Design and Commercialization

Prospective students should use this checklist to obtain specific admissions requirements on how to apply to Graduate School.

Degree Offered: MEng
Director: Alan W. Eberhardt
Program Contact: Julie Calma
Phone: (205) 996-0165

Admission Requirements

Admission to the UAB MEDC requires the following:

  • An undergraduate degree with a minimum 3.0 GPA from a regionally accredited school
  • Undergraduate degree does not have to be in engineering
  • Minimum GRE scores of 150
  • Three letters of recommendation

To apply, visit the UAB Graduate School website ( and click the ‘Apply Now’ button. After creating an account you will be able to, complete and submit your online application

Additional Information

For additional program information, please contact:

Julie D. Calma
Office Services Specialist III
Biomedical Engineering
The University of Alabama at Birmingham
HOEN 361, 1075 13th Street South
Birmingham, AL 35294
P: (205) 996-0165

Master of Engineering in Design and Commercialization

BME 630Engineering Design and Commercialization3
ME 577Systems Engineering3
Innovation-Commercialization Project I1
Innovation-Commercialization Project I
MBA 681From Idea to IPO3
MBA Directed Study1
Directed Study
EGR 690Special Topics3
EE 605Embedded Systems for Industrial Scholars3
Approved EGR 500 or 600 level course3
Innovation-Commercialization Project II1
Innovation-Commercialization Project II
MBA 673Planning and Pitching a New Business Concept3
MBA Independent Study1
MBA Independent Study
MSE 690Special Topics In (Area)3
Approved EGR 500 or 600 level course3
Innovation-Commercialization Project III1
Innovation-Commercialization Project III
MBA 690Directed Study3
MBA Independent Study1
MBA Independent Study
Total Hours36