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Carnegie Mellon University PhD in Bioengineering & Biomedical Engineering

10 Doctor's Degrees Awarded

Bioengineering & Biomedical Engineering is a concentration offered under the biomedical engineering major at Carnegie Mellon University. Here, you’ll find out more about the major doctor’s degree program in bioengineering, including such details as the number of graduates, diversity of students, and more.

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How Much Does a Doctorate in Bioengineering from Carnegie Mellon Cost?

$47,326 Average Tuition and Fees

Carnegie Mellon Graduate Tuition and Fees

Part-time graduates at Carnegie Mellon paid an average of $633 per credit hour in 2019-2020. This tuition was the same for both in-state and out-of-state students. Information about average full-time graduate student tuition and fees is shown in the table below.

In State Out of State
Tuition $46,441 $46,441
Fees $885 $885

Does Carnegie Mellon Offer an Online PhD in Bioengineering?

Online degrees for the Carnegie Mellon bioengineering doctor’s degree program are not available at this time. To see if the school offers distance learning options in other areas, visit the Carnegie Mellon Online Learning page.

Carnegie Mellon Doctorate Student Diversity for Bioengineering

10 Doctor's Degrees Awarded
50.0% Women
30.0% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
There were 10 doctor’s degrees in bioengineering awarded during the 2019-2020 academic year. Information about those students is shown below.

Male-to-Female Ratio

About 50.0% of the students who received their PhD in bioengineering in 2019-2020 were women. This is higher than the nationwide number of 39.1%.


Racial-Ethnic Diversity

Of those graduates who received a doctor’s degree in bioengineering at Carnegie Mellon in 2019-2020, 30.0% were racial-ethnic minorities*. This is higher than the nationwide number of 23%.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 3
Black or African American 0
Hispanic or Latino 0
Native American or Alaska Native 0
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander 0
White 2
International Students 4
Other Races/Ethnicities 1


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

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