Prerequisites and Admission


A 2-year AMA Allied Health degree that is health care related is the minimum requirement. These include, but are not limited to: Radiologic Technology, Physical Therapy, Respiratory Therapy, Occupational Therapy, or Registered Nursing. Also students who have a bachelors degree with 8 credits of Anatomy and Physiology completed in health care will be considered. M.D.s and D.O.s are also eligible to apply.

Students shall demonstrate satisfactory completion of the following prerequisites and/or co-requsites:

Educational concentrations in areas of: 

  • Human anatomy and physiology
  • Medical terminology

Application Process

Applications will be accepted until April 4th. Interviews will follow with class selection by June 1st.

Materials needed for admission:

  • Official transcripts - high school and college
  • Essay
  • Two letters of reference - professional and personal
  • Resume
  • $50 Application Fee 

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Tuition and Fees

$17,000: Includes all tuition, books, lab and graduation fees, national registry fees.

For questions and more information, contact:

The Hoffman Heart and Vascular Institute of Connecticut
School of Cardiac Ultrasound
Saint Francis Hospital and Medical Center
114 Woodland Street
Hartford, CT 06105
(860) 714-5698