Bunker Hill Community College

Bunker Hill Community College

Biomedical Engineering Option

Associate in Science Science, Engineering and Mathematics - Biology and Chemistry

This curriculum map contains the new General Education Requirements. Current students should log in to BHCC Self-Service to review their specific program requirements or contact LifeMap/Advising for more information. Prospective students should go to bhcc.edu/admissions and contact an admissions counselor.
Semester 1 Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req Expand
ENR-101 Introduction to Engineering/Lab
4

Prerequisite: MAT-194 or placement.

ENG-111 College Writing I
3

This course meets the General Education requirement for Academic Discourse.

(Formerly Area 1)

Prerequisites: ENG-095 and ESL-098 or RDG-095 or placement

MAT-281 Calculus I
4

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Prerequisites: MAT-197

GenEd-CCC Community & Cultural Contexts
3

This course meets the General Education requirement for Community & Cultural Contexts.

(Formerly Area 2 and Area 3)

Choose one course from Community and Cultural Contexts Menu

GenEd-E General Education Elective
3

This course meets the General Education requirement for General Education Elective.

Choose a course from the General Education Scientific Reasoning, Community/Cultural Contexts, Creative Work or Elective Menus.

Total Credits:
Semester 2 Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req Expand
CHM-201 General Chemistry I/Lab
4

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Students must complete MAT197 with a C+ or better before taking CHM-201

Prerequisites: MAT-197 and ENG-111

MAT-282 Calculus II
4

Prerequisite: MAT-281

PHY-251 College Physics I/Lab
4

Prerequisite: MAT-281

ENG-112 College Writing II
3

This course meets the General Education requirement for Research Writing.

(Formerly Area 1)

Prerequisite: ENG-111

GenEd-CW Creative Work
3

This course meets the General Education requirement for Creative Work.

(Formerly Area 6)

Choose one course from Creative Work Menu

Total Credits:
Semester 3 Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req Expand
BME-100 Biomedical Engineering I/Lab
4

Milestone courses should be taken in the order shown.

Prerequisite: MAT-281 and CHM-201

Pre-/Co-requisite: MAT-282

MAT-283 Calculus III
4

Prerequisite: MAT-282

PHY-252 College Physics II/Lab
4

Prerequisite: PHY-251

Pre/co-requisite: MAT-282

BIO-195 General Biology I/Lab
4

Prerequisites: ENG-095, RDG-095 or ESL-098 and MAT-194 or placement

Total Credits:
Semester 4 Credits Milestone GenEd Note Pre-req Expand
BME-200 Biomedical Engineering II
3

Prerequisite: BME-100 and MAT-282

Pre/co-requisite: MAT-283

MAT-285 Differential Equations
4

Prerequisite: MAT-282

BME-250 Biomedical Engineering III
3

See semester advising note.

Prerequisite: BME-200 or Chair approval;

Pre/co-requisite: MAT-285

BIO-196 General Biology II/Lab
4

Prerequisite: BIO-195

CHM-202 General Chemistry II/Lab
4

Prerequisite: CHM-201

Total Credits:
Last Modified Date: February 18, 2020

Upon Completion of this Concentration Graduates will be able to:

  • Design and conduct experiments.
  • Analyze and interpret data.
  • Apply computational tools and scientific concepts to biomedical engineering problems.
  • Design systems, components, or processes for solving biomedical engineering problems.
  • Function as part of a biomedical engineering team.
  • Articulate the professional and ethical responsibilities required of engineers.

Career Outlook

Graduates with an associate of science degree will be qualified for direct employment in entry-level research/lab assistant, design and manufacturing positions available in private industries, academic research institutions, and hospitals locally and nationwide.