Biochemistry B.S.

All students must meet the University Requirements.

All students must meet the College Requirements.

Major Requirements

In addition to the CALS or CAS college distribution requirements, the biochemistry core requires satisfactory completion of:

Choose one of the following options:8
Option A (recommended)
Exploring Biology
and Exploring Biology
Option B
Principles of Biology
and Principles of Biology
MATH 021Calculus I4
MATH 022Calculus II4
Choose one of the following options:8-10
Option A (recommended)
Fundamentals of Physics I
and Fundamentals of Physics II
Option B
Elementary Physics
and Elementary Physics
and Introductory Lab I
and Introductory Lab II
Choose one of the following options:8
Option A (recommended)
General Chemistry for Majors 1
and General Chemistry for Majors 2
Option B
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 2
Choose one of the following options:8
Option A (recommended)
Organic Chemistry for Majors 1
and Organic Chemistry for Majors 2
Option B
Organic Chemistry 1
and Organic Chemistry 2
CHEM 165Intro Physical Chemistry3
BIOC 205Biochemistry I3
BIOC 206Biochemistry II3
BIOC 207Biochemistry Lab2
BIOC 296Advanced Special Topics1-18
BCOR 101Genetics3
BCOR 103Molecular and Cell Biology4
Nine credits of advanced biochemistry-related electives.9
Choose one course from the following group of intermediate-level laboratory electives: 2-4
Quantitative Analysis
Intro Recombinant DNA Tech
Molecular Cloning Lab
Adv Genetics Laboratory
Adv Genetics Laboratory
Total Credits70-91