EE 2440 or CSE 2440
MATH 3316 or IE 3301
BE 4331 or BE 4333
BE Technical elective
UNIV 1131 or ENGR 1101
BE 4368 or BE 4364 or BE 4372
BE 3101 or BE 3191
BE Technical elective
BE 3310 or 4312
BE 3367 or 4365 or 4373
BE 4337 or 4314
BE Technical elective
TOTAL DEGREE HOURS
Beginning the Journey
Trailblazing the Path
Be Bold. Be Ambitious. Set Yourself Apart.
Attend the College-to-Career orientation session with Career Services and fill out the career fields of interest forms.
Speak with Career Services about on-campus and summer job opportunities.
Create a résumé so you can work on building it up before you get to graduation.
Create an account on Handshake.
Participate in the Dean's Challenge.
Join a BME or COE student organization so you can get to know your peers, pursue your interests, and have fun!
Join a UTA club or organization so you can get involved on campus and meet new people.
Visit the International Student Center to learn about study abroad opportunities, clubs, on-campus events, and spring break community impact.
Apply to join the Honors College.
*You can ask your freshman advisor about what these requirements are
Global Mavericks Program
Complete your pre-professional courses and get admitted to the professional program.
Attend a"Meet and Greet" in the fall to find out about research going on in this field and help you decide which track to pursue.
Use your flowchart to plan what classes you you want to take in the future. Use the catalog to find course descriptions.
Consider adding a minor.
College of Engineering organizations
Fraternity & Sorority Life
Ask your advisor about the Fast Track Master's and
and our PhD options.
See advisor in your final semester to make sure your UMAP is complete.
Apply to graduate through MyMav.
If you're an International student and need a full-time waiver or OPT form signed, you must see your academic advisor to have it approved.
Familiarize yourself with your degree plan.
Meet with your advisor once a semester to ensure you're on track for graduation.
If you are a freshman student, transition from freshman advising to department advising*.
Complete UNIV 1131 or ENGR 1101 to learn about all of the resources available to you and to prepare you to succeed in your major.
Participate in a medical device design competition at UTA or other universities.
Contact the Center for Service Learning for volunteer opportunities.
Look into becoming an SI leader or tutor, or working at the IDEAS Center.
Participate in the Big Event.
Interested in getting your PhD? Look into the McNair Scholars program.
Carole Coleman is the internship and co-op
coordinator for the College of Engineering.
Contact her for information on these once
you've met the requirements.
Attend a College of Engineering Speed
Attend the College of Engineering Career Fair
to network and learn more about companies. It's a great way to find employment and internship opportunities every semester.
Present at Innovation Day.
Ask a professor about getting involved with the work going on in their labs.
Attend Bioengineering Department Seminar Series and other special events.
Attend a conference for the field that you want to work in.
Take on a leadership position in a student organization.
The Big Event
College of Engineering Career Fair
College of Engineering Speed Mentoring
All Majors Job Fair
Get involved with our research labs
Finalize your résumé so you are ready to hand it out at the job fairs.
Setup a Mock Interview with the Lockheed Martin Career Development Center.
Attend the All Majors Job Fair.
Complete The Job Search course on Canvas.
Talk to faculty member about the field that you want to go into and what you can do to be a competitive candidate.
Explore workforce skill development through on and off-campus activities; engage with the UTA Lockheed Martin Career Development Center at uta.edu/careers.
Meet with a career consultant.
Network with employers.
Discover internships and co-ops.
Apply for on-campus employment.
Join Handshake, our career services platform.
Participate in career development programs.
In addition, students are encouraged to participate in
Internship Research Lab
MES Conference participation
UTA Chapter of student BMES organization
Ability to identify, formulate, and solve complex engineering problems, including those associated with the interaction between living and non-living systems
Ability to design and conduct experimentation, analyze, interpret data, use engineering judgment to draw conclusions
Ability to communicate effectively
Ability to recognize ethical and professional responsibilities
Ability to function effectively on a team
Ability to acquire and apply new knowledge as needed
Ability to apply engineering design to produce solutions
What career options do I have with this major?
Biomedical engineer in industry (orthopedic devices, tissue engineering, biomaterials, prosthetics, medical imaging, biomedical instrumentation, pharmaceutical, etc.)
Research and development staff scientist
Technical and clinical support in major hospitals or medical centers
Management in biomedical engineering industry
Medical doctor, dentist, or attorney (with continuing advanced training in professional schools)
Communication: Develop and articulate ideas clearly and effectively across all mediums, including but not limited to written, oral, and digital communication.
Critical Thinking: Analyze issues, make decisions, and overcome problems by using sound reasoning before forming a strategy, decision, or opinion.
Teamwork/Collaboration: Work within a team and foster collaborative relationships with peers and supervisors. Use interpersonal skills to demonstrate respect and dignity for others while working toward a common goal.
Visit uta.edu/student-success/major_maps for the latest version of this major map.