Jun 21, 2024  
University Catalog 2023-2024 
University Catalog 2023-2024

Biochemistry, B.S.

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Summary: Program in Biochemistry

Foundations: 13

Explorations: 21

  • African American Heritage and Legacies (3)
  • Creative Expression and Engagement (3)
  • The Examined Life (3)
  • Faith and Society (3)
  • Human Behavior (3)
  • The Human Past (3)
  • Scientific Reasoning (3 of 4, CHEM 1010/1010D /CHEM 1011L  or CHEM 1110/1110D /CHEM 1111L )

Minor: 18 (#: see footnote)

Free Electives: 3 ($: see footnote)

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.