Biomedical Equipment Technology

Degrees and Certificates

Why Choose This Program

A degree in Biomedical Equipment Technology lets grads work in the health field behind the scenes.

Students will learn to troubleshoot, calibrate, and repair a variety of instruments and equipment that are important to hospitals and clinics.

The biomedical field is fast growing and in demand for qualified technicians. Be that qualified technician. Learn more about the biomedical equipment technology program today.

Placement rate from self-reported data of employment in field of study up to one year post graduation.

2021 Placement
Central MN Median Wage

Wage data is from Minnesota Dept. of Employment and Economic Development (DEED).

From Degree to Career

When you choose the Biomedical program at SCTCC, you’ll gain skills that will directly transfer to the workplace. There are several employers in the St. Cloud area that are ready to hire technicians that are specially trained for the health care field.

  • Maintain and repair electro-biomechanical devices, equipment, and systems
  • Demonstrate computer literacy through the use of word-processing, spreadsheet, data base, and simulation software
  • Construct, test, and repair basic biomedical digital and analog electronic circuits
  • Demonstrate safe and appropriate use of test equipment
  • Use manufacturers' programming manuals to set up advanced programming features

Career Options

  • Medical Equipment Repair
  • Biomedical Technician
  • Electrical Technicians

Potential Employers

  • Hospitals
  • Clinics
  • Military
  • Universal Hospital Systems
  • Essentia Health 
  • CentraCare Hospital 
  • Universal Hospital Services 

Ready to Take the Next Step?

Are you ready to learn more about the Biomedical program and being a student at SCTCC? Contact our instructors directly or join us for an info session to meet with instructors and Admissions representatives to get started.

Connect with the SCTCC Admissions team:

  • Call us at 320-308-5089
  • Email us at
  • On campus Monday-Friday, 8 a.m.-4:30 p.m.

Meet the Admissions Staff.

Bio Medical Lab

Biomedical Lab Virtual Tour

Paying for College

Students choose SCTCC for a lot of reasons, but saving money is one reason we hear from almost every student at SCTCC. We’ve got a breakdown of the costs for the program, along with information on financial aid and scholarships.

In addition to tuition and fees, students can expect to pay $2450 for books, supplies, and materials.

Current Students

Current Biomedical students - this is your place for information.

Aaron Barker
Phone: (320) 308-6518

Once you are accepted to SCTCC, you will need to take the next steps to be accepted to the Biomedical program. You will receive a checklist.

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