(133 credits minimum)

This program is designed to prepare the student upon graduation to pursue advanced education in a professional school (for medicine or dentistry).

The criteria for enrollment in this accelerated program include:

  •     Acceptance into the Albert Dorman Honors College.
  •     Acceptance into an accelerated pre-professional program.
Plan of Study Grid
First Year
1st SemesterTerm Credits
HUM 101 English Composition: Writing, Speaking, Thinking I 3
PHYS 111 Physics I 3
PHYS 111A Physics I Laboratory 1
CHEM 125 General Chemistry I 3
MATH 111 Calculus I 4
FED 101 Fundamentals of Engineering Design 2
BME 101 Introduction to Biomedical Engineering 0
BME 105 Introduction to Human Physiology I 2
 Term Credits18
2nd Semester
HUM 102 English Composition: Writing, Speaking, Thinking II 3
PHYS 121 Physics II 3
PHYS 121A Physics II Laboratory 1
CHEM 124 General Chemistry Laboratory 1
CHEM 126 General Chemistry II 3
CS 101 Computer Programming and Problem Solving 3
MATH 112 Calculus II 4
BME 106 Introduction to Human Physiology II 1
 Term Credits19
Summer
BME 302 Mechanical Fundamentals of Biomedical Engineering 3
MATH 279 Statistics and Probability for Engineers 2
MECH 320 Statics and Strength of Materials 1 3
Humanities and Social Sciences (upper-level) or English Composition and Cultural History (lower-level) GUR Elective 3
 Term Credits11
Second Year
1st Semester
MATH 211 Calculus III A 3
R120 101 General Biology 4
CHEM 243 Organic Chemistry I 3
BME 301 Electrical Fundamentals of Biomedical Engineering 3
BME 420 Advanced Biomaterials Science 1 3
MTSE 301 Principles of Material Science and Engineering 1 3
 Term Credits19
2nd Semester
BME 310 Biomedical Computing 3
R120 102 General Biology 4
CHEM 244 Organic Chemistry II 3
CHEM 244A Organic Chemistry II Laboratory 2
BME 422 Biomaterials Characterization 1 3
MATH 222 Differential Equations 4
 Term Credits19
Summer
Social Science (lower level) GUR Elective 3
MGMT 390 Principles of Management 3
BME 491 Research and Independent Study I 1 3
MATH 337 Linear Algebra 3
 Term Credits12
Third Year
1st Semester
Social Science (lower level) GUR Elective 3
CHE 230 Chemical Engineering Thermodynamics I 1 3
BME 430 Fundamentals of Tissue Engineering 1 3
BME 495 Capstone Design I 3
BME 479 BioMicroElectroMechanical Systems 1 3
Physical Education GUR Elective 1
 Term Credits16
2nd Semester
300- or 400-level Humanities and Social Sciences (upper-level) GUR Elective 3
Open Elective in Humanities and Social Sciences (upper-level) GUR Elective 3
BME 427 Biotransport 1 3
BME 382 Engineering Models of Physiological Systems 3
BME 495 Capstone Design I 3
Humanities and Social Sciences (upper-level) Capstone GUR Elective 3
Physical Education GUR Elective 1
 Term Credits19
 Total Credits133
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Suggested course to fulfill B.S. in BME requirements; may be replaced by BME approved course.