Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering

Medical Devices Engineering Graduate Certificate

Why Choose Medical Devices Engineering?

You can acquire the knowledge you need to join the workforce of the nation's rapidly growing medical device industry by pursuing the Medical Devices Engineering Certificate program offered by Wright State's College of Engineering and Computer Science.

Take courses that apply to essential areas of medical device design, development, and manufacturing, along with regulatory requirements. Upon completion of this certificate program, you will be able to:

  • Apply knowledge to select materials and design, develop, and prototype implants
  • Understand design, development, and regulatory requirements in medical devices
  • Communicate effectively in written and oral form at a high level of knowledge

You must be enrolled as a graduate student. No GRE is required. You may complete this certificate in as few as two semesters. Earn the certificate as a stand-alone credential or as part of a Master of Science degree offered through the Department of Biomedical, Industrial, and Human Factors Engineering.

Academics and Curriculum

This certificate program is 12 credits and can be completed in as few as two semesters.

View the Medical Devices Engineering Graduate Certificate program information and requirements in the Academic Catalog.


Admission to The Graduate School is required prior to admission into the certificate program. Admission requires a completed bachelor’s degree with a 2.7 or higher GPA. You may complete the certificate as a non-degree-seeking student, in addition to another graduate degree program, or embedded within the Master of Science in Biomedical Engineering program. 

Once admitted to The Graduate School, you must submit an entrance form to the BIE department to be entered into the certificate program. During the last semester of the certificate program, you must submit a completion form to the BIE department. 

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