Intra-University in Colleges of Health and Human Sciences, Engineering, Natural Sciences, Veterinary Medicine and Biomedical Sciences

Effective Fall 2007

Core Course Requirements
Select one from the following:3
Biomolecular Tools for Engineers
Methods in Cell and Molecular Biology: Mammalian Cell Culture Techniques
Methods in Cell and Molecular Biology: Immunochemical Techniques
Methods in Cell and Molecular Biology: Radiation Cytogenetics
Methods in Cell and Molecular Biology: Flow Cytometry and Cell Sorting
BIOM 570/MECH 570Bioengineering3
BIOM 592Seminar1
MATH 530Mathematics for Scientists and Engineers4
STAT 512Design and Data Analysis for Researchers II4
Total Credits15

Specific requirements for the Ph.D. in Bioengineering

  • Minimum of 72 semester credits of graduate work in approved course of study.
  • Minimum of 42 semester credits earned at CSU (while in the graduate program).
  • Minimum of 32 semester credits earned after admission to CSU.
  • 10 credits earned after master's degree is accepted for credit with approval from the student's major advisor, the bioengineering program, and the Graduate School.
  • Minimum of 12 semester credits in 500 level (and above) formerly taught courses (not including dissertation and independent study) earned at CSU (post master's degree). The preceding list of core courses must be satisfied (15 credits). In addition, at least two life science courses (500-level or above) and two engineering courses (500-level or above) must be taken (12 credits minimum) as part of their graduate study (either as a master's student or Ph.D. student).
  • Successful completion of the qualifying exam.
  • Successful completion of the preliminary exam.
  • Successful completion of the dissertation defense.