The Biomedical Engineering Minor provides NDSU students opportunities in one of today's most in-demand fields. The program builds on the strength of current faculty in the areas of biomedical engineering and biomechanics, allowing graduates to be ready to contribute to the global demand for medical technologies and innovations. It is open to students in a variety of engineering and science disciplines.
- Meet the needs of undergraduate engineering students interested in biomedical engineering careers.
- Educate and train students through courses and undergraduate research focused on biomedical issues and device development.
Students are required to take at least 21 credits, at least 12 of which must be in addition to the credits applied to their major. A minimum of 8 credits must be taken at NDSU.
General Biology I
General Chemistry I
or BIOL 460
Foundations of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology II
Human Anatomy and Physiology I
Human Anatomy and Physiology I Laboratory
Human Anatomy and Physiology II
Human Anatomy and Physiology II Laboratory
Cell Biology (if not used in the core)
Animal Physiology (if not used in the core)
CE 486 / ME 486
Nanotechnology and Nanomaterials
Instrumentation for Engineers
Cardiovascular Engineering II
Human Factors Engineering
Hospital Management Engineering
Materials Science and Engineering
Introduction to Biomechanics
Animal Cell Culture Techniques
Undergraduate Research: ENGR 193, 293, 393, 493, 194, 294, 394 or 494