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Biomedical Engineering (Neural) Program Plan

This sample program plan gives you a possible overview of the types of courses a student would take each semester of the Biomedical Engineering (Neural) program at Wheaton College.

PLEASE NOTE: This program plan is for guidance only. Graduation requirements are found in the course catalog.

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NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
CORE 101 WC First Year Seminar 4 General Education
MATH 231 WC Calculus I 4 Engineering Core
PHYS 231 WC Introductory Physics I 4 Engineering Core
ENGR 101 WC Introduction to Engineering 1 Engineering Core
CHEM 231 WC General Chemistry 4 Engineering Core

Total: 17 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
ENGW WC Writing (0-4) 4 General Education
AHS 101 WC Wellness (0-2) 2 General Education
MATH 232 WC Calculus II 4 Engineering Core
PHYS 232 WC Introductory Physics II 4 Engineering Core
CHEM 232 WC General Chemistry 4 Recommended

Total: 18 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
BITH 211 WC Old Testament Literature 4 General Education
LANG WC Foreign Language 4 General Education
COMM WC Communications (0-2) 2 General Education
MATH 331 WC Vector Calculus 2 Engineering Core
PHYS 334 WC Computer Modeling of Physical Systems 2 Engineering Core
CHEM 341 WC Organic Chemistry I 4 Engineering Specific

Total: 18 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
BITH WC New Testament Literature 4 General Education
SELECT WC Thematic Core (1 of 3) 4 General Education
COMM WC Visual & Performing Arts (1 of 2) 2 General Education
CORE 3xx WC Advanced Seminar (with Thematic Core tag) 4 Engineering Core
CHEM 342 WC Organic Chemistry II 4 Engineering Specific

Total: 18 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
SELECT WC Christian Thought 4 General Education
SELECT WC Thematic Core (2 of 3) 4 General Education
SELECT WC Thematic Core (3 of 3) General Education
SELECT WC Visual & Performing Arts (2 of 2) 2 General Education
MATH 333 IIT Differential Equations 4 Engineering Core

Total: 18 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHoursCategories
ENGR 394 WC Ethics Capstone 2 General Education
BIOL 115 IIT Human Biology 3 Engineering at IIT
BIOL 117 IIT Human Biology Laboratory 1 Engineering at IIT
BME 315 IIT Instrumentation & Measurement Laboratory 2 Engineering at IIT
ECE 211 IIT Circuit Analysis 1 3 Engineering at IIT
ECE 218 IIT Digital Systems 4 Engineering at IIT

Total: 15 Credits

Credit Hours in 3 Years: 104

NumberSchoolSubjectHours

BME 100

IIT Introduction to the Profession 2
BME 309 IIT Biomedical Imaging & Sensing 3
ECE 308 IIT Signals and Systems 3
BME 422 IIT Mathematical Methods for Biomedical Engineers 3
BME 433 IIT Biomedical Engineering Application of Statistics 3
ECE 213 IIT Circuit Analysis 2 4

Total: 18 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHours
BME 310 IIT BioMaterials 3

BME 325

IIT

Bioelectronics Laboratory

1
BME 443 IIT Biomedical Instrumentation & Electronics 3

BME

IIT

Technical Elective 1

3
IPRO IIT

IPRO Elective 1

3

Total: 13 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHours
BME 405 IIT Physiology Laboratory 2
BME 419 IIT Introduction to Design Concepts in BME 2
BME 453 IIT Quantitative Physiology 3
BME IIT Technical Elective 2 3
IPRO IIT IPRO Elective 2 3

Total: 13 Credits

NumberSchoolSubjectHours
BME 420 IIT

DesignConcepts in BME

3

BME 438

IIT

Nueroimaging

3
BME 445 IIT Quantitative Neural Function 3
BME IIT Technical Elective 3 3
EXAM NCEES Fundamentals of Engineering
(Passing is not required)
 

Total: 12 Credits

Credit Hours (4th and 5th year): 56

Credit Hours to Bachelor Degree: 160

 

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