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Life Sciences - Biomedical Engineering, B.S.

Our undergraduate program in Life Sciences, with its focus on biomedical engineering, will introduce you to the ideas, methodologies, and technologies involved in leveraging core biological principles to solve a vast spectrum of medical problems. The curriculum includes courses in calculus-based mathematics; biology courses including anatomy, physiology, biochemistry, cell biology, genetic engineering, and biomedical physics; and general and organic chemistry.

Infuse technology into your program by by taking classes in computer programming, electrical circuits and electronics, and microprocessors–preparing you for graduate work in bioengineering. Our major also fulfills all the requirements for entrance to medical school, or to pursue graduate studies in dentistry, podiatry, veterinary medicine, and other areas.

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What We Do

Undergraduate Research Opportunities

NYIT undergraduates in Life Sciences participate in major research projects at NYIT College of Osteopathic Medicine.

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Career Options

An NYIT degree is your passport to an exciting future in an in-demand field. Possible career opportunities for graduates with this degree include:

  • Biomedical engineer
  • Physician
  • Laboratory technician
  • Biophysicist
  • Biomedical devices/instrumentation technician
  • Medical Technologist
  • Robotics fabricator

Tuition, Scholarships, & Financial Aid

We believe it's important to offer access to opportunity to all qualified students. NYIT has one of the lowest private tuitions in New York State and provides more than $40 million in institutional financial aid each year.

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