The Bachelor's of Science in Biomedical Engineering is a flexible and versatile degree that weaves together core engineering curricula, pre-med classes like anatomy and biochemistry, and new courses specifically designed for the biomedical engineering degree. The program is designed to prepare students for careers in the fast-growing biomedical sector. The degree also allows students who are considering medical school to fulfill pre-med requirements while opening an alternate door to jobs in engineering.

Degree Requirements

Flowchart for 2021-22

Flowchart for 2022-23

Freshman Year Credits
  FALL SPRING
EBME 100 - Introduction to Biomedical Engineering 1  
CHMY 141 - College Chemistry I
& CHMY 142 - College Chemistry I Lab
4  
M 171Q - Calculus I 4  
EGEN 102 - Intro to Engineer Comp Apps 3  
US or W Core course 3  
CHMY 143 - College Chemistry II
& CHMY 144 - College Chemistry II Lab
  4
M 172Q - Calculus II   4
BIOH 185 - Integrated Physiology I (or other approved anatomy and physiology course(s))   4
EBME 102 - Introduction to Biomedical Engineering Research   1
US or W Core course   3
Year Total: 15 16
Sophomore Year Credits
  FALL SPRING
M 273Q - Multivariable Calculus 4  
BIOB 260 - Cellular and Molecular Biology 4  
PHSX 220 - Physics I with Calculus 4  
ECHM 201 - Elementary Principles of Chemical and Biological Engineering 4  
M 274 - Introduction to Differential Equation   4
EBIO 216 - Elem Princ of Biological Engineering   3
PHSX 222 - Physics II with Calculus   4
CHMY 211 - Elements of Organic Chemistry   4
CHMY 212 - Elements of Organic Chemistry Lab   1
Year Total: 16 16
Junior Year Credits
  FALL SPRING
EGEN 201 - Engineering Mechanics-Statics 3  
BCH 380 - Biochemistry
& BCH 381 - Biochemistry Lab
5  
EBIO 324 - Bioengineering Transport 3  
IA, IH, IS, or D Core course 3  
EIND 354 - Engineering Probability and Statistics I 3  
EBIO 461 - Principles of Biomedical Engineering   3
EBME 301 - Engineering Analysis of Physiological Systems   3
EMAT 251 - Materials Structures and Prop   3
IH, IA, IS, or D Core course   3
EGEN 205 - Mechanics of Materials   3
Year Total: 17 15
Senior Year Credits
  FALL SPRING
EMAT 464 - Biomedical Materials Engineering 3  
Professional Electives 4  
EBME 410 - Fundamentals of Bioelectronics for Bioinstrumentation 4  
EBME 440 - Biomedical Engineering Laboratory 3  
EBIO 407 - Biological Engineering Thermodynamics 3  
Professional Elective   3
IA, IH, IS, or D Core course   3
IA, IH, IS, or D Core course   3
EBME 480 - Biomedical Engineering Design   4
EMEC 440 - Biomechanics of Human Movement   3
Year Total: 17 16
Total Program Credits: 128