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New York University Tandon School of Engineering    
 
    
 
  Sep 25, 2017
 
2014-2016 Undergraduate and Graduate Bulletin (with addenda) [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biomedical Engineering, Biomaterials Track, M.S.


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The Curriculum


Requirements for the Master of Science

Each track within the BME MS program includes two options. The first specifies course requirements that include a thesis option and a second that specifies courses only. Students who choose the master’s thesis option must register for at least 3 credits of BE-GY 997x  and then write and defend a master’s thesis according to School guidelines. Those students electing the thesis option will also be required to take CM-GY 5040 : Chemical Lab Safety.

Biomedical Engineering-Biomaterials Track


To meet graduation requirements, students must have an overall B average in all courses (including MS thesis, research or guided studies) and must not have more than two grades of C in required (core) subjects.

Required courses for all students in the Biomaterials Track that fulfill their requirements for an MS in Biomedical Engineering are shown below:

Electives


  • See List below 6 Credits *

Research


Total Credits: 30


In addition


Once per year, biomedical engineering MS students must register for Colloquium in Biomedical Engineering (BE-GY 9730 , 0 credits) and Seminar in Biomedical Engineering (BE-GY 9740 , 0 credits).

For all students in the Biomaterials track, remaining credits (6) must be selected from the list of electives unless permission is granted by the biomedical engineering graduate adviser to substitute a course not listed below. Alternatively, students also may elect to take research in biomedical engineering courses (BE-GY 873x , 3 to 6 credits) without writing a thesis.

Electives


The list below contains the elective courses that are available to students pursuing an MS degree in the Biomaterials track.

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