gross anatomy reserved for med students? - page 2

I'm sure there is a reason why nursing students are not required to take gross anatomy; does anyone know if it's required for PA's or NP's? I just finished reading a book on GA and found it very... Read More

  1. by   RNIAM
    Thank you for the answer. I was stumped when they told me we would be disecting a cat. A cadaver must be pretty expensive. How much is the lab fee for a cadavar class compared to a cat lab. I pay 100.00 extra for the lab.4 credit course instead of a three.
  2. by   colleen10
    At least you guys get cats even!

    This summer I am taking A&P1 and we were supposed to dissect a goats eye and muscle. But our class is running so short on time that we will not get to do neither.

    I'm hoping A&P 2 will have some dissection. The only thing I have ever dissected was a fetal pig in my sophomore year of high school.

    A local private women's college in my area offers a human cadavar as part of their A&P and it is offered to those in nursing as well as other majors like Surgical Tech. But the school is expensive and mostly a nursing college.