12 months
1431 USD/credit 42930 USD/year
1431 USD/credit 42930 USD/year
663 USD/credit 19890 USD/year
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Transform Research Knowledge Into Life-changing Devices and Technologies in the Bioengineering program offered by the George Mason University. 

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Some of today's most important medical breakthroughs are developed by bioengineers. Our teams of engineers, scientists, mathematicians, and healthcare providers have developed engineered tissues, internal and external prosthetics, multiple imaging modalities, and diagnostic and therapeutic devices.

Learning Outcomes

As a master's student in our Bioengineering   program at George Mason University  you will:

  • Prepare for research and professional practice in bioengineering and related fields.
  • Learn the fundamentals and apply them to advanced work in engineering techniques to solve problems in biology and medicine.
  • Study with nationally recognized experts the areas of Biomedical Imaging and Devices, Computational Biomedical Engineering, Biomaterials and Nanomedicine, and Neurotechnology and Computational Neuroscience.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Biomedical Data Analytics
  • Cell and Tissue Engineering
  • Biomaterials
  • Medical Image Processing
  • Medical Imaging
  • Neural Engineering
  • Bioengineering Research Methods

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 SCH



On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Applicants must have completed a baccalaureate degree in engineering or the sciences from an accredited program and an earned GPA of 3.0 or better in their 60 highest-level credits.
  • In addition to fulfilling Mason's admission requirements for graduate study, applicants seeking to be admitted must demonstrate or provide the following:
  • Demonstrate strong knowledge in ordinary differential equations cell biology and general chemistry as demonstrated by the BS degree, course selection, or project work.
  • Additional knowledge in molecular biology, physiology, organic chemistry, linear algebra, and/or statistics is recommended.
  • Provide two letters of recommendation, from references who are familiar with the applicant's professional accomplishments.
  • Provide a resume and detailed statement of career goals and professional aspirations.
  • If their native language is not English, students must take the English Proficiency exam.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    42930 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1431 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    42930 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1431 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    19890 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 663 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Fairfax

1330 - 2300 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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