Master of Science Cardiovascular Perfusion

The curriculum aligns with the Master's degree level standard of Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) and the American Board of Cardiovascular Perfusion (ABCP) Qualifications Framework. Lawrence Technological University's Master's of Cardiovascular Perfusion program was granted initial accreditation by the Commission on Accreditation of Allied Health Education Programs (CAAHEP) on March 15, 2024. This program also provides the appropriate depth and breadth of knowledge, applied, specialized preparation in critical thinking and scholarly research, problem-solving and analysis, communications, leadership, professional capacity, and autonomy in the field of cardiovascular perfusion. As an accredited program, students will be eligible to write their board exams through the ABCP allowing licensure and work eligibility nationwide (with the exception of the state of Nevada, which requires additional licensure). Please see www.abcp.org for more information on board exam information and licensure.

As a part of the NC-Sara Reciprocity agreement, Lawrence Technological University is required to disclose publicly, the educational requirements for professions that require a license or certification to practice in that field*. This disclosure is not affected by the method of delivery of the program: online, on ground or hybrid. The full list of programs and certificates and their satisfaction of requirements can be found in the table listed below and on each individual college website.

Current and prospective students are encouraged to contact the licensing board of the state or territory in which they wish to practice post-graduation for further information and possible additional requirements. State board links may be accessed through the link provided in the table to the various professional associations. The table below is a good faith effort to provide the most current information on Lawrence Technological University programs and their status with regards to individual state requirements. This table should not be viewed as a guarantee of licensure in a particular state as requirements subject to change by each individual state and territory.

*“Professional Licensure” or “Licensure” means: A process of state or other governmental entities that establishes standards of practice and gives legal permission to practice a profession by providing licenses or certifications to individuals who meet those standards. “NC-Sara Policy Manual, June 27, 2022. Volume 22.1

NC-Sara Professional Licensure - Cardiovascular Perfusion [PDF]