Departments & Programs
Major in Biochemistry—B.A.
This major is designed to prepare students for careers outside the laboratory, such as medical school, dental school, or non-traditional careers in chemistry. Students wishing to pursue graduate work are strongly encouraged to pursue the B.S. degree.
Students must complete the following course work with a grade of C– or higher in each course:
- 29 credit hours of coursework which must include: C117 (or C105-C125), C341, C342, C343, C484, C485, and C487 or B487.
- A minimum of 8 credit hours selected from the following: A314, A316, N330, C344, C360, C361, C362, C372, C430, C437, C460, C481.
- Biology L112.
- Mathematics M119 or M211.
- Physics P201 or P221.
Students must also complete the degree requirements for the B.A. degree in the College of Arts and Sciences.