Admission to the Program

Perfusion Education Admission

Admissions Requirements

Enrollment in each program is limited and competitive. The admissions committee of each program, composed of program faculty and administration, evaluates the qualifications of each applicant and makes the final selections for admission.

Academic Criteria

Graduate Record Examination (GRE)

As of July 2021, UNMC will no longer require or utilize scores from the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) for admission to the Clinical Perfusion program.

Conversation Time

Three (3) unique conversations with a Perfusionist are required. Three separate Conversation Confirmation Forms reflecting these experiences must be received by the application materials deadline.

Required Undergraduate Prerequisites

Biological Sciences

Physical Sciences:


Medical Terminology

Application Deadlines and Admissions Timetable 

Get complete application details on How to Apply.


Admission Demographics
Number of students accepted into the Clinical Perfusion Program per year: 22