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Doctor of Philosophy in Bioengineering

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M.D./Ph.D. Combined Degree Requirements

The bioengineering graduate program offers the combined M.D./Ph.D. degrees, in conjunction with the School of Medicine, for the student who wishes to combine a focus on medicine with interests in bioengineering research. The requirements for the Ph.D. component of the M.D./Ph.D. program are the same as for the Ph.D. program. Completion of the M.D./Ph.D. degrees is expected to take approximately 7 years. The M.D./Ph.D. student is encouraged to defend the dissertation before clinical rotations. Scholarships are available for both the M.D. and Ph.D. components of the program.

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