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University of Pittsburgh

Department of Bioengineering

Pittsburgh, PA

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Overview

University of Pittsburgh / Department of Bioengineering is located in Pittsburgh, PA, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Physical Therapy/Doctor of Philosophy (DPT/PhD)
Master of Science/Master of Business Administration (MS/MBA)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Medicine/Doctor of Philosophy (MD/PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 16
Doctoral Degrees 30

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

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Comp Exam Required for some
Thesis Required for some
Doctoral Degrees Comp Exam Required
Thesis Required
Final oral exams

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

270
Applied
89
Accepted
41
Enrolled
33%

Applying

58
Application Fee - Domestic
58
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline March 1st March 1st Yes
Spring deadline July 1st July 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.000
Doctoral Degree Requirements Minimum GPA of 3.000

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 80

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards December 1
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

162
Total Graduate Students
29%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 4.32%
Black or African American 2.47%
White or Caucasian 44%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0.62%
Asian 10.49%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0.62%
Two or more races 5.56%
Unknown 2.47%

Gender

Male (54%)
Female (45%)

Faculty

40
Total faculty
Full-time - 26
Part-time - 14
Male (35)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Biomechanics; Medical Product Engineering; Molecular, Cellular and Systems Engineering; Neural Engineering (including imaging and signal analysis); Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
59,966,000

Location & Contact

Address 302 Benedum Hall
3700 O'Hara Street
Pittsburgh, PA  15261
United States
Contact Dr. Sanjeev G. Shroff
Chairman
Email: sshroff@pitt.edu
Phone: 412-6244705
Fax: 412-3838788

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