Biomedical Engineering, M.Sc.

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University rank #101 (ARWU) , TX,
A Master of Science (M.S.) provides students with a combination of coursework and research training. It is good for skill building and establishing technical leadership. Although most students feel they are required to receive an M.S. before applying to a Ph.D., this is not the case.

About

The Department of Biomedical Engineering has unique strengths in biomedical optics, cardiovascular biomechanics and biomaterials. The department’s faculty members are internationally recognized and collegial with collaborative relationships that span engineering, physical and natural sciences, medicine and veterinary sciences.

Vision

The departmental vision is to be a global leader in biomedical engineering by working to solve the world’s greatest health problems and engineering innovative research solutions that advance health, by providing quality teaching, mentoring, and experiential learning, and by excelling in professional and public service.

Mission

The fundamental mission of the department is to serve its students by providing an exciting and challenging academic environment; serve its profession through the discovery and dissemination of knowledge; serve the university system by facilitating and leading multidisciplinary biomedical research; and serve the growing biotechnology and biomedical device industry in Texas via technology transfer and educating the workforce.

Objectives

The objectives of the biomedical engineering program are to produce high-quality graduates with a broad-based education in engineering, life sciences and natural sciences; graduates who earn graduate degrees, careers in the biomedical or biotechnology industries or entry into medical or other professional schools; graduates who will make significant contributions in biomedical industries, medicine and other sectors; and graduates who will apply acquired knowledge appropriately, work professionally with others, effectively communicate ideas and technical information and continue to learn and improve their knowledge base and skills.

Programme Structure

Courses included:
  • Biomedical Engineering
  • Communications
  • Seminar
  • Research

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Deadline and start date Application deadline and start date were not specified by the programme.
  • Programme intensity Full-time
  • Credits
    32 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
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English Language Requirements

You only need to take one of these language tests:

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

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  • Minimum required score:

    550

    The TOEFL – or Test OF English as a Foreign Language – offers a paper-based test (PBT). The final, overall PBT score ranges between 310 and 677, and is based on an average taken from the three test components (listening, structure, and reading). The writing part of this test is scored separately on a scale of 0-6. Read more about TOEFL (PBT).

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    The TOEFL – or Test Of English as a Foreign Language – offers an internet-based test (iBT). The final, overall iBT score ranges between 0 and 120, and includes a scaled average from the four components (reading, listening, speaking, and writing). Read more about TOEFL (iBT).

Academic Requirements

  • On-line Application. A completed Apply Texas Application.
  • Application Fee. A nonrefundable $90 application fee. The application fee may be paid by check, money order or approved credit card. If you wish to submit your application fee by check or money order please use the alternate payment form.
  • Official Transcripts and Records. Official transcripts are required from each post-secondary university or college attended. An official statement of the award of the degree or diploma is required for each degree completed. College work from one institution posted on the transcript of another institution will not be accepted.
  • Official Test Scores. Required test scores (GRE or GMAT) should be sent directly from the Educational Testing Service to Texas A&M University and be taken within five years.

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