12 months
1546 USD/credit 46380 USD/year
1546 USD/credit 46380 USD/year
870 USD/credit 26100 USD/year
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The Bioengineering program of University of Michigan - Dearborn is designed to prepare students in an area of rapid growth and profound impact on society. 

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The curriculum of the  Bioengineering program of University of Michigan - Dearborn consists of courses specifically designed to provide a comprehensive background in the bioengineering field. Our bioengineering laboratories offer access to the latest equipment and provide hands-on opportunities to work with faculty on research in the broad and collaborative areas in bioengineering. Students in our bioengineering programs have found employment in major corporations and institutions.

Program Goals 

  • To provide students with a strong background in the physical, chemical, and mathematical foundations of biology in relation to bioengineering.

Learning Outcomes

  • Students will be able to demonstrate the ability to apply physical, chemical, and mathematical principles in bioengineering.
  • Students will be able to formulate, analyze, and solve complex health-related problems using bioengineering tools.
  • Students will be able to utilize the rapidly advancing science and technologies of bioengineering in their professional endeavors.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Advanced Engineering Analysis
  • Molecular and Cell Biology for Engineers
  • Biomaterials and Biochemical Interfaces
  • Biomedical Optics and Photonics
  • Microfluidics 
  • Nanobiosystems Engineering

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Bachelor of Science (BS) in bioengineering or a related engineering or science discipline from an ABET-accredited program with a grade point average of B (3.0) or better

  • Students from non-bioengineering fields may be required to take preparatory courses before or after starting the program. 
  • GRE not required
  •  At least 2 letters of recommendation are required as part of the application. These should come from people who know you as an engineer, either academically (professor or research advisor) or professionally (supervisor or manager). Letters of reference from peer employees or personal sources are invalid and will not be considered. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    46380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1546 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    46380 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1546 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    26100 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 870 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Dearborn

1000 - 1500 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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