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Chemistry, B.S., with a Specialization in Biochemistry (80.5 Credit Major)

This major prepares students for (1) graduate study in chemistry, biochemistry, molecular biology, or clinical chemistry; (2) professional training in medicine, dentistry, and other health-related sciences; and (3) careers in chemistry, biochemistry or biomedicine in hospitals, medical schools, or the chemical industry. The B.S. degree in Chemistry with a specialization in Biochemistry is accredited by the Committee on Professional Training of the American Chemical Society (A.C.S.). The distribution of required courses and credits is as follows:

Credits (80.5)

50.5 In chemistry: CHE 166-167, 168-169, 232-233, 234-235, 2420-2430, 249, 342, 344-345, 442, 443, 444, 446 and 447.

12 In biological sciences: BIO 166, 167 and 420.

18 In mathematics and physics: MAT 175, 176, and PHY 168-169.

Last modified: 9/3/2014