24 months
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1095 USD/credit 27922 USD/year
1095 USD/credit 27922 USD/year
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About

Cardiovascular Perfusion graduates at Quinnipiac University are essential members of the support team who make this and other types of life-saving procedures possible.

Overview

At Cardiovascular Perfusion at Quinnipiac University They’ll teach you to operate the equipment perfusionists use to support or replace a patient’s heart and lung functions during cardiac surgery and to monitor vital cardiopulmonary signs to keep the patient stable. You’ll also learn to administer the appropriate medications and anesthesia during surgery. 

Learning outcomes

Cardiovascular Perfusion program at Quinnipiac University is one of only eight in the nation that offers graduate-level training in this profession. As cardiovascular disease becomes increasingly common, the employment opportunities in this field continue to expand, and we prepare you to enter the workforce with a competitive advantage. A strong sense of responsibility and the capacity to work effectively with other professionals in a high-pressure environment are essential qualities of successful cardiovascular perfusionists. You’ll acquire both during group activities and clinical work. Plus, you’ll learn in our technologically sophisticated Center for Medicine, Nursing and Health Sciences. 

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Disease Mechanisms
  • Cardiovascular Perfusion
  • Systems Anatomy and Physiology 
  • Extracorporeal Circuitry and Laboratory 
  • Physiologic Monitoring

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The program will accept applications up to 1 or 2 weeks prior to the start date.

Credits

51 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Student insurance

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  • Additional medical costs (i.e. dental)
  • Repatriation, if something happens to you or your family
  • Liability
  • Home contents and baggage
  • Accidents
  • Legal aid

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts from all colleges attended, whether or not grades were earned
  • Secondary school transcript with graduation date, unless an associate’s degree was earned
  • Advanced placement transcripts
  • International baccalaureate transcripts; International students should send official transcripts to World Education Services (WES) for certification and evaluation of credit and request that Quinnipiac University receive the results. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27922 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1095 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    27922 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1095 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Hamden

1100 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.

Funding

Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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