Bioengineering Curriculum

EFFECTIVE FALL 2015: BENG 109 (Bioengineering Statics and Dynamics) and BENG 101 (Foundations of Biomedical Imaging) have been approved by the Academic Senate to for removal from the curriculum. Students who have already taken either course may choose to use them towards Technical Elective requirements. Please reference the Fall 2015 flowchart.


If you have satisfied one or more courses by Advance Placement ("AP") from high school, enroll in the next course in the series (e.g. if "AP" credit exempts you from MATH 20A, enroll in MATH 20B).

Freshmen and Transfer Students

Go to to read the Bioengineering (BENG) departmental course descriptions in the UCSD General Catalog.  Additionally, visit similar sites to review the course descriptions for courses required in your major that are offered by other departments.

If, after reviewing your major's requirements, you have questions and wish to contact Bioengineering Student Affairs academic advisors, do so preferably via the Virtual Advising Center (VAC) at or visit



Freshman Year

Sophomore Year

Junior Year

Senior Year

Profesional Development