Biosystems Engineering, PhD

Requirements for Students Matriculating in or before Academic Year 2023-2024. Learn more about Graduate College Academic Regulation 7.0.

Total Hours: 60

Required Courses
BAE 5501Seminar1
BAE 6101Teaching Practicum in Biosystems Engineering1
Advanced Math (if advanced math was not completed in Master's program)3
Hours Subtotal5
Specialization and Dissertation
Combination of Dissertation and Specialization to total 55 hours.55
Core Courses (By Specialty Area)
Machine Systems
Advanced Data Acquisition and Control
Environment and Natural Resources
Stochastic Methods in Hydrology 1
Fluvial Hydraulics 2
Ground Water Contaminant Transport 3
Problems in Soil and Water Engineering 4
Bioprocessing and Biotechnology
Renewable Energy Engineering
Advanced Bioprocess Engineering
Advanced Data Acquisition and Control
Advanced Chemical Reaction Engineering
Process Simulation
Chemical Engineering Process Modeling
Experimental Designs
Research and Additional Requirements
Doctoral Research and Dissertation
Hours Subtotal55
Total Hours60

Prerequisites: BAE 4313 or CIVEN 5843 and STAT 4053.


Prerequisites: ENGSC 3233 or equivalent.


Prerequisites: AGRON 5583 or CIVEN 5913.


Prerequisites: CHEM 1515, BAE 4313 or equivalent.

Graduate College Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Requirements

Learn more about Graduate College 2023-2024 Doctor of Philosophy (PhD) Degree Program Requirements. Check the General Graduate College academic regulations for minimal GPA, language proficiency and other general requirements.