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Medical Device Engineering

University of California, San Diego

Master On Campus
24 months
Duration
32109 USD/year
32109 USD/year
17007 USD/year
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About

The MAS in Medical Device Engineering (MDE) degree program at the University of California, San Diego was sunset in 2019 after graduating its seventh cohort with 100 graduate alumni.

Overview

A key feature of the Medical Device Engineering program at the University of California, San Diego was a 3-quarter capstone that required a combination of in-class, laboratory, and off-campus work. 

Key Features 

  • The capstone provided an opportunity for students to integrate knowledge acquired over previous quarters in a written report and oral presentation.
  • The MDE was a specialized degree that offered a focused cross-disciplinary technical education program catering to the needs of engineering professionals. 

Programme Structure

Courses include: 
  • Fundamentals of Physiology and Anatomy
  • Medical Devices: Clinical Perspectives
  • Mechanics and Transport Processes for Biomedical Device Design
  • Computer Aided Design of Medical Devices
  • Life Sciences and Technologies
  • Design and Implementation of Medical Device Technology 

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English

Credits

60 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA Your GPA, or Grade Point Average, is a number that indicates how well or how high you scored in your courses on average. Usually a GPA scales between 1.0 and 4.0, however different countries and universities can have different grading systems.
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English requirements

TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Transcripts, attestations, appendices or addenda to diplomas, or mark sheets showing courses and examinations, units or hours, and grades (rank in class, if available).
  • Diplomas, degree certificates, or professional titles showing the degree and date conferred.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    32109 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32109 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    32109 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 32109 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.
  • In-State

    17007 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 17007 USD per year and a duration of 24 months.

Funding

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Medical Device Engineering
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University of California, San Diego

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