Biomechanics Track Courses

Track Courses (select 12-15 hours)

BMEN 291/491 Research with Mechanics Focus (subject to approval)
BMEN 432 Molecular and Cellular Biomechanics
BMEN 457 Orthopedic Biomechanics
BMEN 458 Motion Biomechanics
BMEN 461 Cardiac Mechanics
BMEN 468 Advanced Biomechanics
BMEN 471 Numerical Methods in BMEN
MEEN 363 Dynamics and Vibrations
MEEN 368 Solid Mechanics of mechanical Design
MEEN 440 Bioinspired Engineering Design
MEEN 441 Design of Mechanical Components and Systems
MEEN 442 Computer Aided Engineering
MEEN 444 Finite Element Analysis in MEEN

Other Courses (select 3 hours)

BMEN 404 FDA Good Lab & Clinical Practices
BMEN 406 Medical Device Path to Market
BMEN 469 Entrepreneurial Issues in BMEN
BMEN 4XX BMEN Elective (subject to approval)
CHEM 228 Organic Chemistry II
ENGR 381 ESP Seminar
ENGR 385 Co-Op
VTPB 410 Cell Mechanisms of Disease
VTPP 401 History of Medicine in Europe

Track Coordinators

Dr. BiswasProf. BrewerDr. Criscione, and Dr. Jain


MEEN courses have prerequisites, but some BMEN courses may substitute.  Discuss with scheduled instructor.

No more than 6 hours from any other department besides BMEN will count towards technical elective requirements.

No more than 3 hours of BMEN 291/491 will count towards technical elective requirements.

Proposed deviations from the required courses, track courses, and other courses from sections above must be approved in advance by both a Track Coordinator and the Director of Undergraduate Programs.