Research course

Biomedical Engineering

University of Texas Health Science Center - San Antonio · University of Texas Health Science Center - San Antonio

Entry requirements

Students who hold an undergraduate degree may apply to the program.

Months of entry

September, April

Course content

The Master in Science Biomedical Engineering program is jointly offered by The University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio (UTHSCSA) and The University of Texas at San Antonio (UTSA).

The objective of the program is to train students in the use of basic biomedical engineering approaches for the investigation of fundamental bioengineering questions associated with the diagnosis and treatment of human diseases.

The educational goals of this program are founded on the belief that the basic scientific approach is critical to the fundamental understanding of human health and the treatment of disease. Students in this program have access to biosciences and bioengineering laboratories at both UTHSCSA and UTSA. Students interested in this program apply through UTSA.

Information for international students

Students whose native language is not English must achieve a minimum score of 550 (paper version)/79 (internet version) on the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).

Qualification and course duration


full time
24 months

Course contact details

Biomedical Engineering Professor