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BS Biochemistry

Click here for curriculum and schedule with Business minor.

Curriculum:  Biochemistry
1. Core Curriculum — Click here for Core Curriculum requirements. Fields 6 & 7 are met with major requirements and are therefore waived. 
                         
2. Major course requirements: (19 courses)   (70 credits)
BIO 111 + lab Introductory Biology I
  (4 credits)
BIO 112 + lab Introductory Biology II
  (4 credits)
CHM 111-112 + lab General Chemistry   (8 credits)
CHM 227-228 + lab Organic Chemistry   (8 credits)
CHM 244 Inorganic Chemistry   (3 credits)
BCH 301 + lab Introductory Biochemistry   (4 credits)
BCH 302 Cellular Biochemistry   (3 credits)
CHM 301 Classical Physical Chemistry   (3 credits)
CHM 334 + lab or CHM 430 + lab Spectrometric Analysis or Instrumental Analytical Chemistry   (4 credits)
CHM 381-480-481 Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar   (3 credits)
MAT 111 Calculus I   (4 credits)
MAT 112 or MAT 141 Calculus II or Statistics
  (4 credits)
PHY 201-202 + lab General Physics   (8 credits)
Biochemistry Elective: one course (CHM 344, CHM 455, or BIO 440)   (3 credits)
BCH 403 + L Molecular Biology
  (4 credits)
BCH Elective (any advanced elective in Biochemistry or Chemistry )   (3 credits)
     
3. Free electives:    
Courses in addition to the Core Curriculum and major requirements sufficient to reach a minimum of 120 hours for graduation. MAT 211 is recommended.
 
Recommended Schedule:  Biochemistry
FALL (Freshman Year)
 
SPRING (Freshman Year)
CHM 111/111L (4 credits)   CHM 112/112L (4 credits)
BIO 111/111L (4 credits)   BIO 112/112L (4 credits)
MAT 111 (4 credits)   MAT 112/141 (4 credits)
     
FALL (Sophomore Year)
 
SPRING (Sophomore Year)
CHM 227/227L (4 credits)   CHM 228/228L (4 credits)
PHY 201/201L (4 credits)   PHY 202/202L (4 credits)
CHM 244 (3 credits)    
     
FALL (Junior Year)
 
SPRING (Junior Year)
BCH 301/301L (4 credits)   BCH 302 (3 credits)
CHM 334/334L (4 credits)   BCH 403/403L (4 credits)
    CHM 381 (1 credit)
     
FALL (Senior Year)
 
SPRING (Senior Year)
CHM 301 (3 credits)    CHM 430/430L (4 credits)
BCH elective (3 credits)   BCH elective (3 credits)
CHM 480 (1 credit)    CHM 481 (1 credit)
     
     
Curriculum:  Biochemistry with Business Minor 
1. Core Curriculum — Click here for Core Curriculum requirements.  Fields 5, 6, & 7 are met with major & minor requirements. 
                                 
2. Major course requirements: (19 courses)   (70 credits)
BIO 111 + lab Introductory Biology I
  (4 credits)
BIO 112 + lab Introductory Biology II
  (4 credits)
CHM 111-112 + lab General Chemistry   (8 credits)
CHM 227-228 + lab Organic Chemistry   (8 credits)
CHM 244 Inorganic Chemistry   (3 credits)
BCH 301 + lab Introductory Biochemistry
  (4 credits)
BCH 302 Cellular Biochemistry   (3 credits)
CHM 301 Classical Physical Chemistry I   (3 credits)
CHM 334 + lab Modern Spectroscopy or CHM 430 + lab Instrumental Analytical Chemistry   (4 credits)
CHM 381-480-481 Chemistry and Biochemistry Seminar   (3 credits)
MAT 111 Calculus I   (4 credits)
MAT 141 or ECO 255 Statistics   (4 or 3 credits)
PHY 201-202 + lab General Physics   (8 credits)
Biochemistry Elective: one course (CHM 344, CHM 455, or BIO 440)   (3 credits)
Biochemistry or Chemistry Elective   (3 credits)
BCH 403 + L Molecular Biology  + lab
  (4 credits)
     
3. Business Requirements: (6 courses)   (18 credits)
ECO 101-102 Macro- and Microeconomics   (6 credits)
MGT 101 Introduction to Management   (3 credits)
MKT 201 Principles of Marketing   (3 credits)
ACC 201 Financial Accounting   (3 credits)
FIN 201 Introduction to Finance   (3 credits)
     
4. Free electives:    
Courses in addition to the Core Curriculum and major requirements sufficient to reach a minimum of 120 hours for graduation. MAT 211 is recommended. 
Recommended Schedule:  Biochemistry with Business Minor
FALL (Freshman Year)
 
SPRING (Freshman Year)
CHM 111/111L (4 credits)   CHM 112/112L (4 credits)
BIO 111/111L (4 credits)   BIO 112/112L (4 credits)
MAT 111 (4 credits)   MAT 141 or ECO 255 (4 or 3 credits)
     
FALL (Sophomore Year)
 
SPRING (Sophomore Year)
CHM 227/227L (4 credits)   CHM 228/228L (4 credits)
PHY 201/201L (4 credits)   PHY 202/202L (4 credits)
CHM 244 (3 credits)   ECO 102 (3 credits)
     
FALL (Junior Year)
 
SPRING (Junior Year)
BCH 301/301L (4 credits)   BCH 302  (3 credits)
CHM 334/334L (4 credits)   BCH Elective  (3 credits)
ECO 101 (3 credits)   CHM 381 (1 credit)
    MGT 101 (3 credits)
     
FALL (Senior Year)
 
SPRING (Senior Year)
CHM 301 (3 credits)   CHM 430/430L (4 credits)
CHM 480 (1 credit)   BCH 403/403L (4 credits)
ACC 201 (3 credits)   CHM 481 (1 credit)
MKT 201 (3 credits)   FIN 201 (3 credits)
    CHM Elective (3 credits)