The online Master of Perfusion Science (MPS) Degree Advancement Option (DAO) allows working perfusionists, who have completed a CAAHEP-accredited perfusion program, the opportunity to advance their education and professional goals.
Qualified candidates work with the program director to develop a plan of study that includes coursework and a thesis project designed to match the student's clinical and educational background with their professional goals. The MPS DAO program is available through distance education technology and may be completed on a part-time basis by qualified Perfusionists.
Students choose the online Perfusion Science, MPS program because:
- They gain an opportunity to advance their career by developing independent and critical-thinking skills to stay competitive in today's healthcare environment.
- The program is offered by the esteemed University of Nebraska Medical Center, which is dedicated to preparing individuals to provide the highest level of patient care achievable.
- The program is offered online, by utilizing distance learning technologies, students can work in their profession while completing their degree.
- The degree advancement option allows professionals in good standing to earn a Masters of Perfusion Science (MPS) degree.
Students are allowed up to three years to complete the degree advancement option; however, it is possible to complete the program in four semesters, depending on the student's course load.