Military and Veterans

 Associate of Applied Science in Biomedical Engineering Technology


Medisend College believes you deserve the best education and career opportunities possible. Much like the military training programs you are familiar with, our intensive 7-month Associate Degree Program gives you the tools and skills required to achieve a successful career as a biomedical technician/field engineer in the healthcare industry. 








Our Associate of Applied Science Degree prepares students for technologically advanced job employment. It includes 36 semester credit hours of Core Technology courses (BMET Certificate), and 9 semester credit hours of Advanced Technology Courses. All 45 SCH hands-on technology courses must be taken at Medisend College, in Dallas TX. The remaining 15 hours of General Education can be taken prior to or after completion of the BMET or AAS Program (technology courses). 

CETT   1403 – DC Circuits – 4 SCH
CETT   1405 – AC Circuits – 4 SCH
CETT   1429 – Solid State Devices – 4 SCH

BIOM    2301 – Safety in Healthcare Facilities – 3 SCH
ITSC     1325 – Personal Computer Hardware – 3 SCH
ITNW    1325 – Fundamentals of Networking Technologies – 3 SCH
BIOM   1355 – Medical Electronic Applications – 3 SCH
BIOM   1341 – Medical Circuits Troubleshooting – 3 SCH 
BIOM   1309 –  Applied Biomedical Equipment Technology – 3 SCH
BIOM    2339 – Physiological Instruments II – 3 SCH
BIOM    2342 – General Medical Equipment II – 3 SCH

Clock Hours: 816

BIOM   1101 – Biomedical Engineering Technology – 1 SCH
BIOM  2270 – Fundamentals of Medical Equipment Management – 2 SCH
BIOM   1350 – Diagnostic Ultrasound Imaging Systems – 3 SCH
BIOM   2331 – Biomedical Clinical Instrumentation – 3 SCH
BIOM   2319 – Fundamentals of X-Ray & Medical Imaging Systems – 3 SCH
BIOM   2347 – RF/X-Ray System – 3 SCH

Clock Hours: 176 – 208 (depending on course selection) 

ENGL    1301- English Composition I  – 3 SCH
PHIL      2306 – Introduction to Ethics – 3 SCH
PSYC     2301 – General Psychology – 3 SCH
*BIOL    1408 – Biology for Non-Science Majors I – 4 SCH
MATH   1314 – College Algebra – 3 SCH
               or MATH -1332 Contemporary Math – 3 SCH

*BIOL 1408 is offered as a 4 SCH course based on lab requirements.

Medisend College will evaluate all credits from all post-secondary institutions, colleges and university previously attended by a student, and may grant credit for college courses completed. 

Clock Hours: 288

Admission Requirements

Online Application 
• DD214*
• Joint Services Transcript*
Certificate of Eligibility*
• College Transcripts*
• Aptitude Test

 *can be uploaded on the application

 Approved for VA Benefits: How to Apply

• VA benefits, click here.
• Vocational Rehabilitation benefits, click here.
• Certificate of Eligibility – click here to apply for COE online 

Program Start Dates 

Fall II Class – October 12th, 2020 
Winter Class – January 19th, 2021 
Spring Class – April 19th, 2021 
Summer Class- June 28th, 2021
Fall I Class – August 26th, 2021

*Dates are subject to change

Tuition and Fees

BMET Certificate Program
Tuition:                             $49,750

Admission Fee:                    $250
Total:                                $50,000
Associate Degree Program
Tuition:                             $62,188
Admission Fee:                    $250
Total:                                $62,438

All Tuition and Fees can be paid by the combination of Post 9/11 GI Bill® (100%), the Yellow Ribbon Program and a General Richard B. Myers Matching Grant. There are no additional program costs to veterans who are qualified for the above benefits.

Frequently Asked Questions

Please go to our FAQ page for questions that are commonly asked about the Program. e.g. How long are the courses?, What time do classes begin and end every day? etc… 



Four Star General, U.S. Airforce (retired)
15th Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff
Chairman, Medisend College Board of Trustees

“The mission of this program is to have graduates obtain sought-after jobs after receiving a quality education. This accelerated program is a perfect fit for transitioning service members and veterans to build financial security. I believe the job is not done until each student gets the opportunity for a career.”

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