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University of Houston

Department of Biomedical Engineering

Houston, TX

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Overview

University of Houston / Department of Biomedical Engineering is located in Houston, TX.

Degrees & Awards

Degrees Offered

Degree Concentration Sub-concentration
Doctor of Philosophy (PhD)

Degrees Awarded

Degree Number Awarded
Master's Degrees 3

Earning Your Degree

Part-time study available? Yes
Evening/weekend programs available? No

Degree Requirements

Degree Requirement
Doctoral Degrees Entrance Exam GRE
Seminar

Admissions

Acceptance Rate

1
Applied
1
Accepted
100%

Applying

25
Application Fee - Domestic
75
Application Fee - International
Yes
Electronic
applications accepted?

Application Deadlines

Type Domestic International Priority date
Fall deadline May 1st April 1st No
Spring deadline November 1st October 1st No

Entrance Requirements

Exam Details
Master's Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Exam GRE
Doctoral Degree Requirements BS or MS in biomedical engineering or related field, minimum GPA of 3.3 on last 60 hours

International Students

Exam Details
TOEFL: Required TOEFL Paper score: 580
TOEFL IBT score: 92
IELTS: Required IELTS Paper score: 6

Tuition & Fees

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Financial Support

Types of financial support available Research Assistantships
Teaching Assistantships

Student Body

5
Total Graduate Students
20%
International Breakout (representing other countries)
80%
Out-of-state students

Race/Ethnicity

Hispanic/Latino Not Reported
Black or African American Not Reported
White or Caucasian 40%
American Indian or Alaska Native Not Reported
Asian 20%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander Not Reported
Two or more races Not Reported
Unknown Not Reported

Gender

Male (20%)
Female (80%)

Location & Contact

Address 4800 Calhoun Road
Houston, TX  77204
United States
Contact Dr. Metin Akay
Chair
Email: makay@uh.edu
Phone: 832-842-8860
Fax: 713-743-2501