2017-2018 General Catalog 
    May 20, 2018  
2017-2018 General Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biomedical Engineering, B.S.

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Major Requirements for Biomedical Engineering

Sorenson Molecular Biotechnology Building
SMBB 3100

Minimum Degree Hours: 128
Minimum Major Hours: 83

Admission Requirements

Biomedical Engineering is a restricted degree program.  Students are admitted to the major by application only, and students can apply after they have been admitted to the University of Utah. Students must have a composite GPA set annually by the department to be admitted. See the current BIOEN undergraduate handbook for the specific requirements for entry (http://www.bioen.utah.edu/education/undergraduate/).

Graduation Requirements

Must have at least a 3.0 GPA to graduate in Biomedical Engineering.

Honors in Biomedical Engineering

Students seeking an HBS in Biomedical Engineering must complete:

Combined Degrees


Math Courses

Track Must be Approved by Advisor Prior to Graduation

9 of these credits must be upper-division (3000 or higher) and 5 credits must be engineering courses.

  • See advisor

Sample 4-yr Degree Plan

Note: This is just a sample. Log into My Degree Dashboard (in CIS) and meet with your academic advisor to fit a program of study with your academic record.

Bioengineering recommends Bachelor Degree requirements DV and IR be taken in a course that also fulfills a General Education requirement (ie. combined with FF, HF, or BF options). See advisor for more information.

First Year

Fall Semester

Total Hours: 16 Credit(s)

Total Hours: 16 Credit(s)

Second Year

Third Year

Fall Semester

Total Hours: 17 Credit(s)

Spring Semester

Total Hours: 17 Credit(s)

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

Total Hours: 18 Credit(s)

Spring Semester

Total Hours: 15 Credit(s)