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Sample Plan of Study - Concurrent Master's of Science in Biomedical Engineering and MBA

Concurrent MS BME/MBA Dual Program Highlights

Plan of Study for Master's in BME (coursework only)

1-Year Biomedical Device Development Degree

Fall 1

Course No. Course Name Credits
MGMT 620 Marketing Management (PD)* 3
MGMT 670 Business Analytics (PD)* 3
BME 556 Intro to Clinical Medicine (Life Science) 3
BME 595 Biomedship (REG)** 3
     
  Total Credits Fall 1: 12

Spring 1

Course No. Course Name Credits
MGMT 650 Strategic Management (ELEC)* 3
BME 695 Polymers (BME) 3
BME 595 Human Motion Kinetics (BME) 3
IE 546 Economic Decision in Engineering (ELEC)** 3
     
  Total Credits Spring 1: 12

Summer 1

Course No. Course Name Credits
STAT 514 Design of Experiments (Quantitative) 3
BME 595 Regulatory Compliance (REG)** 3
     
  Total Credits Summer 1: 6

Up to 9 credits of management courses and 9 credits of elective (non-management courses) from the engineering degree may be applied to the MBA

* Courses that count toward management requirement of MBA
** Courses that count toward elective requirement of MBA

MBA

Fall 2

Module 1    
MGMT 591 Launching Global Leaders 0
MGMT 600 Accounting for Managers 3
OBHR 681 Organizational Behavior 2
MGMT 692 Managerial Communication Skills 1
MGMT 630 Business Law 2
     
  Total Credits Module 1: 8
Module 2    
MGMT 610 Financial Management 3
ECON 514 Microeconomics 2
MGMTXXX Electives 5
     
  Total Credits Module 2:  10
  Total Credits Fall Semester: 18

Spring 2

Module 3    
MGMT 660 Intro to Operations Management 3
MGMT 683 Management Information Systems 2
MGMT XXX Electives 3
  Total Credits Module 3: 8
     
Module 4    
MGMT XXX Electives 10
  Total Credits Module 4: 10
     
  Total Credits Fall Semester: 18

Summer 1

Module 1    
ECON 515 Macroeconomics 2
MGMT XXX Electives 4
     
  Total Credits Summer Semester: 6

Credit Breakdown:

  • MS BME-30 credits
  • Credits from Engineering Degree also Applied to MBA - 18 credits
  • Remaining MBA Credits - 42 credits
  • Total Credits for Both Degrees - 90 credits