Excela Health School of Anesthesia and Saint Vincent College
Master of Science in Health Science

Health Sciences Courses

Number of Credits

Professional Aspects

0

Advanced Pharmacology I

3

Advanced Pharmacology II

 3

Organic & Medicinal Chemistry

3

Biochemistry

2

Intro to Principles of Anethesia

2

Medical Physics

3

Advanced Physical
Assessment

2

Advanced Human
Anatomy Physiology and
Pathophysiology I

5

Health Sciences Courses

Number of Credits

Advanced Human
Anatomy, Physiology,
& Pathophysiology II

5

Anesthesia Didactics I

6

Anesthesia Didactics II

6

Advanced Theory
and Practice of Anesthesia

4

Leadership and Management
in Healthcare

3

Research

3

Research I

3

Crisis Management
Simulation Course
3

Anesthesia Courses at Clinical Sites:
All Clinical Practicums


Student anesthetists may complete the master's degree only if they remain in good standing at both the Excela Health School of Anesthesia and Saint Vincent College. Dismissal or withdrawal from the School of Anesthesia or Saint Vincent College means automatic dismissal from the program.

Excela Health School of Anesthesia and Saint Vincent College
Doctorate in Nursing Practice Entry Level

(Pending Approval)



Spring I Number of Credits
Advanced Human Anatomy & Physiology I 5
Advanced Pharmacology I 3
Medical Physicis 2
Chemistry for Anesthesia Providers 2
Research Methods 3
Healthcare and Medical Ethics 2

17 Credits
   
 Summer I  
Healthcare Informatics 3
Evidence-Based Practice 3
Risk Management and Patient Safety 3

9 Credits
   
 Fall I  
Advanced Human Anatomy & Physiology II 5
Pharmacology II 3
Advanced Health Assessment 2
Introduction to Principles of Anesthesia 3
Leadership 2

15 Credits
   
 Spring II  
Basic Anesthesia Principles I 6
U.S. Healthcare Systems & Healthcare Economics 3
Clinical Practicum 1 1
  10 Credits
   
 Summer II  
Basic Anesthesia Principles II 3
Clinical Practicum 2 1
  4 Credits
   
 Fall II  
Basic Anesthesia Principles III
6
Selected Topics in Anesthesia 3
Clinical Practicum 3 1
  10 Credits
   
 Spring III  
Advanced Anesthesia Principles I 6
Doctoral Project I 2
Clinical Practicum 4 2
  10 Credits
   
 Summer III  
Critical Events in Anesthesia Simulation 3
Doctoral Project II 2
Clinical Practicum 5 1
  6 Credits 
   
 Fall III  
Advanced Principles of Anesthesia II 6
Doctoral Project III 2
Clinical Practicum 6 2
  10 Credits 
   
                                               Total Credits:  91