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Biomedical Engineering Accreditation Information

The Wentworth Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission of ABET.

Program Educational Objectives 

Graduates of the Biomedical Engineering Program will be able to: 

  • Advance in their careers or pursue higher education in biomedical engineering or a related field. 
  • Apply the acquired comprehensive knowledge and engage in lifelong learning opportunities to meet the needs of the profession. 
  • Contribute responsibly and ethically towards impacting the biomedical engineering profession and improving human health. 

Student Outcomes 

Graduates of Wentworth’s Biomedical Engineering program will have attained the following student outcomes: 

  1. An ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems by applying principles of engineering, science, and mathematics. 
  2. An ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions that meet specified needs with consideration of public health, safety, and welfare, as well as global, cultural, social, environmental, and economic factors. 
  3. An ability to communicate effectively with a range of audiences. 
  4. An ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities in engineering situations and make informed judgments, which must consider the impact of engineering solutions in global, economic, environmental, and societal contexts. 
  5. An ability to function effectively on a team whose members together provide leadership, create a collaborative and inclusive environment, establish goals, plan tasks, and meet objectives. 
  6. An ability to develop and conduct appropriate experimentation, analyze and interpret data, and use engineering judgment to draw conclusions. 
  7. An ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed, using appropriate learning strategies. 

Undergraduate Enrollment & Degrees Awarded

Annual Student Enrollment

2019-2020: 48

Degrees Awarded 

2019-2020: 63 

2018-2019: 58 

2017-2018: 53