30 credit hours are required. Coursework consists of ten technical courses (total of 30 semester credit hours). Eight of the technical courses must be graduate level and taken for a letter grade.
Core requirements. Five of the ten technical courses (3 credit hours each, 15 credit hours total) must meet the following requirements:
- Biological or clinical sciences.
- Basic or applied mathematics (To meet this requirement, a statistics course is encouraged, but another mathematics topic may be approved in some circumstances.)
- Students must take a course from three of the four technical areas below:
Technical area 1: Biomedical Imaging and Instrumentation.
Technical area 2: Cellular and Biomolecular Engineering.
Technical area 3: Computational Biomedical Engineering.
Technical area 4: Molecular, Cellular, and Tissue Biomechanics.
M.S.E. with Coursework
- To obtain a coursework M.S.E. degree, students must complete the core requirements above plus five additional technical electives (15 credit hours).
- To obtain an M.S.E. with thesis degree, students must complete the core requirements above plus three additional technical electives (9 credit hours) and two semesters of thesis research (6 credit hours).
More informationVisit official programme website
- Biomedical Imaging: Signals and Systems
- Fluorescence Micro/Spectroscopy
- Lasers and Optics
- Optical Design
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Deadline passed
DisciplinesBio & Biomedical Engineering View 293 other Masters in Bio & Biomedical Engineering in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- An official score for the Graduate Record Examinations General Test (GRE), unless otherwise specified by the graduate program to which the student is applying. International students whose native language is not English must also submit scores on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL) or the International English Language Testing System (IELTS).
- Adequate subject preparation for the proposed major. Evidence of adequate preparation varies by program, but examples include letters of reference, auditions, samples of work, and personal statements
- A grade point average of at least 3.00 in upper-division (junior- and senior-level) coursework and in any graduate work already completed.
International19320 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9660 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
National19320 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 9660 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
In-State10554 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the original amount of 5277 USD per semester and a duration of 24 months.
Graduate students at The University of Texas at Austin generally support themselves in one of the following ways: departmental aid in the form of scholarships, fellowships, and assistantships; fellowships administered by the Office of Graduate Studies; need-based financial aid administered by the Office of Student Financial Services (OSFS), and outside funding or employment.
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