 Principles of Practice V
CRNA5502-3 Clinical Practicum V
NURST680 AP III-3 Advanced Pathophysiology III
Fall (Level VI)
NURS630-3 Principles of Practice VI
CRNA5602-3 Clinical Practicum VI
NURST680 AP IV-2 Advanced Pathophysiology IV
RSCH504-3 Methods for Health Research II (online)
Winter (Level VII)
NURST680 POP VII-2 Principles of Practice VII
CRNA5702-3 Clinical Practicum VII
NURST680 AP V-3 Advanced Pathophysiology V
NURS502-3 Advanced Ethical Decision Making in Healthcare (online)
Spring (Level VIII)
NURST680 POP VIII-2 Principles of Practice VIII
CRNA5802-3 Clinical Practicum VIII
NURST680 Current Issues in Nurse Anesthesia
Summer (Level IX)
NURST680 POP IX-2 Principles of Practice IX
CRNA5902-3 Clinical Practicum IX
To continue to matriculate students must maintain a “B” (84% or above) and an overall GPA of 3.0 in all coursework throughout the program. The NAP follows Drexel University’s Grading Scale as shown below (applicable only to currently enrolled students through the Class of 2021).
|Grade||Numerical Grade||Quality Points|
|F||68 or below||0.00|
Rights and Responsibilities
Please refer to the Rights and Responsibilities tab below for more information.
Course descriptions for all NURST680 and NURST630 courses are below.
Course descriptions for online coursework are located at: http://catalog.drexel.edu/coursedescriptions/ (applicable only for currently enrolled students through the Class of 2021).