Students graduate with a ScB in Biomedical Engineering signifying that they will:
- Find scientific and technical careers that address societal needs related to health care delivery, industry and medicine.
- Successfully apply the principles of engineering and science, along with problem solving skills and critical thinking, to a broad spectrum of biomedical engineering problems.
- Function effectively on teams and will appreciate the broad social, ethical, economic, and environmental consequences of their lifelong education.
The program’s primary emphasis is on the fundamentals of biomedical engineering, but also allows students to personalize their curriculum. This exciting curriculum prepares students for careers in biomedical engineering and biotechnology, as well as careers in diverse areas such as medicine, law, business, and health care delivery. BME students learn to apply the principles of engineering and science, along with problem solving skills and critical thinking to a broad spectrum of problems in biomedical engineering. Further, BME is a sound foundation for life long education with its emphasis on the use of teamwork, effective communication skills and an understanding of broad social, ethical, economic and environmental consequences.