Biomedical Engineering Schools In Connecticut

Biomedical Engineering classes faculty can choose to work at one of 6 accredited biomedical engineering schools in Connecticut. The trends in Connecticut's biomedical engineering academic community can be evaluated by looking at the statistics and graphs below. Academia in biomedical engineering includes biomedical engineering training at the following levels:

  • Biomedical Engineering Certificate
  • Associates degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • Bachelors degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • Masters degree in Biomedical Engineering
  • PhD degree in Biomedical Engineering


Schools

  1. University of Bridgeport

    126 Park Avenue, Bridgeport, Connecticut 06604-5620

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. University of Connecticut

    Storrs, Connecticut 06269

    58 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Quinnipiac University

    Mt Carmel Ave, Hamden, Connecticut 06518

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Saint Joseph College

    1678 Asylum Avenue, West Hartford, Connecticut 06117-2764

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Gateway Community College in New Haven

    60 Sargent Dr, New Haven, Connecticut 06511

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Yale University

    New Haven, Connecticut 06520

    3 U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Connecticut Vs. National Biomedical Engineering Employment

Connecticut 190
National 15,280

Of all of the biomedical engineering professionals in the country, nearly 1% are in the state of Connecticut.

Employment Growth for Biomedical engineering professionals In Connecticut

230 90 100 90 190
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

In Connecticut, biomedical engineering is a shrinking field. 40 less biomedical engineering professionals were working in Connecticut in 2010, than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of biomedical engineering professionals has shrunk by 17%. This decline is faster than the change in the number of biomedical engineering professionals around the country. Nationally, the number of biomedical engineering professionals has grown by 9% from 2006 to 2010.

Biomedical Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Connecticut

$80,610 $81,560 $89,380 $87,150 $82,010
$49,084 $50,735 $51,943 $53,614 $54,947
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biomedical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Connecticut, as the number of biomedical engineering professionals is declining, the salaries earned by biomedical engineering professionals are increasing. Biomedical engineering professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $80,610 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $82,010 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Biomedical engineering professionals in Connecticut

10th percentile
$55,170
25th percentile
$65,870
50th percentile
$80,740
75th percentile
$93,700
90th percentile
$111,690

Thus, biomedical engineering professionals' salaries grew by 2% in 4 years. This growth is mirrored by state trends for all professionals. Within the field of biomedical engineering, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid biomedical engineering professionals earning 102% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Connecticut state.

Average Salaries for Biomedical engineering professionals and related professions in Connecticut

Biochemistry
$76,537
Biology
$70,167
Biomedical Engineering
$82,010
Engineering
$75,508
Physics
$124,340

Biomedical engineering professionals in Connecticut earn, on average, more than their counterparts in related professions.

Educational Trends

Biomedical Engineering programs available for each degree type for all schools in Connecticut

associate
1
bachelor
3
master
4
doctor
3
Certificate
3
Total14

As the number of biomedical engineering professionals is decreasing in Connecticut state, the number of students graduating from the 6 accredited biomedical engineering schools in Connecticut state is decreasing. In 2006 there were 117 biomedical engineering graduates from biomedical engineering courses in Connecticut and in 2010 there were 66 graduates.

There was a decrease in the number of biomedical engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Connecticut by 44%. Most of these graduates, or 29%, earned an master's degree in biomedical engineering.

Biomedical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Connecticut

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