Dec 07, 2023  
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog 
2022-2023 Undergraduate Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Biomedical Engineering (B.S.)

94 Major Hours, 132 Degree Hours

Students in this major must also complete requirements for a degree in the College of Arts & Sciences.  

Required Supplemental Coursework (Select 18 hours from the below list):

Biomedical Engineering Electives (9 hours):

Humanities and Social Sciences (6 hours)

To fulfill Arts & Sciences B.S. requirements, take two supplemental humanities or social science courses (minimum six credit hours) from among the following prefixes: ANTH, CJUS, CLHU, CMST, DCOM, ENGL, FREN, GEOG, GER, GREE, HIST, INTS, LAKL, LATI, LDR, LING, MCOM, MFL, MSL, NATV, PHIL,POLS, selected PSYC (per Psychology section of the catalog), REL, RUSS, SOC, SPAN, selected SUST (per Sustainability section of the catalog), and WMST.

Introduction to Literature (3 hours)

To fulfill Arts & Sciences B.S. requirements, take Introduction to Literature.

Four-Year Program Guides and Costs

USD encourages students to take 15 credits per semester or 30 credits within the year in order to graduate in 4 years. To help students complete their academic degree program in four years, we provide a sample academic plan. Please work with your academic advisor to confirm your plan. 

State Authorization - It Matters Where You Live

If your learning placement course (internship, externship, clinical, rotation, practicum, independent study, study away, etc.) or your online course will be taken outside South Dakota, please reference USD’s State Authorization webpage.

State Authorization