Biomedical engineers combine engineering principles with medical and biological sciences to design and create equipment, devices, computer systems, and software used in healthcare.
- Education Requirements: Bachelor’s degree in biomedical engineering
- Soft Skills: analytical skills, communication and creativity
- Average annual Salary: $85,600
- 3 in state schools: Oregon Health and Science University (Portland, OR), Oregon State University (Corvallis, OR), Portland Community College (Portland, OR)
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