2018-19
Undergraduate Degree & Course Catalog

Biomedical Engineering BS - Curricular Plan

Department of Biomedical Engineering

332 Bonner Hall
North Campus
Buffalo, NY 14260-1920
716-645-8500
716-645-2207
engineering.buffalo.edu/bme.html
Albert H. Titus
Chair
(HEGIS: 09.05 BIO- BIOMEDICAL ENGINRNG, CIP: 14.0501 Biomedical/Medical Engineering)

Curricular Plan

A Finish in 4 Curricular Plan provides a roadmap for completing this academic program and the UB Curriculum in four years. Your actual plan may vary depending on point of entry to the university, course placement and/or waivers based on standardized test scores, earned alternative credit and/or college transfer credit.

All students are encouraged to use this plan in conjunction with other academic planning resources such as your academic advisor, the hUB Academic Advisement Report, My Planner and Path Finder tool.

In addition to following this course roadmap, all other admission and academic requirements of this major as listed in the Undergraduate Catalog must be met in order to successfully complete this degree.

Freshman Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
EAS 199SL UB Seminar M/UBS 3
MTH 141LR College Calculus 1 M/MQR 4
CHE 107LLR Gen Chem for Engineers M/SLI1 4
Pathway P 3
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Total Credits: 17 or 18
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
MTH 142LR College Calculus 2 M 4
CHE 108LLR Gen Chem for Engineers M 4
PHY 107LR General Physics 1 M/SLI2 4
EAS 202SEM Impact On Society M 1
Pathway or ENG 105LEC Writing and Rhetoric P or CL1 3 or 4
Total Credits: 16 or 17

Sophomore Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
MTH 241LR College Calculus 3 M 4
BE 201LR Principles of Biomedical Engin M/P 3
EE 202LR Circuit Analysis M 3
PHY 108LR General Physics 2 M 4
PHY 158LAB General Physics Lab 2 M 1
Total Credits: 15
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
MTH 306LR Intro Diff Equations M 4
EAS 230LLB Engineering Computations M 3
BE 202LR App Med and Eng Biology M 3
EAS 207LR Statics M 3
EAS 360LEC STEM Communications M/CL2 3
Total Credits: 16

Junior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
BE 311LR BE Cellular and Molecular Lab M 3
BE 305LR Biomaterials and Mechanics M 3
BE 307LR Biomedical Circuits and Signal M 3
BE 309LR BE Chem Principles 1 M 3
EAS 305LR Appl Prob & Stat Infer M 4
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
BE 312LLB BE Biosignals Lab M 3
BE 304LR Principles of Medical Imaging M 3
BE 308LR Biofluid Mechanics M 3
BE 310LR BE Chem Principles 2 M 3
Pathway P 3
Total Credits: 15

Senior Year

Fall Semester
Course Category Credit
BE 403LR Biomedical Instrumentation M/P 3
BE 405LR Transport Processes in BE M 4
BE 493TUT Research and Design in BME M 3
BE Elective M 3
BE Elective M 3
Total Credits: 16
Spring Semester
Course Category Credit
BE 494SEM Senior Capstone Design Project M 3
BE 406LR Biomedical Systems Engineering M 3
IE 436LEC Work Physiology M 3
BE Elective M 3
Pathway DL/P 3
UBC 399MNT UB Capstone CAP 1
Total Credits: 16
Total Credits Required for Degree: 128
Category Description
M Course required for major (including pre-requisites needed for admission to major)
E Elective (course not required for major or UB Curriculum)
UB Curriculum
CAP UB Capstone
CL1/CL2 Communication Literacy (2 required)
DL Diversity Learning
MQR Math and Quatitative Reasoning
P Pathway Course (6 required: 3 Global, 3 Thematic)
SLI1/SLI2 Scientific Literacy and Inquiry (2 required)
UBS UB Seminar
Note: Some classes may count toward both a major (M) and UB Curriculum (UBC) requirement. Courses that count toward mort than one requirement are indicated by a "/" (slash) in the category column, indicating which categories the course will satisfy.
Published: August 16, 2018 09:18:55 AM