M.Sc. On Campus

Cardiovascular Sciences and Perfusion Medicine

24 months
1605 USD/credit 49755 USD/year
1605 USD/credit 49755 USD/year
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Develop into a highly skilled leader in the field of perfusion with the Master of Science (MS) in Cardiovascular Sciences and Perfusion Medicine at Hofstra University. 


Key facts

Hofstra University's Cardiovascular Sciences and Perfusion Medicine 21-month program integrates didactic and clinical practicum coursework and goes beyond traditional extracorporeal training. You will experience complex aortic surgery, infant and pediatric perfusion for complex congenital and acquired heart disease, extracorporeal life support, ventricular assist devices, and cutting-edge technology in cardiovascular science. Scholarships are available for qualified candidates.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Human Anatomy  
  • Pharmacology
  • Physiology 
  • Perfusion Technology 
  • Biostatistics

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

The preferred application deadline is January 31st. 


62 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • A Baccalaureate Degree that must include:
  • Minimum of 6 credits in Human Biology, lab not included. This may include Microbiology or Cell Biology.
  • Minimum of 6 credits of General Chemistry (inorganic or organic) lab not included. No Introductory course accepted.
  • Minimum of 3 credits in Human Anatomy and 3 credits in Human Physiology. May be taken as part of AP1 and AP2 or separately.
  • Minimum of 6 credits in Math (algebra or higher, statistics accepted)
  • Minimum of 3 credits in General Physics or Physics for life sciences, lab not included.
  • Only course work with a grade of B or higher is acceptable. Grade point average of at least 3.0 from the above course work
  • Submission of college transcripts of all course work.
  • Submission of three (3) letters of recommendation
  • In-person interview with Admissions Committee.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    49755 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1605 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    49755 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1605 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Hempstead

1300 - 2834 USD /month
Living costs

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


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