MS in Biomedical Engineering

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Program Description

The graduate-level (M.S. and Ph.D.) programs in Biomedical Engineering (BME) are offered jointly by North Dakota State University's College of Engineering, University of North Dakota's School of Medicine and Health Sciences, and University of North Dakota's College of Engineering and Mines.

The M.S. and Ph.D. programs in BME are available on-campus or online. Students in the online program pay the in-state tuition rate.

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Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor of Science degree from an ABET-accredited engineering program.
  • Students holding a B.S. degree in other disciplines may be admitted to Qualified Status with an obligation to acquire the necessary background undergraduate engineering knowledge. The exact requirements will be determined on a case-by-case basis.
  • Graduate Record Examination General Test for applicants from non-ABET accredited programs.
  • A minimum GPA is 3.0 (4.0 scale) is required. Conditional admittance may be obtained for a GPA of less than 3.0.

Financial Assistance

Research and/or teaching assistantships may be available to qualified students. Applicants are considered on the basis of scholarship, the potential to undertake advanced study and research, and financial need. The availability of research and teaching assistantships is contingent upon current funding levels. Applicants should communicate with potential faculty advisors for funding opportunities.

Degree Requirements

  • Anatomy & Physiology
  • Animal Physiology
  • BRG Related Courses
  • Graduate Preparation (for example, Grant Writing)
  • Internship (industrial, clinical, or research lab)
  • Electives (approved by the adviser)
  • Master's thesis or Master's project
  • Graduate Seminar
  • Master's Thesis
Last updated Oct 2020

About the School

NDSU is a student-focused, land-grant, research university with a graduate student population of about 2,000 across 75+ programs. Our students work with world-class faculty on innovative, and often in ... Read More

NDSU is a student-focused, land-grant, research university with a graduate student population of about 2,000 across 75+ programs. Our students work with world-class faculty on innovative, and often interdisciplinary, research. Additionally, our students have access to professional development opportunities, and events such as Three Minute Thesis. Our low tuition costs make NDSU a bargain, and our career outcomes are excellent. We are located in Fargo, ND – a Midwestern “hidden gem,” and a welcoming and vibrant community of about 230,000 with a unique rural-urban feel. We have a bustling entrepreneurial atmosphere; rich culture; great local fare, arts, and entertainment; and family friendly environment. Read less