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  Nov 18, 2017
 
 
    
Undergraduate Catalog 2017-18

Biochemistry Major (36 hours)


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The Biochemistry Major is designed to follow the recommended curriculum proposed by both the American Chemical Society and the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology. This major is recommended for students interested in careers in health sciences such as medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine, nutrition, clinical chemistry, toxicology, pharmacology, molecular biology, etc. as well as those interested in a graduate career in biochemistry or molecular biology. A minimum of 36 CHEM credit hours must be selected according to the following guidelines:

Suggested sequence to satisfy major:


Fourth Year:


  • CHEM Elective, 4000 Level or higher

Additional Comments:


Biochemistry students may be eligible for a Biological Sciences minor. Please consult the Biological Sciences Advising office to determine how to complete the required coursework.

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