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M.Sc. On Campus

Biomedical Engineering

The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio

12 months
Duration
300 USD/credit 9000 USD/year
300 USD/credit 9000 USD/year
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About

The primary objective of this Biomedical Engineering program at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is to broadly train students in the principles of biomedical engineering so they are well prepared to participate in the development of new approaches for the diagnosis and treatment of human diseases.  

Overview

As the Biomedical Engineering program at The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio is multidisciplinary, the curriculum is designed to provide a synergistic combination of formal courses, seminars, teaching opportunities, interactions with clinicians, and individualized biomedical engineering research experiences in the laboratories of the biomedical engineering faculty. 

Learning outcomes

All students are required to take core courses in the areas of Biomaterials, Biomechanics, Bioelectronics/Imaging and Biology, Physiology, as well as Responsible Conduct of Patient-Oriented Clinical Research, and Experimental Design and Data Analysis. In addition to the basic core curriculum, students are required to take additional coursework in the area of specialization. Students have access to the bioengineering and biosciences laboratories at both the Health Science Center and UTSA. This provides a unique opportunity to have learning experiences in medical, dental, bioscience, and engineering environments. 

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Independent Study
  • Biology For Bioengineers
  • Human Physiology for Bioengineers
  • Supervised Teaching
  • Seminar

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

30 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
3

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Students who hold an undergraduate degree may apply to the program. The minimum requirements for admission to the Master of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering program are described below. 
  • Note that admission is very competitive and satisfying these requirements does not guarantee admission.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    9000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 300 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    9000 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 300 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for San Antonio

972 - 1507 USD /month
Living costs

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Funding

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