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Biomedical Engineering - Neural Engineering

IIT & BU – Five year Joint Program
BA in Engineering Science - BU
BS in Biomedical Engineering – Neural Engineering - IIT

First Semester

MATH 210 & 207

5

(BU)

(IIT – MATH 151)

WRIT 101

3

(BU)

CHEM 113 & 114

4

(BU)

(IIT - CHEM 124)

SPCH 110

3

(BU)

Psychology/Sociology Elective

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Total

18

Hours

Second Semester

MATH 211

4

(BU)

(IIT – MATH 152)

 WRIT 102

3

(BU)

CHEM 123 & 124

4

(BU)

(IIT – CHEM 125)

Literature/Foreign Language Lit  Elective

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Philosophy Elective

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Total

17

Hours

Third Semester

MATH 212

4

(BU)

(IIT – MATH 251)

PHYS 211 & 205

5

(BU)

(Note 3)

CMSC 180 & 181

4

(BU)

(sub for IIT – BME 100)

ENGR 120

2

(BU)

HUMN 220

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Total

18

Hours

Fourth Semester

BIOL 115

3

(IIT)

(Note 2)

BIOL 117

1

(IIT)

(Note 2)

CS 115

2

(IIT)

(Note 4)

MATH 260

4

(BU)

(IIT – MATH 252)

PHYS 212 & 206

5

(BU)

(Note 3)

Religious Studies/Theology Elective

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Total

18

Hours

Fifth Semester

ECE 211

4

(IIT)

ECE 218

3

(IIT)

CHEM 242 & 243 (BU) OR MATH 333 (IIT)

4

(BU)

(BU CHEM 242 & 243 = IIT – CHEM 237)

ENGR 220

3

(BU)

PHYS WI213

3

(BU)

(Note 3)

Total

17

Hours

Sixth Semester

BME 200

1

(IIT)

ECE 213

4

(IIT)

CHEM 247 (BU) OR IIT Technical Elective

3

(BU)

(BU CHEM 247 = IIT- CHEM 239)

ENGR 264

3

(BU)

Anthropology /Political Science Elective

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

HUMN 230

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Total

17

Hours

Seventh Semester

BME 309

3

(IIT)

BME 315

2

(IIT)

BME 330

3

(IIT)

ENVE 426

3

(IIT)

IPRO 497

3

(IIT)

Business/Economics Elective

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Total

17

Hours

Eighth Semester

BME 310

3

(IIT)

BME 320

1

(IIT)

BME 443

3

(IIT)

BME 445

3

(IIT)

BME Elective

3

(IIT)

(Note 5)

HUMN 240

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Total

16

Hours      

Ninth Semester

BIOL 430

3

(IIT)

(Note 2)

BME 405

2

(IIT)

BME 419

2

(IIT)

IPRO 497

3

(IIT)

BME Elective

3

(IIT)

(Note 5)

Physics or Chemistry Elective (300+ level)

3

(BU)

Total

16

Hours

Tenth  Semester

BME 420

3

(IIT)

BME 438

3

(IIT)

BME 490

1

(IIT)

BME Elective

3

(IIT)

(Note 5)

HUMN 250

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Fine Arts/Music Elective

3

(BU)

(Note 1)

Total

16

Hours

Total for Program

170

Hours

Minimum

Note 1) Choose Humanities and Social Sciences Electives from approved courses.

Note 2) BIOL 115, 117, and 430 will substitute for the Life Sciences component of the BU Natural Sciences requirement.

Note 3) PHYS 211, 212, 213, 205, 206 (BU) = PHYS 123, 221 (IIT).

Note 4) If you complete BU CMSC 200, please consult your academic advisor at Benedictine University regarding the completion of an approved Humanities of Social Sciences elective in the summer term to reduce your academic load in the fourth semester of the Joint Program. 

Note 5) BME elective must be a 300+ level engineering course in BME, CAE, CHE, ECE, ENVE, or MMAE.

Note 6) Consult your academic advisor at Benedictine University regarding the completion of approved courses in a summer term to reduce your academic load in the fall or spring term.

Note 7) A minimum of 45 semester hours must be completed at IIT.  

Updated – January, 2011