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Perioperative Nursing
Diploma program (Typically finished in a single semester)

The curriculum is designed for graduate nurses or registered nurses who wish to acquire the academic and practical knowledge for a specialty in perioperative nursing.

This program provides the student the opportunity:

  • understand concepts and principals of perioperative nursing.
  • learn the applicable skills to function in the operating room.

The graduate of this program is able to:

  • Apply operating room skills

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to Perioperative Nursing
Required Courses / Recommended Sequence
NUR-221 - Physical Assessment, 3 credits
NUR-226 - Perioperative Nursing Didactic, 3 credits
NUR-227 - Perioperative Nursing Internship, 3 credits
NUR-228 - Registered Nurse First Assistant, 3 credits
NUR-229 - Registered Nurse First Assistant Clinical Internship, 4 credits

Total Credits for Degree: 16

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