Undergraduate Catalog 2014-2015

Minors

Biomedical Engineering (EBI)

15 Credit Hours

College of Engineering

http://chbme.eng.usf.edu

Minor Description

The Biomedical Engineering minor is open to all Engineering majors and other students who meet the prerequisites listed below.  For Engineering majors, at least nine (9) credit hours beyond the B.S. in any Engineering discipline must be completed for the B
Biomedical engineering minor.

Student must register with the Department of Chemical & Biomedical Engineering's undergraduate advisor prior to starting this minor.  

No course used for the major may be used for the minor.

Total Minor Hours - 15 Hours

Core Information

This Biomedical Engineering minor is a 15-credit hour program that is open to all Engineering majors and other students who meet the prerequisites listed under additional minor requirements.

Core Courses - 6 Hours

Elective Courses - 9 Hours

The remaining 9 credit hours can be taken from the following list:
  • ECH 4931 Special Topics in Chemical Engineering*
  • PHZ 4702 Applications of Physics to Biology & Medicine I
  • PHZ 4703 Applications of Physics to Biology & Medicine II
  • BCH 3023 Introductory Biochemistry
  • EIN 4313C Human Factors
  • BME 5320 Theory and Design of Bioprocesses
  • BME 5040 Pharmaceutical Engineering
  • BME 4332 Cell and Tissue Engineering
  • BME 4440 Introduction to Bioastronautics
  • ECH 5748 Selected Topics in Biomedical Engineering**
  • BME 5748 Selected Topics in Biomedical Engineering**

*The list of approved special topics courses is below.  

**Please see academic advisor for selected topics courses. 

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  Additional Requirements

There are additional requirements for this minor such as grade, GPA, and/or foreign language requirements.

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