The mission of the CMTI is to create innovative device solutions to focused clinical problems through a cross-disciplinary collaboration. The CMTI offers a novel one-year M.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering that is focused on medical device design. The program intends to directly effect improvement in patient care and outcomes while promoting a unique education in both clinical care and bioengineering design. Students within the CMTI MS program receive extensive training in the commercialization process of medical devices.