Jan 18, 2020  
USC Catalogue 2019-2020 
USC Catalogue 2019-2020

Biomedical Engineering (BS)

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The Department of Biomedical Engineering offers a Bachelor of Science degree in Biomedical Engineering. Additionally, there are three possible areas of emphasis within this biomedical engineering program major. These are biochemical engineering, electrical engineering, and mechanical engineering. An area of emphasis appears in a special field on the transcript. The minimum requirement for the degree is 128 units. A cumulative grade point average of C (2.0) is required in all upper division courses applied toward the major, regardless of the department in which the courses are taken.

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Technical electives are to be selected from an approved list available in the department office.

General Education

Pre-Major Requirements

Major Requirements


  • Technical electives Units: 12

Total units: 128-130

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