Associated with the Department of Biomedical Engineering's graduate program in Medical Physics, the University of Miami offers a Certificate Program in Medical Physics. The Certificate Program is accredited by CAMPEP (Commission on Accreditation of Medical Physics Educational Programs) and is a non-degree granting program. The objective of this two-semester program is to allow qualified individuals who have obtained PhD degrees in Physics, Engineering or a related field with a physics-minor-equivalent background to transition into a career in medical physics.

Students enrolled in the Certificate Program in Medical Physics must complete at least 18 credit hours from the following courses:

BME 602Unified Medical Sciences II3
Select one of the following courses:3
Medical Imaging System
Advanced Medical Imaging
BME 681Radiation Biology and Physics3
BME 682Radiation Therapy Physics3
BME 683Radiation Protection3
BME 781Radiation Dosimetry And Physics3
Optional Course0-3
Radiation Therapy Physics Clinical Rotation
Total Credit Hours18-21

 Credit hours completed by students enrolled in the certificate program are not eligible for degree application.