Biomedical Engineering, Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering/Master of Science

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Minimum Total Credit Hours: 150


Overall GPA - Combined and OU: 3.25

Major GPA - Combined and OU: 3.25

Curriculum GPA - Combined and OU: 3.25

Program Code: A108/F109 Q062

In order to progress in your curriculum in the Gallogly College of Engineering, and as a specific graduation requirement, a grade of C or better is required in each course in the curriculum, including all prerequisite courses.

Two college-level courses in a single foreign language are required; this may be satisfied by successful completion of 2 years in a single foreign language in high school. Students who must take foreign language at the University will have an additional 6-10 hours of coursework.

Plan of Study Grid
Freshman
First SemesterCredit Hours
ENGL 1113 Principles of English Composition (Core I) 3
CHEM 1315 General Chemistry (Core II) 1,4 5
MATH 1914 Differential and Integral Calculus I (Core I) 2,4 4
HIST 1483
United States, 1492 to 1865 (Core IV)
or United States, 1865 to the Present
3
ENGR 1411 Freshman Engineering Experience 3 1
 Credit Hours16
Second Semester
ENGL 1213
Principles of English Composition (Core I)
or Expository Writing
3
CHEM 1415 General Chemistry (Continued) 1,4 5
MATH 2924 Differential and Integral Calculus II 2,4 4
PHYS 2514 General Physics for Engineering and Science Majors (Core II) 4 4
 Credit Hours16
Sophomore
First Semester
MATH 2934 Differential and Integral Calculus III 2 4
PHYS 2524 General Physics for Engineering and Science Majors 4
BIOL 1124 Intro Biol: Molecule/Cell/Phys (Core II) 4
ENGR 2431 Electrical Circuits 1
ENGR 2002 Professional Development 2
BME 2333 Biomedical Engineering Fundamentals 3
 Credit Hours18
Second Semester
MATH 3113 Introduction to Ordinary Differential Equations 3
C S 1213 Programming for Non-Majors with Python 3
CHEM 3053 Organic Chemistry I: Biological Emphasis 3
CHEM 3152 Organic Chemistry Laboratory: Biological Emphasis 2
BME 2433 Signals and Systems for Biomedical Engineering 3
ISE 3293 Applied Engineering Statistics 3
 Credit Hours17
Junior
First Semester
BME Core Area Course 1 (Approved Area Core Course) 3
BME Core Area Lab 1 (Corresponding Area Core Lab) 1
BME Core Area Course 2 (Approved Area Core Course) 3
BME Core Area Lab 2 (Corresponding Area Core Lab) 1
BME 3722 Numerical Methods in Biomedical Engineering 2
COMM 2613 Public Speaking (Core I-Other) 3
Upper-Division Biology Elective (per BME faculty) 3
 Credit Hours16
Second Semester
BME Core Area Course 3 (Approved Area Core Course) 3
BME Core Area Lab 3 (Corresponding Area Core Lab) 1
BME Core Area Course 4 (Approved Area Core Course) 3
BME 4813 Quantitative Physiology 3
BME 3533 Biomedical Instrumentation 3
Approved Elective, Social Science (Core III) 5 3
P SC 1113 American Federal Government (Core III) 3
 Credit Hours19
Senior
First Semester
BME 4713 Biomedical Engineering Design I 3
BME 3233 Biomaterials 3
Choose one of the following: 3
Bioengineering Principles (offered alternate fall)  
Graduate-level Science, Math, Eng. Elective (per advisor)
 
Graduate-level Biomedical Engineering Elective (per a list maintained by the department) 3
Approved Elective: Artistic Forms (Core IV) 5 3
 Credit Hours15
Second Semester
BME 4823 Biomedical Engineering Design II (Capstone) 3
Graduate-level Biomedical Engineering Elective (per a list maintained by the department) 3
Graduate-level Science, Math, Eng. Elective (per advisor) 3
Approved Elective: Western Civ. & Culture (Core IV) 5 3
Approved Elective: Non-Western Culture (Core IV) 5 3
 Credit Hours15
Fifth Year
First Semester
Graduate-level Life Science Elective (per a list maintained by the department) 3
Graduate-level Biomedical Engineering Elective (per a list maintained by the department) 3
BME 5980 Research for Master's Thesis 2
 Credit Hours8
Second Semester
Graduate-level Life Science Elective (per a list maintained by the department) 3
Graduate-level Elective in Engineering, Science, or Math 3
BME 5980 Research for Master's Thesis 4
 Credit Hours10
 Total Credit Hours150

Courses designated as Core I, II, III, IV or Capstone are part of the General Education curriculum. Students must complete a minimum of 40 hours of General Education courses, chosen from the approved list.

BME Area Core Courses

BME 3113Bioimaging3
BME 3123Biotransport3
BME 3133Bioelectricity3
BME 3143Biomechanics3
BME 3153Molecular, Cellular and Tissue Engineering3
BME 3163Biomedical Micro-/Nano-Technology3

Corresponding BME Area Core Labs

BME 3111Bioimaging Lab1
BME 3121Biotransport Lab1
BME 3131Bioelectricity Lab1
BME 3141Biomechanics Lab1
BME 3151Molecular, Cellular and Tissue Engineering Lab1
BME 3161Biomedical Micro-/Nano-Technology Lab1