Wayne State University / Department of Biomedical Engineering is located in Detroit, MI, in an urban setting.
Degrees & Awards
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Master of Science (MS)
Earning Your Degree
Evening/weekend programs available?
Distance learning programs available?
Terminal master's degree available?
Application Fee - Domestic
Electronic applications accepted?
Applications processed on a rolling basis?
Master's Degree Exam
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
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
TOEFL Paper score: 550
TOEFL IBT score: 79
IELTS Paper score: 6.5
Tuition & Fees
Financial award applicants must submit:
Types of financial support available
Health Care Benefits
Scholarship and/or loans
Total Graduate Students
International Breakout (representing other countries)
Black or African American
White or Caucasian
American Indian or Alaska Native
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Two or more races
Focus of faculty research:
Injury and orthopedic biomechanics, neurophysiology of pain, smart sensors, biomaterials and imaging
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
Location & Contact
656 West Kirby Street Detroit, MI 48202 United States
Dr. John Cavanaugh Interim Department Chair Email: email@example.com Phone: 313-577-3916