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Marquette University

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Milwaukee, WI

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Overview

Marquette University / Department of Biomedical Engineering is located in Milwaukee, WI, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Functional imaging
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Bioinstrumentation/computers
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Systems physiology
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Rehabilitation bioengineering
Master of Engineering (ME) Biorehabilitation
Master of Science (MS) Bioinstrumentation/computers
Master of Science (MS) Healthcare technologies management
Master of Engineering (ME) Bioimaging
Master of Engineering (ME) Biocomputing
Master of Engineering (ME) Biomechanics
Master of Science (MS) Systems physiology
Master of Engineering (ME) Bioinstrumentation
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biomechanics/biomaterials
Master of Science (MS) Biomechanics/biomaterials

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 15
Doctoral Degrees 4

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? Yes
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE General Test
Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Dissertation defense, qualifying exam

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

83
Applied
49
Accepted
14
Enrolled
59%

Applying

50
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline February 15th Not reported Yes
Spring deadline November 15th Not reported No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE General Test
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, official transcripts from all current and previous colleges/universities except Marquette, three letters of recommendation, brief statement of purpose that includes proposed area of research specialization, interview with program director (for ME), one year of post-baccalaureate professional work experience
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE General Test
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.0, official transcripts from all current and previous colleges/universities except Marquette, three letters of recommendation, brief statement of purpose that includes proposed area of research specialization

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 530

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards February 15
Types of financial support available Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

53
Total Graduate Students
11%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.89%
Black or African American 1.89%
White or Caucasian 69%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 11.32%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 3.77%

Gender

Male (62%)
Female (37%)

Faculty

25
Total faculty
Full-time - 17
Part-time - 8
Male (15)
Female (10)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Cell and organ physiology, signal processing, gait analysis, orthopedic rehabilitation engineering, telemedicine
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
2,116,635

Location & Contact

Address PO Box 1881
Milwaukee, WI  53201-1881
United States
Contact Dr. Lars Olson
Interim Chair
Phone: 414-288-3539

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