University Catalog 2018-2019 
    
    Mar 19, 2019  
University Catalog 2018-2019

Biochemistry, B.S.


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For a list of courses that satisfy core curriculum requirements, click here:  The Core Curriculum .

The Biochemistry Program prepares students for graduate study and professional careers in an exciting area of science of the chemistry that controls biological processes and molecular medicine. This program is a great option for pre-medical students as it provides all the medical school prerequisite course work and prepares the students for success in medical studies. Students declaring a major in biochemistry should work with their advisors to choose a minor that will best prepare them for the career or graduate/professional school of their choice.

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Summary: Program in Biochemistry


Foundations: 13


Explorations: 21


Minor: 18 #


Free Electives: 3 $


Total Hours: 120


*Includes courses also counted as part of the core requirements.

#A total of 18hrs must be taken for the minor.  Hours for non-chemistry courses required by the major may count toward a minor in that discipline.  Remaining hours (to 120) may be taken as free electives.

$MATH 1030 Pre-Calculus  is a prerequisite for MATH 1070 Introductory Calculus , and can be counted as a free elective.

@See note 3 for approved courses; All approved courses require an introductory Philosophy course as a prerequisite.  This prerequisite can be satisfied by taking an appropriate course from the Examined Life core offerings.

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