Sponsored by the Materials Science and Engineering Department
Students must take five courses from the list below; at least ONE course must be at the .600 level.

UG calculus, chemistry, biology, physics and introductory biomaterials course equivalent to 510.316

Substitutions for courses can be made at the advisor’s discretion.

List of Pre-approved Electives
510.400 Introduction to Ceramics
510.403 Materials Characterization
510.405 Materials Physics
510.422 Micro- and Nano-structured Materials and Devices
510.426 Biomolecular Materials
510.428 Materials Science Laboratory I
510.429 Materials Science Laboratory II
510.430 Biomaterials Lab
510.431 Biocompatibility of Materials
510.456 Introduction to Surface Science
500.619 Fundamental Physics and Chemistry of Nanomaterials
510.604 Mechanical Properties of Materials
510.605 Electronic, Optical and Magnetic Properties of Materials
510.606 Chemical and Biological Properties of Materials (PR: UG chemistry and biology or permission
510.607 Biomaterials II (PR: 510.606, Biomaterials I or equivalent)
510.608 Electrochemistry
510.611 Solid State Physics
510.612 Solid State Physics
510.617 Advanced Topics in Biomaterials
510.619 Biopolymer Synthesis
510.620 Amorphous and Nanocrystalline Metals
510.621 Structure and Thermodynamics of Biomolecules
510.622 Micro- and Nano-Structured Materials and Devices
510.624 Theory of X-ray Diffraction
510.650 Principles of Quantum Physical Interactions
510.657 Materials Science of Thin Films
510.665 Advanced Topics in Thermodynamics and Kinetics of Materials

Courses not on this list can be used at the advisor’s discretion.
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