Admissions RequirementsThe Graduate College offers a Ph.D. degree in Bioengineering. Each student must meet the general requirements for admission as outlined under the regulations of the University of Vermont Graduate College.
Typically, students entering the program have received a Bachelor's degree in Biomedical Engineering or a related field. The following minimum preparation is recommended, however applicants with other backgrounds are welcome to apply:
- Biology, Chemistry: 2 semesters each, or 4 introductory courses in the following subjects: anatomy, biology, biophysics, biochemistry, physiology
- Engineering: 2 introductory courses in 1 or more of the following subjects: biomechanics, mechanics, thermodynamics, electrical engineering, control theory, or fluid mechanics
- Mathematics: differential equations, linear algebra
- Physics: 2 semesters of modern physics