Biomedical Engineering Schools In Louisiana

Biomedical Engineering classes faculty can choose to work at one of 5 accredited biomedical engineering schools in Louisiana. The graphs, statistics and analysis below outline the current state and the future direction of academia in biomedical engineering in the state of Louisiana, 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. Delgado Community College

    615 City Park Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70119

    N/A U.S. News National University Ranking
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  2. Louisiana State University and Agricultural & Mechanical College

    Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70803-2750

    128 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  3. Louisiana Tech University

    305 Wisteria, Ruston, Louisiana 71272

    194 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  4. Tulane University of Louisiana

    6823 Saint Charles Ave, New Orleans, Louisiana 70118-5698

    50 U.S. News National University Ranking
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  5. Medvance Institute of Baton Rouge

    9255 Interline Avenue, Baton Rouge, Louisiana 70809-1908

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

Statistics

Professional Trends

Louisiana Vs. National Biomedical Engineering Employment

Louisiana 50
National 15,280

Of all of the biomedical engineering professionals that work in the US, approximately 0% work in Louisiana state.

Employment Growth for Biomedical engineering professionals In Louisiana

160 100 60 60 50
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Yellow: Actual Values

The number of biomedical engineering professionals is shrinking in Louisiana. In Louisiana, 110 less biomedical engineering professionals were working in 2010, than there were in 2006. Thus, the field of biomedical engineering has shrunk by 69% in Louisiana. This decline is faster than the national trend for biomedical engineering professionals which shows a 9% increase in the number of biomedical engineering professionals working around the nation.

Biomedical Engineering VS. All Professions salaries in Louisiana

$57,710 $55,470 $47,490 $49,180 $52,740
$38,658 $41,019 $42,185 $43,003 $45,617
2006 2007 2008 2009 2010
  • Light Blue: Biomedical Engineering
  • Dark Yellow: All Professions

The salaries paid to biomedical engineering professionals are declining in Louisiana. Biomedical engineering professionals earned a yearly mean salary of $57,710 in 2006. They earned a yearly mean salary of $52,740 in 2010.

Salary percentiles for Biomedical engineering professionals in Louisiana

10th percentile
$35,490
25th percentile
$42,800
50th percentile
$51,790
75th percentile
$62,050
90th percentile
$72,030

Thus, there was a 9% decline in biomedical engineering professionals' salaries. This decline is quite different from 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 103% more money than those in the bottom 10% of the pay bracket in Louisiana state.

Average Salaries for Biomedical engineering professionals and related professions in Louisiana

Biochemistry
$56,820
Biology
$60,590
Biomedical Engineering
$52,740
Engineering
$73,810
Physics
$96,020

In Louisiana, biomedical engineering professionals earn, on average, less than professionals in related fields.

Educational Trends

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

associate
2
bachelor
3
master
1
doctor
2
Certificate
0
Total8

The number of students graduating from the 5 accredited biomedical engineering schools in Louisiana is decreasing. In 2006 there were 104 biomedical engineering graduates from biomedical engineering courses in Louisiana and in 2010 there were 73 graduates.

This represents a 30% decrease in the number of biomedical engineering degree or certificate school graduates in Louisiana state. Most of these graduates, or 38%, earned a bachelor's degree in biomedical engineering.

Biomedical Engineering Faculty Salaries in Louisiana

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