BMET Associate Degree

The BMET Degree in Biomedical Equipment Technology is an interactive distance learning program designed to prepare the student to seek a variety of entry-level positions in the healthcare technology and management field.

BioMedical Equipment Technician

The Associate of Applied Science Degree in Biomedical Equipment Technology is an interactive distance learning program designed to prepare the student to seek a variety of entry-level positions in the healthcare technology and management field. Students undergo training in electronics and computer technology, with an emphasis on medical applications, operations, and procedures. The program includes instruction in instrument calibration, design, installation and testing, as well as safety, maintenance, and equipment repair procedures. The general education component of the program prepares students to think critically in preparation for taking on leadership positions in the field.

Frauke Steinmeier

It is my pleasure to welcome you to the College of Biomedical Equipment Technology’s associate degree program. I have over 10 years of experience in education, teaching language arts and technology at the secondary and post-secondary levels in the United States and Luxemburg. I am a Fulbright Scholar and an SFS Scholar pursuing advanced degrees in cybersecurity and technology. During your course of instruction I will be working with you to enhance your technical writing skills and your understanding and familiarity with issues involving cybersecurity in the healthcare industry.

fsteinmeier@cbet.edu

Program Overview

Program Cost

$22,500

Program Length

15 Months or 1065 hours

Student to Teacher Ratio

Lab = 30:1, Externship = 1:1

Curriculum

General Education

  • Business Professional Communication
  • American History
  • Everyday Mathematics
  • English Composition I
  • Introduction to Computers

Core Component I

  • Professional Development
  • Medical Terminology & Anatomy
  • Networking Fundamentals I
  • Introduction to Mechanical Systems
  • Electronics I
  • Healthcare Technology Management I

Core Component II

  • Healthcare Technology Management II
  • Healthcare Technology Management III
  • Networking Fundamentals II
  • Biomedical Equipment I
  • Biomedical Equipment II
  • Electronics II
  • Advanced Medical Equipment Systems
  • Biomedical Database Fundamentals
  • Externship

Accreditations

CBET is Accredited by the Accrediting Council for Continuing Education & Training (ACCET), a national accrediting agency listed by the U.S. Department of Education. CBET is also Approved and Regulated by the Texas Workforce Commission, Career Schools and Colleges, Austin, Texas.

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Strategic Partners

The College of Biomedical Equipment Technology maintains strategic partnerships with healthcare organizations, service providers, and biomedical equipment manufacturers to provide internships, hands-on training, mentorship, and career services to our students around the world. Our international network of strategic partners makes it possible for us to establish real-world training opportunities for students seeking careers as Biomedical Equipment Technicians (BMET). Our goal is to bring the training and education to the student. To learn more about joining our team of strategic partners, or to learn more about externship programs near you, contact us today.

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