Job market demand for biomedical engineers is expected to increase by approximately 27 percent. This is attributed to an aging population’s increased demand for biomedical devices and interventions. As a result you can expect to see more openings in bioengineering for positions with
- biotech companies,
- device manufacturers,
- government regulatory agencies,
- pharmaceutical companies doing research and development,
- PhD programs,
- research labs at universities and hospitals, and
- the U.S. Patent and Trademark Office.