Department of Biomedical Engineering McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science Northwestern University

Department of Biomedical Engineering McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science Northwestern University

Evanston, IL
location
Private
type
Suburban
setting
39%
61%
student ratio
140
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
December 31
fall application deadline
22%
acceptance rate
2 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Biomedical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 33
    • Doctoral Degrees 16
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported
    • * Shows the number of degrees awarded for the last academic year that data was reported.
  • Earning Your Degree
    • Part-time study available? Yes
    • Evening/weekend programs available? No
    • Distance learning programs available? No
    • Terminal master's degree available? Yes
  • Degree Requirements
    • Master's Degrees
    • Doctoral Degrees
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

22% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 427
    • Accepted 95
    • Acceptance Rate 22
    • Enrolled 36
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $95
    • Application Fee - International $95
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Not Reported
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline December 31st December 31st Not Reported
    • Winter deadline November 15th November 1st Not Reported
    • Spring deadline February 15th February 1st Not Reported
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE General Test
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE General Test
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 577 paper based, TOEFL iBT, IELTS required, IELTS paper based

Tuition & Fees

  • Tuition & Fees *
    • Tuition & FeesNot Reported
    • *Average dollar amount (tuition & fees) required to complete the degree
  • Financial Support
    • Financial award applicants must submitFAFSA
    • Application deadlines for financial awardsJanuary 15
    • Types of financial support availableCareer or Field-Related Internships, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Health Care Benefits, Institutionally-sponsored Loans, Traineeships, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students140
    • Female Percentage39%
    • Male Percentage61%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students140
    • Part-time Percentage10%
    • Full-time Percentage90%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino6%
    • Black / African American8%
    • White / Caucasian57%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian20%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races2%
    • Unknown7%

Faculty

  • Faculty Breakout
    • Total Faculty21
    • Full-time Percentage100%
    • Part-time Percentage0%
    • Female Percentage10%
    • Male Percentage90%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchNeural engineering and rehabilitation; cardiovascular engineering; materials, cells, and tissues; imaging and biophotonics; vision research
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$32,298,674

Location & Contact

Department of Biomedical Engineering

McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science
Northwestern University

2145 Sheridan Road E-310
Evanston, IL 60208
United States

Dr. John Troy

Chair

Phone: 847-491-3822
Fax: 847-491-4928
Email: j-troy@northwestern.edu

Dr. Matthew Tresch

Director of Graduate Admissions

Phone: 312-503-1373
Fax: 847-491-4928
Email: m-tresch@northwestern.edu


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