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Courses for a Degree in Biological and Agricultural Engineering

In addition to a focus on biological and agricultural engineering courses, colleges typically require completion of courses and electives in each of the Arts, Math, Natural Sciences, and Social Sciences areas. Below are some sample courses:

Biological and Agricultural Engineering Courses:

  • Biological Engineering Design Studio
  • Biological Engineering Methods
  • Measurement and Control for Biological Systems
  • Metrics for Sustainable Agricultural Systems
  • Global Bio-Energy Engineering
  • Biological Engineering Methods
  • Unit Operations in Biological Engineering
  • Transport Phenomena in Biological Systems
  • Biosensors & Bioinstrumentation
  • Sustainable Biosystems Designs
  • Biotechnology Engineering
  • Food and Bio-Product Systems Engineering
  • Nanotechnology Laboratory
  • Senior Biological Engineering Design
  • Biological Engineering Professionalism
  • Sustainable Watershed Engineering

General Curriculum Requirements

  • Arts Courses: Art, History, Languages, Literature, Music
  • Math Courses: Algebra, Calculus, Computer Science, Logic, Statistics
  • Natural Sciences Courses: Astronomy, Biology, Chemistry, Environmental Science, Physics
  • Social Sciences Courses: Anthropology, Economics, Government, Psychology, Sociology