Future Students

Biomedical Engineering – Fall 2014

Fall 2014

The student is ultimately responsible for knowing and completing all degree requirements. 

This sample plan of study is effective as of fall 2014.

Fall 1st Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
MA 16500* Analytic Geometry & Calculus I   4
CHM 11500* General Chemistry MA 16100/16500 (taken concurrently) 4
PHYS 17200* Modern Mechanics MA 16100/16500 (taken concurrently) 4
ENGR 13100** Transforming Ideas to Innovation I MA 16100/16500 (taken concurrently) 2
ENGL 106/108* First-Year Composition/Accelerated First-Year Composition   3

 

Total 17/18

Spring 1st Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
MA 16600** Analytic Geometry & Calculus II MA 16500/16100 4
CHM 11600* General Chemistry CHM 11500 4
CS 15900** Programming Applications for Engineers ENGR 13100 3
ENGR 13200** Transforming Ideas to Innovation II ENGR 13100 2
General Elective     3

 

Total 16

Fall 2nd Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
BME 20100 Biomolecules: Structure, Function & Engineering Applications CHM 11600, ENGR 13100, ENGR 13200, MA 16600 3
BIOL 23000 Biology of the Living Cell   3
BME 20500 Biomolecular & Cellular Systems  CHM 11600, ENGR 13100, ENGR 13200, MA 16600 1
BME 29000 Frontiers in Biomedical Engineering BME Majors Only 1
MA 26100** Multivariate Calculus MA 16600 4
ME 27000 Basic Mechanics I PHYS 17200, ENGR 13200 3
PHYS 24100 Electricity and Optics PHYS 17200, MA 16600 3

 

Total 18

Spring 2nd Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
BME 20400 Biomechanics of Hard and Soft Tissues BIOL 23000, ME 27000 3
MSE 23000 Structures and Properties of Materials CHM 11500, MA 16500 3
BME 20600 Biomechanics and Biomaterials Lab ME 27000, BME 20500 1
BME 25600 Physiological Modeling in Human Health PHYS 24100, BIOL 23000 3
MA 26200 Linear Algebra and Ordinary Differential Equations MA 26100 3
ME 20000 Thermodynamics I CHM 11500, ENGR 13200 3

 

Total 17

Fall 3rd Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
BME 30100 Bioelectricity PHYS 24100, MA 16600, CS 15900 3
BME 30500 Bioinstrumentation Circuit And Measurement Principles PHYS 24100/27200, MA 26200/26600, BME 20600 3
BME 30400 Biomedical Transport Fundamentals ME 20000, MA 26200/26600 3
BME Technical Elective     3
General Education or Ethics Elective     3

 

Total 15

Spring 3rd Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
BME 30600 Biomedical Transport Lab BME 30400 2
BME 39000 Professional Development and Design in BME BME 29000, Junior Standing 2
ECE 30100 Signals and Systems BME 30500, MA 26200 3
STAT 51100 Statistical Methods MA 16600 3
BME Technical Selective     3
General Elective or Ethics Selective     3

 

Total 16

Fall 4th Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
BME 48800 Preliminary Project Design BME 30600 1
BME 48900 Senior Design Project Lab   2
BME 49000 Professional Elements of Design BME 3900, ECE 30100, and Senior Standing 1
BME Technical Elective     3
General Elective     3
Life Science Elective     3
Unrestricted Elective     3

 

Total 16

Spring 4th Year

Number Name Prerequisite Credits
BME Technical Elective     3
BME Technical Elective     3
Life Science Elective     3
General Elective     3
General Elective     3

 

Total 15

*Satisfies a University Core Requirement
**Satisfies a Non-departmental Major Course Requirement
130 semester credits required for Bachelor of Science degree. 
2.0 Graduation GPA required for Bachelor of Science degree.