** A minimum of 9 credits of BME 798 is required for the degree. A maximum of 10 credits of BME 798 may be counted toward the degree.
BME Electives Credits: 3
Elective courses in the area of the student’s intended research are to be selected in consultation with the student’s advisory committee.
Committee Meetings: Student performance is evaluated each semester through the written Research Progress Report and formal committee meetings. A student’s Advisor and Advisory Committee will evaluate the student’s accomplishments in academics, research and overall progress toward the degree.
Thesis Defense: A thesis defense and an oral final examination are required for this degree