Biomedical Equipment Technology

Biomedical Equipment Technology program is intended to provide skills and training for students to become Biomedical Equipment Technicians who install, maintain, and repair medical equipment. Employment for Biomedical Technologists is available from hospitals, medical equipment manufacturing/service corporations, doctor’s offices, and other facilities that utilize medical equipment.

This degree focuses on the fundamentals of electronics, PC hardware maintenance (A+), networking (Network+), wireless systems to include telemetry, and several biomedical related courses. The biomedical courses provide training in biomedical equipment fundamentals to include: Anatomy, equipment diagnosis and repair, medical imaging, medical safety and standards, and preparation for the Certified Biomedical Equipment Technician certification exam. Students will also be required to complete three internships at medical facilities.

Career & Technology Division

New Mexico State University Alamogordo
2400 N. Scenic Drive
Alamogordo, NM  88310

Division Head:
Cathy Aguilar-Morgan

Administrative Assistant:
Michelle Nelson

Office Location:
Science Center

Phone:
575.439.3761

eMail:
ctNMSUA@nmsu.edu

Website:
http://nmsua.edu/career-and-technology/