Curriculum Requirements

In addition to the Common-Core courses, students in the Mechanical concentration are required to complete the following courses:

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
Mechanical Concentration
BME 460Introduction to Physiological Fluid Mechanics3
BME 506Computer Aided Design in Biomedical Engineering1
BME 575Biomechanics II3
BME Technical Elective3
BME Technical Elective3
BME Technical Elective Lab1
BME Technical Elective Lab1
CAE 210Mechanics of Solids I3
MAE 202Dynamics3
Total Mechanical Specific21

Mechanical Concentration

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 211 Introduction to Programming for Biomedical Engineers 3
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
 Credit Hours18
CAE 210 Mechanics of Solids I 3
CHM 114 Chemistry Laboratory II 1
MTH 311 Introduction to Ordinary Differential Equations 3
PHY 207 University Physics III 3
PHY 209 University Physics III Lab 1
PS/HA Cognate 1 3
BME Technical Elective Lab 3 1
 Credit Hours15
Junior Year
BME 310 Mathematical Analysis in Biomedical Engineering 3
BME 312 Biomedical Statistics and Data Analysis 3
BME 330 Foundations of Medical Imaging 3
BME 440 Biomedical Measurements 4.00
MAE 202 Dynamics 3
 Credit Hours16
BME 335 Biomaterials 3
BME 401 Biomedical Design 3
BME 375 Fundamentals of Biomechanics 3
BME 460 Introduction to Physiological Fluid Mechanics 3
PS/HA Cognate 1 3
PS/HA Cognate 1 3
 Credit Hours18
Senior Year
BME 402 Senior Design I 2
BME 480 Biomedical Instrumentation 3
BME 506 Computer Aided Design in Biomedical Engineering 1
BME 575 Biomechanics II 3
Technical Elective 2 3
Technical Elective Lab 3 1
PS/HA Cognate 1 3
 Credit Hours16
BME 403 Senior Design II 1
BME 450 Biomedical Transport Phenomena 3
BME 470 Biomedical Signal Analysis 3
BME 512 Regulatory Control of Biomedical Devices 3
Technical Elective 2 3
PS/HA Cognate 1 3
 Credit Hours16
 Total Credit Hours133