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Biomedical Engineering Schools in Alabama

57 students earned Bio Engineering degrees in Alabama in the 2018-2019 year.

As a degree choice, Biomedical Engineering is the 133rd most popular major in the state.

Education Levels of Biomedical Engineering Majors in Alabama

Bio Engineering majors in the state tend to have the following degree levels:

Education Level Number of Grads
Bachelor’s Degree 45
Doctor’s Degree (Research / Scholarship) 7
Doctor’s Degree (Professional Practice) 7
Doctor’s Degree (Other) 7
Master’s Degree 5

Gender Distribution

In Alabama, a bio engineering major is more popular with men than with women.

Biomedical Engineering Majors in AL Gender Diversity Statistics

Racial Distribution

The racial distribution of bio engineering majors in Alabama is as follows:

  • Asian: 15.8%
  • Black or African American: 8.8%
  • Hispanic or Latino: 12.3%
  • White: 54.4%
  • Non-Resident Alien: 5.3%
  • Other Races: 3.5%
Biomedical Engineering Majors in AL Ethnic Diversity Statistics

Jobs for Biomedical Engineering Grads in Alabama

2,820 people in the state and 244,790 in the nation are employed in jobs related to bio engineering.

Biomedical Engineering Jobs Nationwide vs. AL

Wages for Biomedical Engineering Jobs in Alabama

A typical salary for a bio engineering grad in the state is $107,400, compared to a typical salary of $113,680 nationwide.

jobs nationwide vs. state.

There are 2 colleges in Alabama that offer bio engineering degrees. Learn about the most popular 2 below:

56 Degrees in Major Awarded
55% Graduation Rate
21,923 Total Students

This public school has an average net price of $17,005. Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 19 to 1. The student loan default rate of 5.70% is a good sign that graduates can afford their loan payments.

1 Degrees in Major Awarded
27% Graduation Rate
4,413 Total Students

Students enjoy a student to faculty ratio of 15 to 1. Of all the students who attend this school, 93% get financial aid. Roughly six years after entering college, graduates of this school earn $22,600 a year.

Biomedical Engineering Careers in AL

Some of the careers bio engineering majors go into include:

Job Title AL Job Growth AL Median Salary
Engineering Professors 11% $99,140
Architectural and Engineering Managers 11% $133,910

Below are some popular majors in the state that are similar to bio engineering.

Major Annual Graduates in AL
Mechanical Engineering 951
Civil Engineering 461
Electrical Engineering 440
Chemical Engineering 424
Aeronautical Engineering 263
Computer Engineering 248
General Engineering 223
Industrial Engineering 218

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View Nationwide Biomedical Engineering Report

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