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Wayne State University

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Detroit , MI

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Wayne State University

Overview

Wayne State University / Department of Biomedical Engineering is located in Detroit, MI, in an urban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Biomedical engineering Biomedical imaging
Master of Science (MS) Biomedical engineering
(Graduate Certificate) Injury biomechanics

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 44
Doctoral Degrees 9

Earning Your Degree

Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

113
Applied
48
Accepted
29
Enrolled
42%

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 June 1st May 1st Yes
Winter deadline October 1st September 1st Yes
Spring deadline February 1st January 1st Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE (recommended)
Master's Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree, minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0, one-page statement of purpose, completion of prerequisite coursework in calculus and engineering physics
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements Bachelor's degree in biomedical engineering with minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.5, or master's degree in biomedical engineering with minimum GPA of 3.3; personal statement; three letters of recommendation
Additional Entrance Requirements Minimum undergraduate GPA of 3.0, bachelor's degree in engineering or in a mathematics-based science program

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS: Recommended IELTS Paper score: 6.5
TWE: Required

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Financial award applicants must submit: FAFSA
Types of financial support available Fellowships
Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Graduate Assistantships

Student Body

104
Total Graduate Students
35%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 1.92%
Black or African American 5.77%
White or Caucasian 46%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 10.58%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 0%
Unknown 0%

Gender

Male (50%)
Female (50%)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Injury and orthopedic biomechanics, neurophysiology of pain, smart sensors, biomaterials and imaging
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year: 0

Location & Contact

Address 656 West Kirby Street
Detroit, MI  48202
United States
Contact Dr. John Cavanaugh
Interim Department Chair
Email: jmc@wayne.edu
Phone: 313-577-3916

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