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The minor in biomedical engineering may be completed by any student with an interest in the subject. The minor will aid in preparing students for work in related medical fields or for graduate study in biomedical engineering. 

Course Title Hours
EGRB 102Introduction to Biomedical Engineering3
EGRB 209Applied Physiology for Biomedical Engineers4
Select an additional 11 credits in biomedical engineering courses 111
Total Hours18

Students may not count EGRB 301, EGRB 401 or EGRB 402 toward the minor.

All courses required for the minor must be completed with a minimum grade of C.

Up to nine credits of comparable course work may be substituted with prior approval from the undergraduate coordinator. Pre-approved courses that will substitute within the minor are as follows: