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 and applies ONLY to students entering the program beginning fall 2019. 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
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
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
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
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: April 22, 2019

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.