Graduate Admission

Thank you for your interest in the graduate programs in the Alfred E. Mann Department of Biomedical Engineering at the University of Southern California. Our programs are aimed at providing students with the breadth and depth of knowledge that they can use to succeed as future leaders in biomedical engineering education, research and industry.For a complete listing of our graduate programs, please visit our Academics site.

Q: I have a Bachelor of Science degree in another engineering/science field. Can I still apply to the Master of Science program in Biomedical Engineering?

Yes. Admission to our Master's level programs is based on having completed the necessary prerequisites for the program. These criteria vary by program but usually include calculus through differential equations; a complete sequence of engineering-based physics; an electrical engineering circuits course; a computer programming course (C++); and fundamental understanding of biology, chemistry and organic chemistry.

How to Apply

M.S. Application Information

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Ph.D. Application Information

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Other Frequently Asked Questions

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If you have specific questions that are not addressed by our FAQ, please contact:
William Yang
Graduate Affairs Advisor
USC Department of Biomedical Engineering

Published on February 3rd, 2017

Last updated on November 17th, 2022