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  Sep 25, 2017
 
2015-2016 University Catalog archived

Biochemistry major leading to BS degree


The major in biochemistry leading to a Bachelor of Science degree requires completion of 55 credits as follows:

  1. BIOL 111 and 113; CHEM 110, 211, 241 or 241S, 242, 243, 250, 261, 262,  341, 342, 343, 344; MATH 101 and 102; PHYS 111, 113,
  2. Two additional courses totaling at least five credits chosen from the following. Only one 400-level course may count toward the major.
    BIOL 211, 211S, 220, 225, 250, 285, 301, 310, 320, 350, 385, and when the topic is appropriate and approved by the chemistry department head, BIOL 295, 296, 395, 396, 422 or 423
    CHEM 345, and when the topic is appropriate and approved by the chemistry department head, CHEM 295, 297, 298, 401, 402, 403, 421, 422, 423, 473, or 493
    NEUR 395, 422 or 423, when the topic is appropriate and approved by the chemistry department head
  3. Completion of the Major Field Test in Chemistry.

2. Two additional courses totaling at least five credits chosen from the following.


Only one 400-level course may count toward the major.

3. Completion of the Major Field Test in Chemistry.