Graduate Course Lists and Degree Enhancements

Not all required and fundamental graduate courses are offered each term or each year. The following lists show planned graduate BME course offerings. For more course ideas from other departments, please see the list included in the appendix of the BME Handbook. 

Other course ideas and degree enhancements may be discovered by exploring graduate minors and specialization areas. A comprehensive list of interdisciplinary specialization and certificate programs is maintained by the Graduate School, with options including African American and African StudiesCollege and University Teaching, Rural SociologyBiomedical Clinical and Translational Science, and Disability Studies -- or simply try some courses in Humanitarian Engineering. For courses and competitions aimed at business and commercialization, be sure to check out the Center for Entrepreneurship of the Fisher College of Business.


BME Graduate Courses planned for Autumn 2021 & Spring 2022

Projected listing. Courses for the upcoming academic year are finalized during faculty discussions at the end of the current academic year and there can be changes to the tentative plans based on addition of new faculty, professional leave, changes in funded research release time, etc.

Please note: all 5xxx-level courses listed below count as graduate-level BME courses -- even those listed as undergraduate and without specific graduate sections. 

Autumn 2021
6000 - Scientific Methods - Roberts
6983 - Research Ethics - Ghadiali 
5001 - Cardiovascular Engineering - Veeraraghavan, et al.
5560 - Biomedical Eng Applications in Cancer Biology
6430 - Mechanobiology of Musculoskeletal System in Dev and Disease - Purmessur
6530 - Cell Plasticity - Gallego-Perez
5194.06 - Polymers in Bioeng - Swindle-Reilly 

Spring 2022 tentatively planned (updated 10-19-21)

5194.01 - Machine Learning in BME - Ahmad

5194.02 - Ocular Biomechanics - Reilly   

5194.07 - Biofab of Microphys Systems - Skardal 

5194.08 - Transferrable Skills in Grad School - Liu   

5310 - Advanced Biomaterials - Hansford 

5421 - Tissue Mechanics - Walter

5550 - Engineering Principles in Cancer - Song

5580 - Excitable Cell Engineering - Hund

5635 - Cellular Nanotech - Winter

5639 - Medical Device Design - Staff

5663 - Intro to Micro and Nanofluidics - Prakash

5810 - BME Industry and Prof Seminar - Nocera/Eichaker

5802 - Medical Product Dev II (for MPD) - Nocera/Eichaker