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Catholic University offers graduate degrees at the masters and doctorate levels of biomedical engineering. Candidates in the masters and doctorate degree programs may choose to pursue a general program, which can emphasizes skills for basic or applied research in medicine, biology and neuroscience.

Goals and Objectives for Our Graduate Students

Students receiving a graduate degrees from the program will have:

  • Advanced knowledge of classic and modern engineering principles and techniques.
  • Advanced knowledge of human physiology, biology and neuroscience.
  • The ability to identify and apply appropriate engineering techniques and methods to certain applications biology and medicine.
  • The ability to use engineering theory to facilitate the understanding of the human body through theoretical models and experimental methods.
  • An understanding of the current state of engineering technology as applied to clinical practice and biomedical research.