Areas of Study

Biomedical Engineering

Do you have an affinity for design and discovery coupled with a passion for helping others? Are you someone who enjoys building and experimenting, but also wants to make the lives of others better—specifically when it comes to health care? One area of study that combines all of these attributes into one is biomedical engineering, and it might be the right major for you.

UTSA’s Biomedical Engineering Program

At UTSA, the B.S. in Biomedical Engineering integrates engineering principles with the biological and physical sciences to address issues related to healthcare. Biomedical Engineering is a diverse discipline that has opportunities in a number of career fields. Job choices include working in industries like medical equipment, supplies manufacturing and repair, scientific research and development services, pharmaceutical manufacturing and physician offices. This degree is one of the best ways you can apply your analytical engineering mind towards improving the lives of others.

Career Resources

UTSA’s University Career Center offers several resources to help students identify and develop the global skills necessary to successfully pursue and achieve lifelong career goals.

Marketable Skills

Please note that there are additional admission requirements that need to be met in order to be admitted into this major. View all of UTSA’s specific admission requirements here.


Student Spotlight

Carlyn Abbott

Biomedical Engineering Major

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Melissa Cadena ’20

Biomedical Engineering Major

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Jasmine King

Biomedical Engineering Major

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Brianna Morales ’18

Biomedical Engineering Major

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Mikayla Rahman ’20

Biomedical Engineering Major

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