Design and Commercialization

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

Web site:
Degree Offered:MEng
Director:Alan W. Eberhardt
Program Manager: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, go to Apply Yourself and complete and submit your online application.

Master of Engineering in Design and Commercialization

Engineering Coursework
BME 630Engineering Design and Commercialization3
EE 605Embedded Systems for Industrial Scholars3
ME 677Systems Engineering3
EGR 693Innovation-Commercialization Project 12
EGR 694Innovation-Commercialization Project II3
EGR 695Innovation-Commercialization Project III3
EGR 696Internship in Design and Commercialization3
MSE 610Advanced Materials, Manufacturing and Applications Development3
Business Coursework
MBA 681From Idea to IPO3
MBA 690Directed Study3
MBA 673Planning and Pitching a New Business Concept3
Total Hours32

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