Biomedical Engineering - Undergraduate Minor

The Biomedical Engineering minor-of-study is a 20-credit hour program of study designed to accomplish two objectives: 

  1. Require courses in basic biology, anatomy, physiology to provide students a basic understanding of life and the design and mechanics/dynamics of the human body. Also required is the only biomedical engineering course taught on the NMSU campus.
  2. Permit students to select from a wide range of elective courses ( numbered above 400 that emphasize engineering topics with application to the design and development of medical devices.
Prefix Title Credits
Required Courses
CHME 481Biomedical Engineering and Engineering Healthcare3
BIOL 2110G
BIOL 2110L
Principles of Biology: Cellular and Molecular Biology
and Principles of Biology: Cellular and Molecular Biology Laboratory
BIOL 353Pre-Professional Human Anatomy4
BIOL 354Physiology of Humans3
Total Credits20