Inamori School of Engineering

Biomaterials Engineering (BME)
Curriculum and Classes

Courses
Credit Hours
Comments

Mathematics (15)
  Math 151 - Calculus I
  Math 152 - Calculus II
  Math 253 - Calculus III
  Math 271 - Differential Equations

4
4
4
3






Physical Sciences (35)
  CHEM 105 - General Chemistry I
  CHEM 106 - General Chemistry II
  CHEM 310 - Basic Organic Chemistry
  BIOL 202 - Biology II
  BIOL 307 - Anatomy and Physiology: Nerves, Muscles, Bones
  BIOL 362 - Molecular Cell Biology
  BIOL 402 - Immunology
  BIOL Elective
  PHYS 125 - Physics I


4
4
3
4
4
4
4
4
4








Student's Choice


Engineering (15/18)
  ENGR 101 - Introduction to Engineering
  ENGR 102 - Computer Aided Design
  ENGR 104 - Computer Aided Engineering
  ENGR 110 - Technical Communications
  ENGR 11x - 2 Engineering Explorations Labs
  ENGR 160 - Freshman Seminar
  ENGR 305* - Engineering Statistics
  ENGR 360 - Undergraduate Seminar

2
2
2
4
2 (1 each)
0
3
0





Student's Choice

or BIOL 226


Material Sciences (40)
  CEMS 214 - Structure and Properties of Materials
  CEMS 215 - Microscopy and Microstructural Characterization
  CEMS 216 - Bonding and Structure of Materials
  CEMS 235 - Thermodynamics of Materials
  CEMS 334 - Introduction of Polymers
  CEMS 336 - Physical Metallurgy I
  CEMS 347 - Spectroscopy
  CEMS 349 - X-Ray Characterization
  CEMS 368 - Introduction to Bioengineering
  CEMS 465 - Biocompatibility
  CEMS 466 - Skeletal Tissue
  CEMS 468 - Biomedical Materials
  CEMS 480 - Thesis

3
3
3
4
3
3
2
2
3
4
3
3
4















Mechanical (6)
  MECH 211 - Statics
  MECH 241 - Mechanics of Materials I

3
3




Miscellaneous (22/26)
  ENGL 101** - Writing I
  GP/HUM/SS/Arts - 4 Classes
  Tech Elective - 2 Classes




4
16 (4 each)
6 (3 each)

Total: 133

If Needed
Student's Choice
Student's Choice

& Phys Ed Requirement (4 credits)


The engineering curricula are reviewed annually and updated when necessary to ensure continual improvement based on feedback from students, faculty, and employers. Students currently enrolled in our programs should consult the detailed curriculum by semester sheets located on the Undergraduate Forms and Policies page.