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Lead the development of innovative medical tools with technical know-how and creative ability.

The Master of Engineering in Bioinstrumentation, with special focus on medical imaging, is an intensive professional degree program that is available on-campus as well as online. The program trains engineers to be industry leaders by combining rigorous graduate-level engineering coursework with fundamental business training on issues that confront professionals who develop products for biomedical imaging, medical diagnostics, genomics, and tools used in life science research.

The program is designed as a unique discovery experience, offering greater technical depth than is possible in an undergraduate program, while providing the tools you'll need to successfully develop products in multidisciplinary teams. The coursework provides opportunities to become proficient within your technical discipline at the graduate level, and the background to become an effective engineering manager in the medical instrumentation field.

At Illinois, you’ll delve into the fine points of biometric sensors, imaging technology, and life-changing clinical devices. You’ll also gain the hands-on experience, leadership ability, and unparalleled skills needed to be successful in your chosen career.