BS in Biochemistry

Department: Biology and Chemistry

Biochemistry (BS) Requirements

The Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry is appropriate for students interested in graduate studies in Biochemistry or preparation for the health professions, especially medicine.

  • Fulfill all General Degree requirements
  • Fulfill all General Education requirements

Biology Requirements

Choose: All     Credits: 11     Minimum: C-

BI103/BI103LIntroduction to Cell Biology and Genetics w/Lab4
BI105/BI105LIntroduction to Plants and Animals w/Lab4
Cross listed as CH499
Independent Study/ResearchVaries

Chemistry Requirements

Choose: All     Credits: 41     Minimum: C-

CH103/CH103LGeneral Chemistry I w/Lab4
CH104/CH104LGeneral Chemistry II w/Lab4
CH231/CH231LAnalytical Chemistry w/Lab5
CH321/CH321LOrganic Chemistry I w/Lab6
CH322/CH322LOrganic Chemistry II w/Lab5
CH290Chemistry Seminar 11
CH390Chemistry Seminar 22
CH490Chemistry Seminar 31
CH491Biochemistry Lab3
CH492Biochemistry I3
CH493Biochemistry II3

Biochemistry Elective Credits

Credits: 10     Minimum: C-

Any BI course from the following list:
BI213Genetics Lab
BI220Forensic Science
BI220LForensic Science Lab
BI231Analytical Methods
BI241Nutrition for Majors
BI241LNutrition Majors Lab
BI310LBioinformatics Lab
BI343Field Prob In Ecology
BI343LField Prob Eco Lab
BI350Advanced Chemistry Lab
BI352LMicrobiology Lab
BI370Comp Anat/embry
BI370LComparative Anatomy Lab
BI393Cell Biology
BI394Cell Bio/Immun Lab
BI431Current Topics In Bio
Any CH course from the following list
CH231Quantitative Analysis
CH241Nutrition (For Majors)
CH350Adv Chem I Lab
CH351Adv Chem II Lab
CH401Phys Chem I
CH402Physical Chemistry II
CH431Instrumentl Analy
CH452Adv Inorganic Chem
CH499Research in Chem
Any EV course from the following list:
EV201Environmental Science w/lab
EV201LEnvironmental Science Lab
EV331Topics in Environmental Sci
EV399Envirn Of Romania
EV499Research In Envrn Sci


Choose: All     Credits: 18    

MA151Calculus I4
MA152Calculus II4
PY201/PY201LGeneral Physics I w/Lab5
PY202/PY202LGeneral Physics II w/Lab5