The nation’s graduate students have rated UW Bioengineering as having the second-best biomedical engineering program in the US, according to the Fall 2014 Graduate School Rankings recently published by, a major online resource for prospective and current graduate students across the nation, compiled the rankings using data gathered between September 1, 2012 and September 30, 2014. The rankings encompass reviews posted by more than 70,000 students participating in over 1,600 graduate programs nationwide.

Schools in the Fall 2014 Graduate School Rankings are rated on a 10 star system (with 1 being the worst and 10 being the best). UW Bioengineering’s graduate program scored a 9.33. Best Biomedical Engineering Schools According to Student Reviews:

  1.  Columbia University  NY
  2. University of Washington Seattle
  3. Rice University
  4. University of Pennsylvania
  5. University of Michigan-Ann Arbor
  6. University of Utah
  7. Georgia Institute of Technology (Georgia Tech)
  8. University of Miami
  9. University of Southern California (USC)
  10. New Jersey Institute of Technology
  11. Wayne State University
  12. Worcester Polytechnic Institute
  13. Northwestern University
  14. Stanford University
  15. The University of Texas at Arlington
  16. University of Wisconsin-Madison
  17. University of Illinois at Chicago
  18. University of Kansas
  19. University of California-Riverside
  20. San Jose State University
  21. University of California San Diego
  22. University of California Davis
  23. The Ohio State University
  24. University of Pittsburgh-Main Campus
  25. Arizona State University