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The Duke Difference: BME Master's Degrees

Why Duke BME?

  • #7

    BME graduate degree program in the United States

  • #9

    National University

  • Top 20

    U.S. engineering school for overall faculty research productivity

  • 84%

    of recent graduates found employment or pursued grad school within 6 months of graduation

Sources: U.S. News & World Report, Academic Analytics, Duke University

Degree Programs to Meet Your Goals

Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering

  • An MS is an excellent preparation for industry or entry to a PhD or MD program
  • Options include thesis or non-thesis

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Master of Engineering in Biomedical Engineering

  • An MEng is very suitable for students interested in careers in industry
  • Built-in internship and business courses to build professional skills
  • Uniquely flexible, with a variety of concentration and track options to pick from, including medical device design

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MD + Master of Engineering

  • For Duke School of Medicine MD students
  • Earn both an MD and an engineering degree in five years

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Choose from concentrations, tracks and certificates

Concentrations and Tracks

  • Bioelectric Engineering
  • Biomaterials
  • Biomechanics and Mechanobiology
  • Biomedical Imaging and Biophotonics
  • Biosensors and Bioinstrumentation
  • Biotechnology
  • Computational Modeling of Biological Systems
  • Drug and Gene Delivery
  • Health Data Science
  • Immune Engineering
  • Medical Device Design (MedTech)
  • Neural Engineering
  • Synthetic and Systems Biology
  • Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine

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Graduate Certificates

  • Biomedical Data Science
  • Biotechnology
  • Medical Device Design (MedTech)
  • Neural Engineering
  • Photonics
  • Nanoscience

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