M.S. in Bioengineering

For students Entering Prior to Fall 2024

M.S. (thesis) in Bioengineering

  • Complete the core curriculum - 21 credit hours
  • 400/500 electives - additional 7 credit hours
  • BIOE 599 Research - 4 credit hours
  • Complete M.S. thesis with advisor approval
  • Total of 32 credit hours

For Students Entering Prior to Fall 2024

M.S. (Thesis) in Bioengineering

Course List

 

Hours

Professional Development
 
4
BIOE 500 Graduate Seminar (two semesters) 2
BIOE 502 Bioengineering Professionalism (first semester) 2
Thesis Research   4
BIOE 599 Thesis Research (min-max applied toward degree) 4
Technical Elective Courses
 
12
Selected in consultation with advisor   12
Fundamental Courses
 
12
Students must select one course from each of the three categories below in consultation with their advisor    
Statistics and Data Science
   
BIOE 484 Statistical Analysis of Biomedical Images 4
BIOE 505 Computational Bioengineering 4
IB 501 Programming for Genomics 4
STAT 510 Mathematical Statistics 4
STAT 511 Advanced Mathematical Statistics 4
STAT 525 Topics in Computational Statistics 4
STAT 527 Advanced Regression Analysis 4
STAT 528 Advanced Regression Analysis II 4
STAT 530 Bioinformatics 4
STAT 533 Advanced Stochastic Processes 4
STAT 534 Advanced Survival Analysis 4
STAT 541 Advanced Predictive Analytics 4
STAT 542 Statistical Learning 4
STAT 543 Appl. Multivariate Statistics 4
STAT 545 Spatial Statistics 4
STAT 546 Machine Learning in Data Science 4
STAT 551 Theory of Probability I 4
STAT 552 Theory of Probability II 4
STAT 553 Probability and Measure I 4
STAT 554 Probability and Measure II 4
STAT 555 Applied Stochastic Processes 4
STAT 556 Advanced Time Series Analysis 4
STAT 558 Risk Modeling and Analysis 4
STAT 571 Multivariate Analysis 4
STAT 575 Large Sample Theory 4
STAT 576 Empirical Process Theory and Weak Convergence 4
STAT 578 Topics in Statistics 4
STAT 587 Hierarchical Linear Models 4
STAT 588 Covar Struct and Factor Models 4
Engineering Math
   
BIOE 432 Systems Biology: Uncovering Design Principles of Biological Networks 3 or 4
BIOE 450 Introduction to Quantitative Pharmacology 3 or 4
BIOE 485 Computational Mathematics for Machine Learning and Imaging 4
BIOE 504 Analytical Methods in Bioeng 4
Life Sciences
   
BIOE 430 Intro Synthetic Biology 4
BIOE 434 Immunoengineering 3 or 4
BIOE 487 Stem Cell Bioengineering 4
BIOE 526 Advances in Biotechnology 4
Total Hours
 
32

Other Requirements and Conditions

Requirement
Minimum GPA: 3.0
A minimum of 12 hours of 500-level coursework is required.