Build your knowledge to help launch the next generation of medical breakthroughs.
Today’s health issues will be solved with tomorrow’s diagnosis, monitoring, surgical and therapy technologies. With this undergraduate minor, you’ll build a foundation for entering the biomedical device field.
- Program type:
- On Campus
- Est. time to complete:
- 2-3 years
- Credit hours:
Why earn a biomedical engineering minor at UND?
From amazing medical technology featured in sci-fi movies, to the futuristic-like devices in today's most advanced hospitals, it will take experts that can fuse engineering and medicine to imagine tomorrow's innovations. Biomedical engineers create life-saving devices that can:
- Create artificial organs
- Automate monitoring of vitals
- Assist in surgeries
- Simulate procedures
- Build medical advancements once considered science fiction
Our program covers biomedical topics in a variety of areas: biomechanics, biomaterials, bio-instrumentation, multi-scale, bio-simulation and modeling, bio-signals and other emerging areas.
Create the next generation of medical devices by bridging the gap between engineering and medicine. Most importantly, you'll gain the foundation to pursue further education and research to help create new medical devices that can help improve the healthcare outcomes of lives all around the world.
Biomedical Engineering at UND
Designed to focus on areas where biomedical engineering expertise is most needed.
Gain exposure to a wide range of biomedical engineering areas.
Help develop intellectual property to generate company spin-offs, attract new companies and economic development.