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Biomedical Engineering - Premedical Concentration, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
University rank #801 (QS) , FL,
Biomedical engineering is a multidisciplinary field at the interface of traditional engineering disciplines and biological sciences. Biomedical engineers apply engineering principles and techniques to solve problems in medicine and biology. 

About

The two educational objectives of the Biomedical Engineering program are achieved via the implementation of a curriculum with four parallel concentrations which include a common core and concentration-specific courses. The core curriculum is designed to provide a broad foundation in the basic sciences and in engineering. Concentration-specific courses provide the depth required to be proficient engineers.

The four concentrations are:

  • Electrical (E),
  • Mechanical (M),
  • Biomaterials and Tissue (B) and
  • Premedical (P).

The Premed concentration provides training in biomedical engineering and allows for students to take courses that are commonly required for admission to medical school. 

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    133 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Engineering I
  • Introduction to Engineering II
  • Introduction to programming for Biomedical Engineers
  • Medical Systems Physiology
  • Human Physiology Laboratory
  • Biomedical Statistics and Data Analysis
  • Foundations of Medical Imaging
  • Biomaterials
  • Fundamentals of Biomechanics
  • Biomedical Design
  • Biomedical Measurements
  • Biomedical Transport Phenomena
  • Biomedical Signal Analysis
  • Biomedical Instrumentation
  • Regulatory Control of Biomedical Devices
  • Master's Design Project I
  • Master's Design Project II
  • Electrical Circuit Theory
  • Electrical Circuits Laboratory

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English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    6.5

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  • Minimum required score:

    80

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

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General Requirements

  • Complete the online application
  • Official Transcripts
  • Send official Test Scores: Test scores will only be accepted if they are submitted directly from the testing agency
  • Complete the School Report
  •  Letter or Recommendation
  • Conduct updates, if applicable
  • Special Programs may require additional requirements like a portfolio or/and schedule and audition
  • If applicable, submit your financial aid documents
  • For international students only: Submit official test scores from the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS)

Tuition Fee

  • International

    66274 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 66274 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    66274 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 66274 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Miami

  • 1508 - 2610 USD/month
    Living Costs

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