University of Nebraska Medical Center

Admission Requirements

Master of Perfusion Science Degree Advancement Option


Admission Requirements

Admission to the Master of Perfusion Science Degree Advancement Option requires the applicant to successfully complete the following prior to matriculation:

  • Complete a Bachelor's degree from a United States or Canadian accredited college or university.
  • Be a graduate of an accredited Perfusion education program from within the United States and
  • Present a Perfusion program GPA of at least 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale) at time of application submission.
Applicants who have successfully submitted their application prior to the deadline and have met the minimum requirements will be selected to have a one-on-one meeting with the Program Director prior to acceptance decisions.



Admit Terms

Application Opens

U.S. Application Deadline

Spring (Jan-May) July 1 October 1
Fall (Aug-Dec) July 1 June 1

Participant Requirements

Participants need to possess computer operating system skills and have easy access to a computer with a high speed Internet connection and up-to-date software. Local preceptor, or proctor, may be utilized.

Review the Computer Requirements.

All applications and transcripts are reviewed by the Clinical Perfusion Education Program Director on a case-by-case basis. Grades lower than “C-” will not transfer for credit. Additional coursework may transfer for credit; course description and syllabus may be requested for evaluation of equivalency with UNMC.

Applicants will be considered without regard to age, sex, race, color, national origin, religion, political beliefs, or disability. Motivational factors, life experience, patient care experience, maturity, and references are important factors in the admission process.

How to Apply