FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions

The real experience, real hands-on BMET Certificate and Associate of Applied Science Degree Programs are taught at Medisend College in Dallas, Texas.

No. All Core and Advanced Technology Courses are taught in the classrooms and high-tech laboratories of Medisend  College in Dallas, Texas. 

Monday-Friday 8:40 am to 5:30 pm

A typical class/cohort size may range anywhere from 4 to 12 students. All students in a “cohort” class begin together, progress through the program together, and complete the program at the same time. 

BMET Certificate Program:

Tuition:                   $49,750
Admission Fee:          $250
Total:                      $50,000

Associate Degree Program
Tuition:                   $63,853
Admission Fee:          $250
Total:                      $64,852
 

The BMET Certificate Program is 6 months. It includes 36 semester credit hours (816 clock hours) of Core Technology Courses (specialized biomedical content). 

The Associate of Applied Science Degree in Biomedical Engineering Technology is 7 months; it includes 36 semester credit hours, 816 clock hours, of Core Technology Courses (BMET Certificate), and 9 semester credit hours of Advanced Technology Courses. The AAS also requires completing 15 semester credit hours of General Education. Prior completed General Education courses will be evaluated for transfer credits. 

Medisend College has a partnership agreement with the American Public University System (APUS) to accept all 60 semester credit hours of the Associate Degree into a Bachelor of Information Technology Management.

Yes. Our goal is to give you the best education and job placement opportunities possible. We will help you with your resume and introduce you to as many of our industry partners as possible. 

To be considered for admission into Medisend College of Biomedical Engineering Technology, applicants must meet the following requirements:

Admission Requirements

Online application
Aptitude Test
Proof of graduation from secondary school/high school

Required Documents
– Valid U.S. Visa that allows a student to participate in Medisend College Programs
– Photocopy of valid Passport information page
– Medical records with current immunization

Supplementary Documents
– College or university transcripts (if applicable)

To be considered for admission into Medisend College of Biomedical Engineering Technology, applicants must meet the following requirements:

Admission Requirements:
Online Application
Aptitude Test
Proof of High School graduation
College or University Transcripts (if applicable)

To be considered for admission into Medisend College of Biomedical Engineering Technology, applicants must meet the following requirements:

Admission Requirements

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

 *can be uploaded on the application

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. 

Yes, while you are attending either program you will receive approx. $1929 a month from the VA as housing allowance. In the first month of each year (August-August) in which you attend full-time, you will also receive a one-time book allowance of $1,000.

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In the U.S. Armed Forces, separation means that a service member is leaving active duty, but not leaving the service entirely. Separation typically occurs when a service member reaches the date of his/her Expiration of Term of Service (ETS) and released from active duty, but still must complete military reserve obligations. Upon separation,  form DD214 is issued.

Date of Discharge (DOD) is the date when a service member completes his/her full military obligation and is discharged with a formal certificate of discharge.

Private furnished bedroom/bath in 2-bedroom, 2-bath apartments are available to enrolled students for the duration of enrollment only.

Security deposits, insurance, and all utility bills paid. Apartments are only available with a 30-day notice or confirmation prior to enrollment.

Private bedroom/bath is $650 a month, plus a one-time application fee.