Biomedical Engineering

Widener University

M.Sc. On Campus
24 months
1222 USD/credit
1222 USD/credit
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Advance your career through a specialized graduate curriculum that integrates knowledge from engineering with the biomedical sciences to enhance the quality of life. We offer a master degree in Biomedical Engineering at the Widener University. 


The master's program in Biomedical Engineering at the Widener University is designed to further your skills and understanding of engineering and life sciences, while encouraging you to explore specializations within the field. 

Students benefit from a variety of research opportunities, a supportive environment and a flexible curriculum. All graduate classes are offered in the evening, so that you can continue to work while pursuing your degree. Some of these classes are also available to stream online.

If you'd like to get more involved with research or teaching, graduate assistantships are available. You can earn your master of science in engineering degree with or without a thesis. The classroom study includes core engineering courses as well as technical electives, including advanced courses in microscopic and medical imaging, medical instrumentation, nanotechnology, and biomechanics, devices and design. 

Students following the thesis option will take 24 credits of classroom study and complete a 6-credit thesis.  Those not pursuing thesis will replace the 6-credit thesis with two technical electives.

Award-Winning Research

  • Work with award-winning faculty on cutting-edge research including preventing birth-related injuries, helping people with amputated limbs, and detecting the onset of Alzheimer's disease. 
  • You can pursue your own thesis research or work with faculty presenting at conferences and publishing papers. 

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Biomedical Microscopic Imaging
  • Design of Medical Instrumentation
  • Principles of Medical Imaging
  • Advanced Biomaterials

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  • Full-time
    • 24 months

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36 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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English requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Online Application
  • Resume
  • Personal Statement
  • One Letter of Recommendation
  • Transcripts
  • GRE scores
  • A course-by-course credential evaluation completed by WES.
  • Official TOEFL, IELTS, or Duolingo Scores

Tuition Fee

  • International

    1222 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1222 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.
  • National

    1222 USD/credit
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 1222 USD per credit and a duration of 24 months.


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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