Program in Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology College of Engineering University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

Program in Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology College of Engineering University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

North Dartmouth, MA
location
Public
type
Suburban
setting
40%
60%
student ratio
20
total students
Not Reported
average amount to complete degree
February 15
fall application deadline
21%
acceptance rate
12 Degrees Offered
degrees offered

Degrees & Award

  • Degrees Offered
    • Major Degree Levels Offered
    • Chemistry Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Mathematics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Electrical/Computer Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Computer And Information Science Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Physics Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Biomedical Engineering/Biotechnology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
      Master of Science (MS)
    • Mechanical Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Civil Engineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Biology Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Bioengineering Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
    • Medical Laboratory Science Master of Science (MS)
  • Degrees Awarded
    • Master's Degrees 2
    • Doctoral Degrees 4
    • 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 Not reported
    • Doctoral Degrees Required and Required
    • First Professional Degrees Not reported
    • Other Advanced Degrees Not reported

Admissions

21% of applicants are admitted.
  • Acceptance Rate
    • Applied 46
    • Accepted 10
    • Acceptance Rate 21
    • Enrolled 1
  • Applying
    • Application Fee - Domestic $60
    • Application Fee - International $60
    • Electronic applications accepted? Yes
    • Applications processed on a rolling basis? Yes
  • Application Deadlines
    • Type Domestic International Priority Date
    • Fall deadline February 15th January 15th Yes
    • Winter deadline Not Reported Not Reported Not Reported
    • Spring deadline November 15th October 15th Yes
  • Entrance Requirements
    • Master's DegreesGRE, statement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, and 3 letters of recommendation, official transcripts
    • Doctoral's DegreesGRE, statement of purpose (minimum of 300 words), resume, and 3 letters of recommendation, official transcripts
    • First-Professional's DegreesNot Reported
    • Other Advanced DegreesNot Reported
    • International DegreesTOEFL required, 550 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 awardsMarch 1
    • Types of financial support availableFellowships, Research Assitantships, Teaching Assistantships, Federal Work-Study, Financial Support for Part-time Students, Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

  • Gender
    • Total Graduate Students20
    • Female Percentage40%
    • Male Percentage60%
  • Participation
    • Total Graduate Students20
    • Part-time Percentage60%
    • Full-time Percentage40%
  • Ethnicity
    • Hispanic / Latino10%
    • Black / African American0%
    • White / Caucasian90%
    • American Indian / Alaskan Native0%
    • Asian0%
    • Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander0%
    • Two or more races0%
    • Unknown0%

Research

  • Existing Research
    • Focus of faculty researchComparative immunology, vaccine design, biosensors, biomimetic materials, polymer science, soft electronics, hydrogels, regenerative biological materials
    • Externally sponsored research expenditures last year$2,038,000

Location & Contact

Program in Biomedical Engineering and Biotechnology

College of Engineering
University of Massachusetts Dartmouth

285 Old Westport Road
North Dartmouth, MA 02747-2300
United States

Sankha Bhowmick

Graduate Program Director for Engineering Options

Phone: 508-999-8619
Fax: 508-999-8881
Email: sbhowmick@umassd.edu

Steven Briggs

Director of Marketing and Recruitment for Graduate Studies

Phone: 508-999-8604
Fax: 508-999-8183
Email: graduate@umassd.edu


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