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Workforce Development Degree

Program Description:
This program prepares the student with the necessary knowledge and skills to gain employment as a biomedical equipment technician.
The biomedical equipment technician is qualified for positions in medical research and development, operation calibration, and
maintenance of medical equipment for hospitals, equipment suppliers, and manufacturers. Upon completion of the program, the graduate
may apply for the certification test given by the board of examiners for the International Certification Commission for the Certified
Biomedical Equipment Technician (CBET).


Degree Awarded: Associate in Applied Science


For more information, contact:
Business, Information, and Engineering Technologies Division
Northeast: 918-595-7439


General Education Requirements Credit Hours: 20-22

English 6 hours
*ENGL 1113 Composition I
and select one course from the following:
*ENGL 1213 Composition II
*ENGL 2333 Technical/Professional Writing


Mathematics 4-6 hours
*MATH 1454 Technical Mathematics
or the following two courses:
***MATH 1513 College Algebra
***MATH 1613 Plane Trigonometry


Science 4 hours
Select one course from the following:

*PHYS 1114 General Physics I
*PHSC 1114 General Physical Science


Social Science 6 hours
POLS 1113 American Federal Government
and select one course from the following:
HIST 1483 U.S. History 1492 to Civil War Era
HIST 1493 U.S. History Civil War Era to Present


Specialized Course Requirements Credit Hours: 45

Biomedical Equipment 15 hours
*BMET 1304 Introduction to Biomedical Electronics
*BMET 2343 Biomedical Electronics Theory I
*BMET 2353 Biomedical Electronics Theory II
*BMET 2382 Contemporary Issues in Biomedical Electronics
and select one course from the following:
*BMET 2373 Biomedical Electronics Clinical
*CSCI 2103 Networking Technology


Computer Information Systems 6 hours
CSCI 1203 Computer Concepts and Applications
*CSCI 1263 Networking Fundamentals


Electronics Technology 24 hours
*ELET 1212 Introduction to Electricity
*ELET 1303 DC Circuit Analysis
*ELET 1313 AC Circuit Analysis
*ELET 2215 Digital Circuits
*ELET 2244 Amplifiers I
*ELET 2525 Wireless Communication
*ELET/NANT 2632 Introduction to Nanotechnology


Total Credit Hours: 65-67
*Course has prerequisite (See course description section of catalog).
***It is highly recommended that students select this course as part of this program.


General education requirements can be found at: www.tulsacc.edu/gened.