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Gain Years of Medical Device Experience in just 21 Months

Lead Innovation

Anticipate, effectively manage and understand the challenges of the complex, highly regulated global medical device industry with a Master of Science in Medical Device Innovation (MDI). Launched in 2014, this degree program offers career-driven, technology-oriented professionals the tools and connections to master end-to-end medical device commercialization.
The MDI degree program takes students from idea to commercial success, gaining knowledge of global, industry, and regulatory trends needed for innovation and career growth. Through the practicum and applied capstone project, students identify real-world solutions to issues that directly impact organizations and communities.

Transform Technology

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Build expertise in one or two areas of specialization while gaining a broad understanding of industry dynamics. Qualified applicants, including new graduates and industry professionals, can fulfill the following admissions requirements:

  • Undergraduate degree
  • Cumulative undergraduate GPA of 3.0 or above
  • Demonstrated leadership potential or experience

*Applicants not meeting these criteria may be considered on a case-by-case basis and are encouraged to provide additional information supporting the application.

At TLI, students study in the center of the medical device industry and develop the important lifesaving medical devices of tomorrow. Scholarships are available. Learn about requirements and deadlines.

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Graduates of the MDI program expand their technical expertise, leadership skills and knowledge of the industry.
READ MORE about how students and alumni are driven to forge their own paths in this growing career field.

Professional Development

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The MDI degree program provides early and mid-career medical device professionals the skills needed to be effective leaders, and drive innovation and business growth. MDI is a one-of-a-kind program that can be completed while you work full time:

  • Cohort-based model with 25 students
  • Classes are scheduled 2-3 times a week in the evenings
  • Students take three to five classes a semester
  • Take classes in-person or remotely
  • Complete the program in 21 months

Visit our CURRICULUM PAGE to view courses in this program.

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