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Biomedical Engineering

For students attending: Joliet Junior College
Who plan to major in: Biomedical Engineering


I.  Core Curriculum Electives

  • Basic Writing Proficiency - A grade of "C" or better in ENG 101 will complete this requirement.
  • Humanities - Choose one course from the following subjects : Art (115-118 only), English (NOT 102, 130, or 230), History, Music (101-108 only), Philosophy (NOT 104), or Theater 101. 
  • Social Sciences - Choose one course from the following subjects : Anthropology, Economics (NOT 107), Geography, Political Science, Psychology, or Sociology. 
  • Humanities or Social Sciences - Choose an additional course from section B or section C.

II.  Required courses for the Biomedical Engineering Degree:

MATH 170 Calculus and Analytic Geometry I MATH 151
MATH 171 Calculus and Analytic Geometry II MATH 152
MATH 172 Calculus and Analytic Geometry III MATH 251
MATH 220 Differential Equations & Orthogonal Functions MATH 252
PHYS 201 Engineering Physics I PHYS 123
PHYS 202 Engineering Physics II PHYS 221
PHYS 203 Engineering Physics III PHYS 224 (see note 1)
CHEM 101 General Chemistry I CHEM 124
CHEM 102 General Chemistry II CHEM 125
CHEM 209 Organic Chemistry I CHEM 237 (see note 2)
BIO 125 Human Biology BIOL 115 and 117
EGR 201 Analytical Mechanics - Statics MMAE 200 (see note 2)
CIS 236 Programming in C CS 104
CIS 261 Java Programming CS 201 (see note 3)

Note 1) May be used as an elective in the Medical Imaging Track.
Note 2) Required only for the Cell and Tissue Engineering Track.
Note 3) Required only for the Medical Imaging Track.

Please contact Undergraduate Academic Affairs with any questions regarding course equivalencies.

Updated January 2019