Undergraduate CertificateBiomaterials Engineering

The undergraduate certificate in biomaterials engineering gives engineering students the opportunity to gain knowledge in this growing area within Biomedical Engineering.

Learn how biomaterials engineering is the right fit for you.

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The 15-credit-hour certificate consists of three required courses: Introduction to Biomaterials, Polymer Processing and Technology, and Biodegradable Materials. In addition to the required courses, students select two electives from an approved list that includes Materials Engineering, Polymer Materials and Engineering, Polymeric Composite Materials, Tissue Engineering or Independent Study and Research.

How to enroll

To add this certificate to your plan of study: 

  • Log into the myWSU portal, find the Student Tools box (center of the page) and click "Change my Major/Minor."
  • Click continue (this will show your current major and minor).
  • Click continue, then click on "Add a certificate" and choose your certificate program. Click continue and submit request.