BME Undergraduate Program

Why Choose the Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering Undergraduate Program?

Check out what our students have to say in our Student Spotlights.

  • Train for a Career in Biomedical Engineering: Training to be a Purdue biomedical engineer requires engineering science, analysis, and design knowledge and skills applied within the context of biological and medical conditions in order to improve human health. To learn more about what we are preparing you to accomplish within the first few years after graduation check out the Weldon School's Program Educational Objectives.
  • Experiential Learning: Opportunities abound to enhance your education: conduct research with faculty in one of our signature areas, gain experience through a Weldon internship or co-op program, or study abroad.
  • Student Organizations: Enrich your BME experience through participation in a BME related student organization, or through one of Purdue’s 900 organizations.
  • Martin C. Jischke Hall of Biomedical Engineering: Our students enjoy the contemporary, state-of-the-art building that houses BME undergraduate classrooms and research laboratories, media rooms, and faculty, staff, and student services offices. Take an animated tour. We also provide daily building tours of the Martin C. Jischke Hall of Biomedical Engineering (MJIS 1021) Monday through Friday at 1:30 PM while school is in session. No appointment is necessary for student-led tours.
  • EAC ABET Accredited: the B.S. BME program is accredited by the Engineering Accreditation Commission (EAC) of ABET.
  • Academic Advising: The office of student services has a dedicated academic advisor and undergraduate programs coordinator. Get the support you seek and answers to your questions from staff committed to assisting you in reaching your academic and personal goals.
 
If you think you have what it takes to be a Purdue biomedical engineer and want to be one of the students matriculating from the Purdue First-Year Engineering Program to the Weldon School of Biomedical Engineering undergraduate program, check out the enrollment management policy for First-Year Engineering students transitioning to a professional engineering school.
 
Check out the ENGR 131 presentation given to First-Year Engineering Students at Purdue.