Program Description

Electrophysiology (EP) is an emerging healthcare science and therapy. EP is a subspecialty of cardiology that focuses on diagnosing and treating cardaic arrhythmias. Technologists assist the cardiologist during diagnostic and invasive procedures including programmed electrical stimulation, sterile scrub technique, electro-anatomical 3D mapping, catheter ablation for cardiac arrhythimias and device implantation for cardiac rhythm management such as pacemakers and other advanced implantable devices. 

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Program Length

12 months: Please note: The AS program is taught online with clinical rotations at affiliated hospitals in various geographical locations.

Possible Careers

Cardiac Cath Labs, Hospital and Clinical settings, Sales positions for Bio-technology companies.

Application Deadlines

Quarter Application Open Priority Deadline Final Deadline
Autumn of 2021 Jan 1, 2021 Mar 31, 2021 Jun 30, 2021

Admissions Requirements

  • Minimum G.P.A. is 2.4
  • Prerequisites should be completed

Prerequisites

  • Religion: 4 units per year of attendance at a Seventh-day Adventist college or university
  • High school algebra or intermediate algebra in college
  • Anatomy and physiology
  • Introductory chemistry
  • Introductory physics or high school physics
  • Choose one from the following: general psychology, general sociology, cultural anthropology
  • English composition, complete sequence
  • Humanities
  • Medical Terminology
  • Electives to reach a total of 39 quarter units of prerequisites (26 semester)
Integrating faith and health
Loma Linda University educates and encourages a balanced life by living our values of humility, compassion, justice, integrity, excellence, freedom and self- control. You will be surrounded by faculty who are committed to healthcare innovation and research while engaging your spirituality.

Expected Cost of Attendance

Academic Year 2021-2022

Year of Program: Year Year 1 Year 2
Tuition $24,010 $6,370
Fees $2,772 $924
Books & Supplies $1,000 $332
Instruments
Misc (e.g., Boards, Licensing exam, Uniforms)
Total $27,782 $7,626

Notes

The cost of attendance varies from year to year. Please contact the department for up-to-date costs.

Estimated Living Expenses

Academic Year 2021-2022, off campus, with a roommate

Year of Program: Year Year 1 Year 2
Months enrolled 9 3
Room & Board $13,275 $4,425
Transportation $2,880 $960
Personal Expenses $2,250 $750

Notes

  • Amounts are what a student can apply to borrow for the number of months shown in each academic year based on living off campus with a roommate and not with a relative.
  • International students need to calculate 12 months of living expenses based on the numbers listed here.
  • In general, to qualify for financial aid a student must be enrolled at least half time taking degree requirements. Half time is 6 units in a quarter for undergraduate programs and 4 units in a quarter for graduate programs.