About this courseSkip About this course
Through exercises, you’ll get to think like a BME and experience the various areas to see which fits your interests and talents.
Finally, once you have a better sense of where you’d like to focus, our educational and career advice will help show you how to get there.
While targeted to students exploring a career in biomedical engineering, anyone curious about this fascinating field will find something of interest: from the thinking processes of pilots and baseball batters to an inside view of a beating heart to developments in bionics, exoskeletons, and nanotechnology.
Join us on a journey through the world of biomedical engineering.
Verified students are eligible to earn Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and Professional Development Hours (PDHs), valid toward continuing education requirements for many professional certifications.
What you'll learnSkip What you'll learn
- The breadth of the field of biomedical engineering
- Advances going on in each of the areas of focus
- How to select an area and degree program
- How other biomedical engineers got where they are
- How to chart your own career
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