Graduate CertificateBiomaterials and Tissue Engineering

The graduate certificate in biomaterials engineering gives engineering students the opportunity to gain knowledge in this growing area within Biomedical Engineering.

Learn how biomaterials and tissue engineering is the right fit for you.

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The 12-credit-hour certificate consists of two required courses: Polymer Processing and Technology and Tissue Engineering. In addition to the required courses, students select two electives from an approved list that includes Biomolecular and Cellular Engineering, Mechanobiology of Cells and Tissue, Biodegradable Materials, Polymeric Composite Materials, Advanced Biomaterials, Experimental Molecular Biology or Independent Study and Research.

Admission to the program

There are two paths to admission to the program: