Careers in Engineering: A Career in Biomedical Engineering, 1st Edition

  • Melissa Abramovitz
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  • ISBN-10: 168282344X
  • ISBN-13: 9781682823446
  • DDC: 610.28
  • Grade Level Range: 5th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 64 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2018 | Published/Released July 2018
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2018

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Biomedical engineering is one of the fastest-growing areas of engineering, with new specialized sub-fields emerging all the time. Biomedical engineers can find jobs in private industry, colleges and universities, health care facilities, and government agencies. What the job entails, what it pays, and future prospects are discussed along with insights from industry insiders.

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
Other Frontmatter.
Title Page.
Copyright Page.
Biomedical Engineer at a Glance.
Introduction: A Growing Engineering Field.
1: What Does a Biomedical Engineer Do?.
2: How Do You Become a Biomedical Engineer?.
3: What Skills and Personal Qualities Matter Most, and Why?.
4: What Is It Like to Work as a Biomedical Engineer?.
5: Advancement and Other Job Opportunities.
6: What Does the Future Hold for Biomedical Engineers?.
7: Interview with a Biomedical Engineer.
Source Notes.
Find Out More.
Picture Credits.
About the Author.