University of Minnesota
Department of Biomedical Engineering
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612-624-4507

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Combined B.Bm.E./M.S. Application Information

The department offers a combined degree program that allows students to complete both a Bachelor's and Master's-Plan B degree in a total of five years. It is exclusively available to students in the Biomedical Engineering Undergraduate Program here at the University of Minnesota.

Please click here for more information on the BBmE/MS program structure and requirements.

The combined degree program offers several advantages:

Prerequisites/Criteria for Admission

How to Apply

Submit a completed BBmE/MS Application Form AND Combined Degree ESE Planning Worksheet to:

Rachel Jorgenson, Graduate Program Coordinator
312 Church St. SE
7-104 Nils Hasselmo Hall
Minneapolis, MN 55455

Email: bmengp@umn.edu
Fax: 612-626-6583

Note that signatures are NOT required on the Combined Degree ESE Planning Worksheet for the purposes of applying to the program. Only if/when a student is notified of their admission to the program will they then be required to procure approval signatures on the ESE worksheet.

Forms may be submitted via mail, email, fax, or in-person at the BME office. Other materials (e.g., letters of recommendation, GRE scores, transcripts, etc.) are not required and will not be considered.

Deadlines

Fall Admission

The deadline to submit the application form is June 1 after the end of the junior year. All grades should be posted by that time and must be included on the application form. Late applications will not be accepted. (If June 1 falls on a weekend or University holiday, the applications will be due on the following business day.)

Applicants will be notified of their admission status by July 1.

Spring Admission

The deadline to submit the application form is January 2 after fall semester of the senior year. All grades should be posted by that time and must be included on the application form. Late applications will not be accepted. (If January 2 falls on a weekend or University holiday, the applications will be due on the following business day.)

Applicants will be notified of their admission status by January 10.

Financial Support

Departmental support is not offered to students in the Combined Degree Program. Students are encouraged to seek external financial aid (scholarships, loans, etc.).

Quick Links

Combined BBmE/MS Degree Requirements

MS-Plan B Requirements

University log-in required BME Undergraduate Student Intranet


Questions?

If you can't find the information you're looking for here or on the BBmE/MS degree requirements page, you may contact the Biomedical Engineering Graduate Program Coordinator:

Rachel Jorgenson
Graduate Program Coordinator
bmengp@umn.edu
612-624-8396