Maine College of Health Professions
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RN Post Graduate Cardiac Residency Information/Admission Requirements

Eligibility Requirements for Application to MCHP's RN Post Graduate Cardiac Residency Program

In order to be eligible to apply to MCHP's RN Post Graduate Cardiac Residency Program, candidates must:

  • Be a graduate of an accredited school of nursing. BSN preferred.
  • Have accepted an offer of employment.
  • Understand that all offers are contingent upon the applicant passing the NCLEX.
  • Make a commitment to actively participate in all learning sessions and complete program-related activities.
  • Commit to work for a minimum of two years within the designated specialty area.
  • Be able to work days, evenings, nights, and weekends

Applicants may also be required to meet additional admissions requirements and prerequisites.


  • Graduates will work in one or more of CMMC's cardiac units:
    • T3: Cardiopulmonary, Y3: Cardiothoracic Single Stay Unit, Y4: Intensive Care Unit

Program Dates:

  • To learn when the next 12-week session starts, or for more information about the admissions process: a 207-795-2840.