Biomedical Engineering Schools In Georgia

In Georgia, there are 6 accredited schools where biomedical engineering classes faculty can find employment. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in biomedical engineering in the state of Georgia, which encompasses biomedical engineering training at the following levels:

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


Schools

  1. DeVry University-Georgia

    1 West Court Square, Decatur, Georgia 30030-2556

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Emory University

    408 Administration Building, 201 Dowman Drive, Atlanta, Georgia 30322

    20 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Georgia Institute of Technology-Main Campus

    225 North Ave, Atlanta, Georgia 30332-0530

    36 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Chattahoochee Technical College

    980 S Cobb Drive Dr SE, Marietta, Georgia 30060-3300

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Mercer University

    1400 Coleman Avenue, Macon, Georgia 31207

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  6. Morehouse School of Medicine

    720 Westview Dr SW, Atlanta, Georgia 30310-1495

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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Cities

Statistics

Professional Trends

Georgia Vs. National Biomedical Engineering Employment

Georgia 130
National 15,280

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

Employment Growth for Biomedical engineering professionals In Georgia

120 170 180 190 130
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

Biomedical Engineering is a growing field in Georgia. In 2010 there were 10 more biomedical engineering professionals working in Georgia than there were in 2006. So, in four years, the number of biomedical engineering professionals has grown by 8%. This is slower than the trend for biomedical engineering professionals around the US. Nationally, the number of biomedical engineering professionals has grown by 9% between 2006 and 2010.

Biomedical Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Georgia

$58,390 $56,000 $63,430 $66,020 $71,340
$42,452 $44,373 $45,309 $46,939 $48,171
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biomedical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

In Georgia, as the number of biomedical engineering professionals is growing, the salaries earned by biomedical engineering professionals are increasing. The mean salary for biomedical engineering professionals in 2006 was $58,390 per year. And in 2010 the mean salary was $71,340 per year.

Salary percentiles for Biomedical engineering professionals in Georgia

10th percentile
$50,330
25th percentile
$58,870
50th percentile
$70,930
75th percentile
$82,840
90th percentile
$95,630

Thus, biomedical engineering professionals' salaries grew by 18% in 4 years. State trends for all professions mirror this growth. Within the field of biomedical engineering, there is a huge variation in pay, with the highest paid biomedical engineering professionals earning 90% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Georgia state.

Average Salaries for Biomedical engineering professionals and related professions in Georgia

Biochemistry
$75,937
Biology
$64,066
Biomedical Engineering
$71,340
Engineering
$63,892
Physics
$128,390

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

Educational Trends

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

associate
1
bachelor
2
master
4
doctor
4
Certificate
0
Total11

The number of students graduating from the 6 accredited biomedical engineering schools in Georgia is increasing. In Georgia, there were 195 graduates in 2006. And there were 297 graduates from biomedical engineering courses in 2010.

There was an increase in the number of biomedical engineering school degree or certificate graduates in Georgia by 52%. A majority of these graduates, or 36%, graduated with an doctor's degree in biomedical engineering.

Biomedical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Georgia

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