Undergraduate coursework is tailored to provide students with the foundation for a successful career in biomedical engineering.Undergraduate coursework is tailored to provide students with the foundation for a successful career in biomedical engineering.

Undergraduate Study

The undergraduate program in biomedical engineering at Northwestern University exists at the intersection of science and engineering. The goal of our undergraduate program is to provide an education that prepares students to lead, innovate, and self-educate throughout their careers in bioengineering and biomedical professions and industries.

The Department of Biomedical Engineering at the Northwestern McCormick School of Engineering offers the following ABET-accredited undergraduate degree:

Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering

We also offer the following study options for undergraduates:

Combined BS/MS Degree

Research Opportunities

When undergraduate students conduct research in our department, it provides them with hands-on experience in modern laboratories. It also allows students to develop in-depth knowledge in a particular field in which they’re interested, and it can provide them with a glimpse at what awaits them in graduate study.

Learn more about undergraduate research in this department
Learn more about undergraduate research at McCormick