2022 - 2023 Dallas College Catalog

2022 - 2023 Catalog
Engineering Degrees

ASSOCIATE OF SCIENCE DEGREE IN BIOMEDICAL ENGINEERING

Offered on Richland Campus in
conjunction with the University of Texas at Dallas

Degree Code: AS.UTD.BIOMED.ENGR

This is an "Articulated" degree with the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD).

Students who complete this degree with no grade below that of "C" and who meet all admissions requirements at the University of Texas at Dallas (UTD) will be accepted into UTD's Bachelor of Science in Biomedical Engineering program. Students should follow this plan only if they wish to transfer to UTD in Biomedical Engineering. Students wishing to transfer to another university should not assume this entire plan will transfer.

In order to be eligible to receive this A.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering, a student must:

  1. Complete a minimum of 60 credit hours indicated in this degree plan;
  2. Earn a grade of "C" or better in English 1301 and the selected college-level mathematics course;
  3. Receive a GPA (2) of at least 2.00 ("C")
  4. Give permission to Dallas College and UTD to share transcript data in order to evaluate degree program progress and assist in degree completion requirements and reporting;
  5. Meet all Texas Success Initiative (TSI) requirements and course prerequisites; and
  6. Complete at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by Dallas College.

This degree does not include all Core Curriculum course requirements. Students who plan to transfer must work closely with an advisor/counselor.

NOTE: Students completing this degree must submit to UTD a completed Texas Common Application within 12 months of their anticipated enrollment at UTD.

This page includes Coordinating Board (CB) Codes.

Course Course Title Credit Hours
ENGL 1301 Composition I 3
HIST 1301 United States History 3
MATH 2413 Calculus I 4
CHEM 1411 General Chemistry I 4
ENGR 1201 Introduction to Engineering 2
Semester Total 16
Course Course Title Credit Hours
ENGL 1302 Composition II 3
MATH 2414 Calculus II 4
PHYS 2425 University Physics I 4
BIOL 1406 Biology for Science Majors I 4
Semester Total 15
Course Course Title Credit Hours
MATH 2415 Calculus III 4
CHEM 1412 General Chemistry II 4
GOVT 2305 Federal Government 3
Select ONE of the following: HIST 1302, 2301, 2328, 2381 3
Semester Total 14
Course Course Title Credit Hours
ENGR 2300 Applied Linear Algebra 3
ENGR 2304 Programming for Engineers 3
GOVT 2306 Texas Government 3
ECON 2301 Principles of Macroeconomics 3
Select ONE of the following:
  • ENGL 2321
  • ENGL 2322
  • ENGL 2323
  • ENGL 2326
  • ENGL 2327
  • ENGL 2328
  • ENGL 2331
  • ENGL 2332
  • ENGL 2333
  • ENGL 2341
  • ENGL 2351
  • HUMA 1302
  • HUMA 1305
  • HUMA 2319
  • PHIL 1301
  • PHIL 1304
  • PHIL 2306
  • PHIL 2307
  • PHIL 2316
  • PHIL 2321
Semester Total 15
TOTAL CREDIT HOURS FOR THIS A.A. DEGREE 60