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Undergraduate Catalog | 2017-2018 
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Mechanical Engineering, Biomedical Engineering Concentration, B.S.M.E.

The B.S.M.E. with a Concentration in Biomedical Engineering program is intended for students interested in specialized and systematic training and education in the area of Biomedical Engineering.  Students completing the requirements described in this program receive a special designation on their transcripts showing that they have completed the Concentration in Biomedical Engineering.

Additional Admission Requirements

Students may apply for admission and may enter the program during their Freshman year, but must maintain an overall GPA of 3.0 to remain in the concentration beyond the Freshman year.

Degree Requirements

A Major in Mechanical Engineering with a Concentration in Biomedical Engineering consists of a total of 124 credit hours.

General Education Courses (18-19 credit hours)

For details on required LBST and UWRT courses, refer to the General Education Program .   Students in this major should plan on taking the following Social Science course that meets general education and major requirements.


*Must be an approved Biomedical Engineering-related project.

Restricted Elective Courses (18 credit hours)

Science Elective Course (3 credit hours)

Select one of the following:

Math Elective Course (3 credit hours)

Degree Total = 124 credit hours

Grade Requirements

In order to remain in the concentration, a minimum (overall and program) GPA of 3.0 must be maintained.

Suggested Curriculum

For the suggested course sequence toward completing the major, please see the Academic Plan of Study available online at academics.uncc.edu.  Consultation with an advisor is required each semester.