Design & Technical Electives

 The BE curriculum requires nine (9) hours of engineering design electives. 

Click on Fall or Spring below to see the detailed list of Design Electives offered during that semester:


BE 4332 Molecular Methods
BE 4336 Biocompatibility & Surface Modification of Materials
BE 4383 Natural Resource Engineering
BE 4910 Special Topics (Regenerative Medicine)
EVEG 3110 Water and Wastewater Treatment
ME 4133  Machine Design I: Kinematic of Machinery
 CHE 4420  Special Topics in Chemical Engineering Science


BE 4323 Biomechanics for Engineers
BE 4335 Tissue Engineering
BE 4340 Food & Bioprocess Engineering
IE 4461 Human Factors Engineering
EVEG 3110 Waster and Wastewater Treatment






Common Technical Electives

The BE curriculum requires three (3) hours of a technical elective. Here is a list of some commonly taken electives:

Prefix Course Number Course Name
Air Force ROTC    
AGRO 1001 Plants and People
BE   3989 Special Projects in Biological Engineering
BIOL 2153 Principles of Genetics
CHEM 2262 Organic Chemistry
CSC 1253 Computer Science I with C++
ENVS 1126 Introduction to Environmental Science
EVEG 3200 Water Resources Engineering
GEOL 1001 General Geology: Physical
GEOL 1066 Dinosaurs, Catastrophes, and Extinctions
ISDS  2000 Introduction to Business Statistics
KIN 2500 Human Anatomy
KIN 2501 History and Philosophy of Kinesiology



LSU 2016-2017 General Catalog