Program Overview

Biomedical Technology professionals use a combination of biology, medicine and technology to improve medical science, medical equipment and the diagnosis and treatment of medical conditions.

Get Actual Experience!

  • Dig into cell structure & function – re-engineer cells to stop a simulated outbreak while working in a GVSU lab
  • Isolate DNA & study new technologies in genetics using electrophoresis
  • Work alongside actual medical researchers & propose a cure for a real disease
  • Mutate, grow & study microorganisms for pharmaceutical use
  • Visit & tour a variety of clinical & lab environments along the “Medical Mile”

Get a Foundation in...

  • Cellular/Molecular Biology
  • Genetics
  • Human anatomy & physiology, pathophysiology
  • Laboratory research & development methods
  • Medical math
  • Medical terminology
  • Scientific research & writing

Explore Careers

Meet inventors of high-tech therapies and discuss cutting edge medical research and cures

Potential Careers

  • Biochemist
  • Biochemical Engineer
  • Biomedical Engineer
  • Biophysiologist
  • Cell Biologist
  • Geneticist
  • Microbiologist
  • Pathologist
  • Clinical Biomedical Researcher
  • Pharmaceutical Engineer

Biomedical Technology is located at GVSU’s College of Health Sciences/Cook-DeVos Center.