Transforming Healthcare through Innovative Solutions

We prioritize your success by offering an exceptional curriculum and providing a meaningful research experience. Graduates are well-prepared for a variety of career paths, including healthcare, manufacturing, and government roles, as well as the option to pursue advanced degrees in law, medical, or other professional doctoral programs.

You will have the opportunity to work alongside distinguished faculty members on cutting-edge research projects focused on improving human health. Laboratories are fully equipped with the latest tools and technologies, including the Opotek vibrant laser and high-speed SFDI system, giving you hands-on experience in biomedical optics, imaging, microdevices, and computational biofluid dynamics. This immersive research experience will provide you with the skills and knowledge necessary to pursue a diverse range of career opportunities and advanced degree programs.

Our Mission

Duquesne University's Department of Engineering provides our students with a rigorous education in mathematics, science, engineering, and the liberal arts in line with the Spiritan ideals of service to others. Our students are actively involved with our research goals to improve human health, building upon their formal education to ultimately serve God by serving others.

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Undergraduate Programs

Join the next generation of Biomedical Innovators with the accredited BS in Biomedical Engineering program!

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Graduate Programs

The MS in Biomedical Engineering accommodates both full-time students and working professionals. Elevate your career today!

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Biomedical Engineering and Nursing Dual Degree

Embrace the exciting frontier of healthcare innovation through a transformative dual degree in Biomedical Engineering and Nursing.

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John A. Viator, Ph.D.

Chair and Professor

Department of Engineering

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