Biological Engineering is the application of engineering principles to design solutions for problems related to biological systems. The program provides a rigorous curriculum and innovative research in: Biomaterials, Cell Manufacturing and Modeling.

To develop, adapt, and disseminate knowledge and technologies for engineering and managing biological and agricultural systems.

Degree Awarded: MS

Degree Code: MS_BIEN

The MSBE degree provides an opportunity for learning advanced techniques of data analyses and presentation of original research results. Skills in problem definition are also stressed. This degree requires twenty-four semester hours of coursework, including ENGR 6910, Research Methods and one hour of seminar (ENGR 8950). Six hours of thesis research is also required. Nine hours of life science courses identified by the department committee and student are highly encouraged. Math and statistics courses identified by the department committee and student are encouraged. Contact the graduate coordinator for additional details.

School/College: College of Engineering

Driftmier Engineering Center
Athens, GA 30602-7501

706-542-0860

Academic Department: College of Engineering

101 Driftmier Engineering Center
Athens, GA 30602

Graduate Coordinator: Ramana Pidaparti

706-542-4057

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