What colleges are best to apply to for a biomedical engineering major?
My current list of colleges that I'm thinking of applying to is as follows:
"Harvard, Stanford, MIT, Duke, Johns Hopkins, Cornell, Brown, Georgia Tech, University of Michigan, Lehigh University, Northwestern, Vanderbilt, Penn State, University of Pittsburgh"
It really does not matter what college you attend. The important things are how well you do with your studies and how well you do with your networking. I think that you will find the following video link helpful as it is directed toward the selection of a college. Also, following are insights developed from my many years in Human Resources and College Recruiting. ## <span style="color: rgb(103, 106, 108);">.</span>
<span style="color: rgb(103, 106, 108);"> </span>http://www.ted.com/talks/julie_lythcott_haims_how_to_raise_successful_kids_without_over_parenting?utm_campaign=social&utm_medium=referral&utm_source=facebook.com&utm_content=talk&utm_term=education
Ken recommends the following next steps:
Drexel University in Philadelphia, PA has a strong Biomed program: http://drexel.edu/biomed/
I went to college there and found it compelling there was an entire college/school dedicated to the degree! The university has also invested in improvements across the board over the last 5 years or so.