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  Oct 20, 2017
 
2011-2012 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Minor: Biomedical Engineering


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OVERVIEW OF DEGREE REQUIREMENTS

Minimum number of credits required to earn minor: 19

Minimum Cumulative GPA required to earn minor: 2.0

Minimum Grade requirements for courses to count toward minor: No grades below C-.

Other GPA requirements to earn minor: None.

Contact Information: Mohsen Shahinpoor, Professor and Chair, 219 Boardman Hall, 207-581-2143, mohsen.shahinpoor@maine.edu


The curriculum seeks to introduce engineering students to the growing applications of engineering in the field of biomedical engineering. This minor is important for students who want to get involved with applications of engineering tools to medicine and surgery and especially in connection with robotic surgery and medical implants. The future job prospects look great in connection with these disciplines.

Lecture/Laboratory Course Pairs


 The student must select one of the following lecture/laboratory course pairs: (4-5 cr.)

Optional Courses (minimum 6 credit hours)


Notes:

1cannot be used for minor by students in BLE program
2cannot be used for minor by students in ECE program
3cannot be used for minor by students in MEE program

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