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Courses for a Degree in Biomedical Engineering

In addition to a focus on biomedical 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:

Biomedical Engineering Courses:

  • Introduction to Biomedical Engineering
  • Biomechanical Engineering
  • Biomedical Instrumentation
  • Biomedical Signals and Systems
  • Biomaterials
  • Biomedical Modeling and Numerical Methods
  • Clinical Observations and Needs Finding
  • Biomolecular Engineering
  • Nanotechnology Laboratory
  • Tissue Mechanics
  • Advanced Biomaterials and Biocompatibility
  • Biomedical Microscopy
  • Tissue Engineering
  • Biomedical Optics and Imaging
  • Biomedical Data and Image Analysis
  • Biomedical Transport Phenomena
  • Cardiovascular Physiology and Devices
  • Drug and Gene Delivery
  • Biomedical Engineering Design
  • Bionanotechnology
  • Regenerative Medicine

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