University Park, College of Engineering (BIOE)This interdisciplinary minor is designed for students interested in the application of engineering principles to medical and biological problems. The minor is particularly suitable for students pursuing an undergraduate degree in a different engineering major, physics, or other applied science who are seeking careers in health-related professions. PHYS 211 GN(4), PHYS 212 GN(4), and calculus through differential equations (MATH 250 or 251) are required for entrance to the minor. Additional prerequisites for prescribed and supporting courses may be required and should be researched prior to applying for the minor (e.g. CHEM 112 GN(3)). Students interested in pursuing this minor should contact the Bioengineering program office with any questions or for more information.
A grade of C or better is required for all courses in the minor.
Scheduling Recommendation by Semester Standing given like (Sem: 1-2)
REQUIREMENTS FOR THE MINOR: 18 - 20 credits
ADDITIONAL COURSES (6-8 credits)
Select 3-4 credits of physiology from BIOL 141 GN(3), BIOL 240W GN(4) or BIOL 472(3) (Sem: 3-6)
Select 3-4 credits of molecular/cell biology from B M B 251(3), BIOE 201(3), or BIOL 230W GN(4) (Sem: 4-8)
SUPPORTING COURSES AND RELATED AREAS (12 credits)
Select 9-12 credits of Bioengineering coursework from 3-credit courses at the 400, or 500 level 300-level courses will be considered by petition and only 3 credits of research or independent study credit (BIOE 494H or 496) may be used. (Sem: 5-8)
Select 0-3 credits of electives from Bioengineering-related courses (department list) (Sem: 5-8)
Last Revised by the Department: Spring Semester 2012
Blue Sheet Item #: 40-06-129
Review Date: 04/10/2012
UCA Revision #1: 8/2/06