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Biomedical Systems Engineering

Are you interested in engineering and want to make a difference in the future of health care? Would you like to learn how to develop secure digital systems and technologies that benefit the people and processes in the vital health care field?

Then the Biomedical Systems Engineering program is for you. This program from the School of Computer and Cyber Sciences prepares students for various career pathways.

Augusta University offers an experience like no other — one that helps you design the components and systems used to protect our health care organizations against risks and threats to cybersecurity.

Biomedical Systems Engineering is for you if you consider yourself

Analytical and Strategic
Innovative and Cutting-edge

 

Cyber

like no

other.

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What You'll Study

Coursework

In the Biomedical Systems Engineering program, you’ll learn to understand, manage and integrate biomedicine systems and gain the ability to develop digital health care-oriented systems and technologies guaranteed for security and integrity.

Course List | Track Sheet

Experience-based Education

Outside the Classroom

The Senior Design Project matches seniors with industry sponsors to solve real-world technical problems. Teams of 3-5 seniors are mentored by a School of Computer and Cyber Sciences professor and work in collaboration with an engineer or manager from the agency.

The Augusta University chapter of the Upsilon Pi Epsilon international honor society for computing and information disciplines hosts fun and meaningful events throughout the year.

The Computer Science Colloquium Series offers you an hour credit to learn more about research topics in the computer and cyber sciences, providing a unique opportunity to expand your understanding of a variety of topics.

Study Abroad trips take your understanding of culture — and yourself — to new levels, delivering stimulating experiences that prepare you for rewarding career opportunities and a fulfilling life

Research & Innovation

Whether you’re an undergraduate or graduate student, you’ll have opportunities to create your own research projects or work with faculty to tackle some of the world’s most complex and pressing challenges.

Military Friendly

Our commitment to offering quality, affordable education to service members and veterans is a driving force, and we offer several programs to assist them in achieving their academic goals.

Learning Community

The JAGByte Living Learning Community provides incoming School of Computer and Cyber Sciences freshmen the opportunity to live and study together as a cohort and participate in a variety of exclusive activities.

Clubs & Organizations

Student clubs and organizations help you “plug in” to campus life in a way that can lead to meaningful connections, new interests and resume-enhancing experiences.

Your Future

Career Options

Graduates of the Biomedical Systems Engineering program can expect to find employment in health care, education settings, private practice or other industries. According to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, the median pay for a Biomedical Systems Engineer is $97,410, with an increase of 10% from 2021 to 2031.

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Learning Like No Other

Why Augusta?

Proximity to industry experts at the 332,000 sq. ft. Georgia Cyber Center increases internship and networking opportunities by putting you shoulder-to-shoulder with professionals in the field.

As a designated Center of Academic Excellence in the area of cyber defense, Augusta University is home to the Center for Cybersecurity.

Student activities like the Cyber Defense Team and the Upsilon Pi Epsilon honor society give students opportunities to network with their peers as well as put their skills to the test in hacking competitions.

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Alumni Weekend 2024 set for April 26-28

Over the course of the weekend, numerous alumni banquets for the university’s colleges, schools and organizations will be held throughout Augusta

Students and faculty celebrate winning television award

Students bring home award for behind-the-scenes work at ballgames

“The student awards were such an amazing experience. When they finally called our names, it was thrilling, and all our hard work is paying off in a big way," said Michael Fortino.

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Enhancing students’ educational pathways in cybersecurity

"The continued collaboration between Augusta University and the Technical College System of Georgia institutions will be momentous in addressing the cybersecurity workforce challenges in Georgia and our nation for years to come." said Alexander Schwarzmann, PhD, dean of the School of Computer and Cyber Sciences.

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Students address real-world issues during annual Innovate Pitch competition

“We were surprised that we won but we were really passionate about our project to begin with. It’s just amazing that a lot of people also were interested in the pitch."

The Future Starts Here

The School of Computer and Cyber Sciences provide high-engagement, state-of-the-art technology education and research across computer science, information technology and cybersecurity disciplines.