Placement of Our Graduates (BS in Biomedical Engineering)


Because of the diversity in Biomedical Engineering, our graduates pursue a variety of careers.  Below is information on graduates from Fall 2000 to the present.  Our typical graduate size is 20 students per year.


Some have taken employment in industry, including the following companies:


Abercrombie & Fitch, Monroe LA

Brainlab (CA)

Wylie Labs (a NASA subcontractor), Houston TX

Medtronics, Sacramento CA

Baxter Health Care, Cleveland MS

Veterans Administration Medical Center, Shreveport LA

Surgical Specialties Corporation, Ada Oklahoma

Johnson & Johnson, Boston, MA

Space Medicine, Johnson Space Center, Houston TX

Biomet Inc., Warsaw IN

UAMS, Little Rock AR

MECO, New Orleans

General Motors, Flint MI


Others have chosen to pursue higher degrees in biomedical engineering or related fields at various universities, including:


Virginia Commonwealth University

University of Mississippi

Louisiana Tech University

University of California at Davis

Marquette University

University of Texas at Austin

University of Tennessee

University of Utah

Texas A&M University


Nine students have enrolled in Medical School at:


University of Mississippi Medical School, Jackson MS (1 student)

Louisiana State University, New Orleans LA (3 Students)

Indiana University School of Medicine (1 Student)

Louisiana State University, Shreveport LA (3 Students)

Tulane Medical School, New Orleans LA (1 Student)


Graduates have also pursued other professional schools that were of interest to them, including:


LSU Baton Rouge Law School

Southern Illinois School of Law

ULM School of Nursing

Physical Therapy School

University of New Orleans College of Administration and Public Affairs, Masters in Public Affairs