Academic Programs

Degree Programs

Agricultural Engineering, Biological Systems Engineering & Mechanized Systems Management

Undergraduate Admission Graduate Admission
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The Department of Biological Systems Engineering has three distinct majors, each with unique emphasis areas.  Set yourself apart with a major that applies engineering principles to living systems! Biological Systems Engineering offers emphasis areas in Biomedical Engineering, Environmental and Water Resources Engineering, and Food and Bioprocess Engineering. Agricultural Engineering has emphasis areas in Machine Design Engineering, Soil and Water Resources Engineering, and Test Engineering. Mechanized Systems Management has option areas in Production, Technical, Processing Operations, and Business.


Graduate Programs

The Department of Biological Systems Engineering offers master’s and doctoral programs in engineering. Applications are accepted year-round. 

Research Opportunities

Students can gain valuable research experience through the help of UCARE, faculty members, or a summer research program at UNL.