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Undergraduate Degree Programs

Biological Engineering Minor

University Park, College of Agricultural Sciences
University Park, College of Engineering (B E)

This minor provides students with an opportunity to apply engineering principles to agricultural and biological production and processing systems and to the management of our natural resources. Courses may be selected by students to gain a better understanding of soil conservation and water quality, food and biological process engineering, structures and their environments, power and machinery, or microbiological engineering.

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: 18-19 credits

PRESCRIBED COURSES (3 credits)
BE 300(3) (Sem: 5-6)

ADDITIONAL COURSES (15-16 credits)
Select 6 credits from BE 301(3), BE 302(4), BE 303(3), BE 304(3), BE 305(3), BE 306(3), BE 307(3), BE 308(3) (Sem: 5-8)
Select 9-10 credits from one of the following areas; one course marked with * must be selected (Sem: 5-8)
(a) Power and Machinery Systems: ASM 420(3), ASM 424(3), BE 461(3)*, ME 431(3), ME 480(3)
(b) Biological Systems: BE 468(3)*, CHE 340(3), CHE 438(3), CHE 449(3), ESC 484(3)
(c) Natural Resource Systems: ASM 309(3), BE 467(3)*, BE 477(3), BE 487(3), CE 370(3), CE 371(3), CE 461(3)
(d) Food Process Systems: BE 465(3)*, BE 468(3), CHE 410(3), FDSC 430(3), IE 312(3)
(e) Structural Systems: AE 308(4), BE 462(3)*, CE 340(3), CE 341(3), CE 342(3)


Last Revised by the Department: Fall Semester 2012

Blue Sheet Item #: 41-03-046

Review Date: 11/13/2012

UCA Revision #2: 7/26/07

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