Master's programs

Our accomplished faculty will ensure you graduate with the technical skills and theoretical knowledge you need to succeed. Graduates go on to work for some of the nation’s most prestigious companies and institutions, including Lockheed Martin, Facebook, Google and Microsoft. Learn more about our academics, and, when you’re ready, request information about
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Embedded & real-time systems (
No. 12
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No. 14
Biomedical engineering graduate program ranking (U.S. News)

How much more expensive are other cities?

Compared to other major cities, you will be able to pursue your professional goals without getting bogged down by the demands of everyday life. 

We also offer a number of Master's fellowships & research assistantships to invest in graduate students and their contributions to advancing our research.

Available opportunities
San Francisco, CA - 128% ↑
Seattle, WA - 82% ↑
Boston, MA - 71% ↑
Chicago, IL - 39% ↑
Houston, TX - 9% ↑

See how the cost of living in STL compares (Nerd Wallet)

Leaders in their field

We offer a network of expert faculty conducting interdisciplinary research across a number of the university's top programs.

Earning your degree at WashU will allow you to connect and study with research leaders in your field.

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Student Spotlight

Our students come a variety of backgrounds and disciplines.

No matter where you are in your career, you will find a network of people and resources to accomplish your professional goals.

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