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Bachelor's Degree in Biomedical Engineering

Program Details


Bachelor of Engineering


On campus


Department of Biomedical
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Learn to apply design and analysis techniques as you engineer solutions to problems at the interface between physical and biological systems in the biomedical engineering bachelor’s program.

Biomedical engineers design devices and instruments that improve the quality of life for medical patients and aid physicians in medical diagnosis and treatment of disease, such as total implantable hearts, pacemakers and defibrillators, imaging devices, prostheses, replacement parts, portable EKG machines, and heart-lung machines.

The biomedical engineering program at Stevens exposes you to a broad-based, multidisciplinary curriculum that not only trains you in the fundamentals of math, science and engineering, but also in biology, physiology and the interactions of engineering materials with biological surfaces.

In this program, you'll experience a strong design component that includes a capstone senior design project — a team effort to design, build and test a medical device. You'll also get extensive laboratory experience in cutting-edge research with faculty in areas like biorobotics, brain-machine interface, spinal implants, lung mechanics, emergency medicine (with Hoboken University Medical Center), and tissue engineering.  

An ABET Accredited Program

The Bachelor of Engineering in Biomedical Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET),

Stevens undergraduate students have the unique opportunity to gain hands-on research experience by working closely with our expert faculty in our state-of-the-art laboratories.

Biomedical Engineering Research

Major advantages of studying biomedical engineering at a premier research institution like Stevens include support for your ideas, great mentors and the best tools for your research. Learn more about research in the Department of Biomedical Engineering.

More Advantages to our Program


  • Biomaterials and Tissue Engineering

  • Biomechanical Rehabilitation

  • Neuroengineering and Biomedical Imaging

Putting You on Track for Professional Success

The biomedical engineering bachelor’s program develops in-demand knowledge and skills to put you on track for career success in the biotech industry, to enter medical school, or to continue your education in graduate or professional school. Career opportunities include:

  • Biomedical Engineer

  • Product Development Engineer

  • Clinical Engineer

  • Research Scientist

  • Quality Engineer

  • Medical Technology Developer

Potential hiring organizations include companies like: Mindray North America, Stryker, Ethicon, Zimmer Biomet, Johnson & Johnson, Weiss-Aug, Enhatch, Merck & Co., Regeneron

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