Curriculum Requirements

Common Core - Mathematics and Science
MTH 151Calculus I for Engineers5
MTH 162Calculus II4
MTH 311Introduction to Ordinary Differential Equations3
BME 312Biomedical Statistics and Data Analysis3
BIL 150General Biology4
BIL 151General Biology Laboratory1
CHM 111Principles of Chemistry I3
CHM 112Principles of Chemistry II3
CHM 113Chemistry Laboratory I1
CHM 114Chemistry Laboratory II1
PHY 205University Physics I3
PHY 206University Physics II3
PHY 207University Physics III3
PHY 208University Physics II Lab1
PHY 209University Physics III Lab1
Total Credit Hours39
Common Core - Engineering
BME 111Introduction to Engineering I3
BME 112Introduction to Biomedical Engineering2
BME 211Introduction to programming for Biomedical Engineers3
BME 265Medical Systems Physiology3
BME 266Human Physiology Laboratory (Human Physiology Lab)1
BME 310Mathematical Analysis in Biomedical Engineering3
BME 330Foundations of Medical Imaging3
BME 335Biomaterials3
BME 375Fundamentals of Biomechanics3
BME 401Biomedical Design3
BME 402Senior Design I2
BME 403Senior Design II1
BME 440Biomedical Measurements4
BME 450Biomedical Transport Phenomena3
BME 470Biomedical Signal Analysis3
BME 480Biomedical Instrumentation3
BME 512Regulatory Control of Biomedical Devices3
ECE 201Electrical Circuit Theory3
ECE 203Electrical Circuits Laboratory1
Select one of the following biomedical engineering laboratory courses:1
Undergraduate Research in Biomedical Engineering
Computer Aided Design in Biomedical Engineering
LabView Applications for Biomedical Engineering
Cell and Tissue Engineering Laboratory
Total Credit Hours51

Suggested Plan of Study

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman Year
FallCredit Hours
BME 111 Introduction to Engineering I 3
ENG 105 English Composition I 3
MTH 151 Calculus I for Engineers 5
PHY 205 University Physics I 3
PS/HA Cognate 1 3
 Credit Hours17
BME 112 Introduction to Biomedical Engineering 2
CHM 111 Principles of Chemistry I 3
CHM 113 Chemistry Laboratory I 1
ENG 107 English Composition II: Science and Technology 3
MTH 162 Calculus II 4
PHY 206 University Physics II 3
PHY 208 University Physics II Lab 1
 Credit Hours17
Sophomore Year
BIL 150 General Biology 4
BIL 151 General Biology Laboratory 1
BME 265 Medical Systems Physiology 3
BME 266 Human Physiology Laboratory (Human Physiology Lab) 1
CHM 112 Principles of Chemistry II 3
ECE 201 Electrical Circuit Theory 3
PHY 207 University Physics III 3
 Credit Hours18
BME 211 Introduction to programming for Biomedical Engineers 3
BME 302 Cellular Engineering 3
BME 310 Mathematical Analysis in Biomedical Engineering 3
CHM 114 Chemistry Laboratory II 1
ECE 203 Electrical Circuits Laboratory 1
MTH 311 Introduction to Ordinary Differential Equations 3
PHY 209 University Physics III Lab 1
PS/HA Cognate 1 3
 Credit Hours18
Junior Year
BME 312 Biomedical Statistics and Data Analysis 3
BME 330 Foundations of Medical Imaging 3
BME 375 Fundamentals of Biomechanics 3
CHM 201 Organic Chemistry I (Lecture) 3
CHM 205 Organic Chemistry Laboratory I 1
PS/HA Cognate 1 3
 Credit Hours16
BME 335 Biomaterials 3
BME 401 Biomedical Design 3
BME 450 Biomedical Transport Phenomena 3
CHM 202 Organic Chemistry II (Lecture) 3
PS/HA Cognate 1 3
 Credit Hours15
Senior Year
BME 402 Senior Design I 2
BME 440 Biomedical Measurements 4.00
BME 565 Principles of Cellular and Tissue Engineering 3
BME 566 Cell and Tissue Engineering Laboratory 1
Technical Elective 2 3
PS/HA Cognate 1 3
 Credit Hours16
BME 403 Senior Design II 1
BME 470 Biomedical Signal Analysis 3
BME 480 Biomedical Instrumentation 3
BME 512 Regulatory Control of Biomedical Devices 3
Technical Elective 2 3
PS/HA Cognate 1 3
 Credit Hours16
 Total Credit Hours133

PS/HA Cognate: Students must complete a minimum of 1 People & Society (PS) cognate and 1 Humanities & Arts (HA) cognate, to be selected from the list of available cognates.  Each cognate should be a minimum of 3 courses (9 credit hours).


Technical Electives are chosen from the BME course offerings (300 level and above) with the approval of the advisor.  Any other courses selected need to be approved by the advisor and the chairperson.