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Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Program in Biomedical Engineering

Troy, NY

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Overview

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute / Program in Biomedical Engineering is located in Troy, NY, in a suburban setting.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Master of Science (MS)
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)
Doctor of Engineering (D Eng)
Master of Engineering (M Eng)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 9
Doctoral Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? No
Evening/weekend programs available? No
Distance learning programs available? No
Terminal master's degree available? Yes

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Master's Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Optional
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Thesis Required

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

139
Applied
55
Accepted
11
Enrolled
40%

Applying

75
Application Fee - Domestic
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?
Yes
Applications processed
on a rolling basis?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline January 1st January 1st Yes
Spring deadline August 15th August 15th Yes

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 570
TOEFL IBT score: 88
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 7

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Application deadlines for financial awards January 1
Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

63
Total Graduate Students
17%
International Breakout (representing other countries)

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino 6.35%
Black or African American 1.59%
White or Caucasian 61%
American Indian or Alaska Native 0%
Asian 9.52%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0%
Two or more races 1.59%
Unknown 1.59%

Gender

Male (57%)
Female (42%)

Faculty

19
Total faculty
Full-time - 19
Part-time - 0
Male (14)
Female (5)

Research

Focus of faculty research: Biomolecular science and engineering, biomedical imaging, musculoskeletal engineering, neural engineering, systems biology and biocomputation, vascular engineering
Externally sponsored research expenditures last year:
2,282,395

Location & Contact

Address 110 8th Street
Troy, NY  12180-3590
United States
Contact Dr. Leo Wan
Graduate Program Director
Email: wanq@rpi.edu
Phone: 518-276-2505

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