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Biomedical Engineering Schools in San Diego, California

There are two schools close to San Diego, CA offering biomedical engineering programs. In 2010, 269 students graduated with degrees from San Diego biomedical engineering schools. 155 of all these students graduated with bachelors degrees and 69 of all these students graduated with masters degrees.

Overview

253 students graduate from programs in this municipality in biomedical engineering, on average, per year. This accounts for one-third of the biomedical engineering students who California schools graduate. More specifically, 25 students graduated with certificates in biomedical engineering, 155 with a bachelor's level degree, 69 with a master's level degree, and 20 with a doctorate level degree.

Two biomedical engineering schools are in San Diego. And out of these, two schools are public. Tuition at a public biomedical engineering school varies from $5,206 to $11,306.

Average tuition for biomedical engineering programs is $8,376. While the lowest tuition in San Diego is at San Diego State University, the highest tuition for programs in biomedical engineering, which is $11,306 each year, is at the University of California-San Diego.

Schools in San Diego offer certificates, bachelors degrees, masters degrees, and doctoral degrees for biomedical engineering students.

Biomedical Engineering Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in San Diego, California

253 students graduate from programs in this municipality in biomedical engineering, on average, per year. This accounts for one-third of the biomedical engineering students who California schools graduate. More specifically, 25 students graduated with certificates in biomedical engineering, 155 with a bachelor's level degree, 69 with a master's level degree, and 20 with a doctorate level degree.

Biomedical Engineering Program Completions 2006 - 2010 in San Diego, California

  • Certificate 2006: 24
  • Certificate 2007: 16
  • Certificate 2008: 25
  • Certificate 2009: 23
  • Certificate 2010: 25
  • Bachelor 2006: 161
  • Bachelor 2007: 166
  • Bachelor 2008: 133
  • Bachelor 2009: 140
  • Bachelor 2010: 155
  • Master 2006: 63
  • Master 2007: 65
  • Master 2008: 69
  • Master 2009: 61
  • Master 2010: 69
  • Doctorate 2006: 14
  • Doctorate 2007: 24
  • Doctorate 2008: 10
  • Doctorate 2009: 20
  • Doctorate 2010: 20

Biomedical Engineering Program Availability in San Diego, California

San Diego schools offer a total of five programs in biomedical engineering. Of these programs, approximately 40% are master's level programs. The remaining programs are certificates and degrees at the bachelors level and the doctoral level.

Biomedical Engineering Program Availability in San Diego, California

  • Certificate: 1
  • Bachelor: 1
  • Master: 2
  • Doctorate: 1

Career Trends

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

Biomedical Engineers — Salary by Percentile

  • 10th Percentile: 62440
  • 25th Percentile: 69910
  • Median: 80350
  • 75th Percentile: 100410
  • 90th Percentile: 122280

Career Trends

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

Biomedical Engineers — Employment Trend

  • Median Salary 2006: 80300
  • Median Salary 2007: 76430
  • Median Salary 2008: 77680
  • Median Salary 2009: 73490
  • Median Salary 2010: 80350
  • Total Employed 2006: 490
  • Total Employed 2007: 370
  • Total Employed 2008: 365
  • Total Employed 2009: 570
  • Total Employed 2010: 770

San Diego vs California Biomedical Engineering Employment

San Diego vs California Biomedical Engineering Employment

  • Employed in San Diego: 20.157% (770)

Biomedical Engineering Schools in San Diego, California

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1. San Diego State University

5500 Campanile Dr
San Diego, CA 92182
(619) 594-5200

San Diego State University offers one program in biomedical engineering and SDSU, which is located 23.8 miles from Escondido, is 6.4 miles from San Diego, CA. San Diego State is a public, 4-year, research institution and San Diego State is the only institution in this city offering biomedical engineering.