60 months
27494 USD/year
27494 USD/year
12208 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Biology - Biomedical Engineering program at The University of Texas at Arlington prepares students for careers in the fast growing biotechnology and biomedical engineering industries. 


The Biology - Biomedical Engineering program at The University of Texas at Arlington also prepares students for medical school and advanced study. Students are required to take courses from engineering, life sciences and liberal arts, culminating in a five-year Master of Science Degree in Biomedical Engineering, and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology. The curriculum is offered jointly by the College of Engineering and the College of Science. In this program, two areas of emphasis are offered:

  • Bioimaging and
  • Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering.

Biomedical engineers use quantitative methods and innovation to analyze and solve problems in biology and medicine. Students choose the biomedical engineering field to be of service to people, to partake in the excitement of working with living systems, and to apply advanced technology to the complex problems of medical care. 

The program includes course work in the basic sciences, core engineering, biomedical engineering, and advanced biotechnology disciplines. Both didactic classroom lectures and hands-on laboratory experience are emphasized. Additionally, students are required to take general educational courses in literature, fine arts, history, political science, and social science.

Career Opportunities

The program prepares students as biomedical engineers for careers in industry, in hospitals, in research facilities of educational and medical institutions, and in government regulatory agencies. It also provides a solid foundation for those wishing to continue for advanced degrees. For those planning to pursue a medical degree, this cross-disciplinary curriculum offers a solid foundation in engineering, which is an advantage in preparing for a medical career.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biostatistics
  • General Microbiology
  • Genetics
  • Cell Physiology
  • General Zoology
  • Plant Science
  • Human Physiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 60 months

Start dates & application deadlines


TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the Applytexas Application or the Common Application
    • Pay the Application Fee or Submit Your Fee Waiver
    • Submit Official Documents & Optional Test Scores
    • Submit FAFSA or TASFA

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    27494 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27494 USD per year during 60 months.
  • National

    27494 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 27494 USD per year during 60 months.
  • In-State

    12208 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12208 USD per year during 60 months.

Living costs for Texas City

882 - 1634 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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