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Developing Whole Leaders for the whole World

Bachelor of Science in
Biomedical Engineering


Program Overview

Oral Roberts University’s Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree in Biomedical Engineering empowers you to pursue advanced studies in biomedical engineering, medicine or other health professions. This degree places emphasis on the theory and principles of biosystems and biomedical instrumentation.

You’ll experience a broad liberal arts foundation that will equip you to apply science and technology for the improvement of the world. As a graduate, you can enter the engineering and scientific communities and contribute to the healing of the human condition.

You will have exciting opportunities to apply what you learn by being involved with creative cutting-edge projects such as creating a full-sized composite aircraft, a remote-controlled mine-sweeping robot or a shark-bite meter.

Above all, our unique mission to develop Holy Spirit-empowered leaders through Whole Person Education can set you apart as an inspiring engineering professional called to make a difference. You’ll experience a life-transforming education that will prepare you for a career in today’s complex technology-rich world.

Our commitment to equip Spirit-empowered leaders is why you can graduate from this program fully prepared to lead with purpose. The ORU B.S. in Biomedical Engineering program will empower and challenge you to do your finest work!

What can I do with a B.S. degree from ORU in Biomedical Engineering?

Inspiring, purpose-driven graduates (that’s you!) can enjoy successful careers in:

  • Orthopedic Bioengineering
  • Medical Imaging
  • Biomechanics
  • Clinical Engineering
  • Software Engineering
  • Research
  • Genetic Engineering and more!

What are some of the core experiences of this program? 

  • Mechanics-Statics/Dynamics
  • Electromagnetic Theory
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Human Anatomy/Physiology
  • Calculus
  • Physics
  • Network Analysis
  • Senior Design & Research plus more!


What makes ORU’s Biomedical Engineering program stand out?

Through the philosophy of Whole Person Education, we create an atmosphere of collaboration, nurture imagination and court the inspiration of the Holy Spirit by dedicating ourselves to being masters of our craft.

On top of this, you’ll learn directly from faith-grounded professionals who know what it takes to succeed in today’s biomedical industry while leading with purpose to make a difference.

What about accreditation?

As a university, we meet the highest accreditation standards set by the Higher Learning Commission (HLC).

Are there scholarships available?

Nearly 100% of our full-time, undergraduate residential students receive ORU grants and scholarships through academic achievement and through ORU’s premier scholarship opportunity of our Quest Whole Leader Scholarship. To learn more about financial aid, click here.

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