Biomedical Engineering: 50 years at Texas A&M, 1972-2022.

Celebrating 50 Years

For the past 50 years, biomedical engineering at Texas A&M has innovated, educated and led advances in the field. While the department has grown and adapted over the years, we continue to achieve success in our goal of impacting health outcomes. Join us in celebrating this exciting milestone!

Remembering the Past

1974 The first graduating class consisted of 6 students, who walked the stage on May 11, 1974.
2022 149 bachelor’s degrees have been awarded in 2022.
Then and now: historical photo of biomedical program student group consisting of men in suits and historical photo of the Zachry building contrasting with current photo of diverse biomedical engineering students and the recent Engineering Technologies Building (BMEN).

Biomedical engineering at Texas A&M has been leading innovation in the field for the past 50 years. We are excited for what the next 50 will bring.

Dr. Mike McShane, department head

50 Years of Biomedical Engineering