Welcome to the Department of Biomedical Engineering

The Department of Biomedical Engineering in the McCormick School of Engineering and Applied Science at Northwestern University is consistently ranked among the top biomedical engineering programs in the country.

Our undergraduate, graduate, and certificate programs emphasize fundamental principles in engineering, life sciences, and mathematics, that are applicable to many career paths, including medicine, research, consulting, industry, and academia.

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Undergraduate Programs

Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering
Combined BS/MS Degree Program

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