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Biomedical Engineering

Ph.D. Program Course Requirements

 

Recommended Curriculum for students admitted for or after Spring 2016 (3/2016)

General Core Courses

Take the following 3 courses (12 SCH)

BIEN 500 Systems Physiology (4 SCH)
BIEN 510 Biomedical Instrumentation (4 SCH)
BIEN 501 Physiological Modeling (4 sch)

Statistics Core

Take the following course (3 SCH)

STAT 505 Statistics for Engineering and Science

Additional Graduate Courses

Take a total of 30 SCH total from the following areas.

 

Qualifying Examinations

BIEN 685 Written Qualifying Examination

BIEN 686 Oral Comprehensive Examination (Preq. or Coreq., BIEN 651)

BIEN Dissertation Enhancement Seminar: (3 SCH)

BIEN 611 BIEN Dissertation Enhancement Seminar (3 SCH total)

Research and Dissertation  Minimum 15 hours total (BIEN 651 and BIEN 751)

BIEN 651 Pre-Candidacy Doctoral Research

BIEN 751 Post-Candidacy Dissertation Research

Complete 6 SCH of BIEN 651 prior to BIEN 686. After successful completion of BIEN 686, the student will become a PhD Candidate and will complete at least 9 SCH of BIEN 751. For BIEN 651, registration in any quarter is for 1 to 3 semester hours or multiples thereof, up to a maximum of 6 semester hours per quarter. For BIEN 751, registration in any quarter is for 1 to 3 semester hours or multiples thereof, up to a maximum of 9 semester hours per quarter.

Total: 48 SCH of coursework + 6 SCH of Pre-candidacy Doctoral Research + 9 SCH of Post-candidacy Dissertation Research = 63 SCH


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