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Department of Bioengineering

Online Certificate in Applied Bioengineering

Program Snapshot

Program Name Online Certificate in Applied Bioengineering
Course Modality Online
Total Units 16 Units
Cost Per Unit $1,206/Unit (2024-2025 academic year)
Program Length 12-18 Months
Admission Requirements
Bachelor's in Engineering or related field
Starting Quarters
Fall or Spring
Associated Programs
Can be applied to a M.S. in Bioengineering
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Discover the Santa Clara Difference:

Santa Clara University's Online Certificate in Applied Bioengineering brings Silicon Valley greatness onto your screen, regardless of your location. Explore all of the ways #LifeAtSCU can accelerate your future:

✓ Stand out to employers with an accredited certification

✓ Pivot your career within the bioengineering field

✓ Elevate your skillset on your time

✓ Learn more about current industry best practices

✓ Make a direct impact on the future of human health

✓ Connect with Silicon Valley major employers

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Make An Impact

Santa Clara's Bioengineering programs provide students with an enriching educational experience, empowering them to make significant contributions to the field. With a strong commitment to discovery and innovation, SCU's bioengineering graduate programs are designed to cultivate visionary industry leaders who will shape the future of healthcare, biomedical technologies, and sustainable solutions. Whether you choose to pursue the online certificate, apply the certificate towards the M.S. degree, or continue on your path with a Ph.D., SCU provides the ideal platform for you to excel, thrive, and create meaningful impact in the ever-evolving landscape of bioengineering.

Online Flexibility, On-Campus Benefits

Santa Clara University considers personal connection to be of the utmost importance. With an SCU Online degree you'll have unlimited access to on-campus facilities and Silicon Valley networking events. Additionally, our faculty and staff will work with you to provide 24/7 student support, flexible class schedules, and access to our top-ranked career center.

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Silicon Valley Networking

Faculty Mentorship

Flexible Class Schedules

Top-Ranked Career Center

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"The breadth and diversity of the program allowed me to better understand what really interested me and helped me structure my career trajectory. The program's instructors are experts in their fields, and willing to go in-depth on topics that students show particular interest in. The visits of industry professionals who gave seminars on their work and research were one of the most beneficial aspects at the engineering school and helped me with my professional development."

Nick Cmager
Bioengineering '23

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