B.S., Chemistry with Biochemistry Track


To complete the Bachelor of Science Degree in Chemistry with  the Biochemistry track you must complete  62 - 67 semester hours of course work, including core curriculum requirements, requirements for all chemistry majors, 11-12 semester hours in biology, and 36 - 37 semester hours in chemistry.

Course Requirements

As a biochemistry major you must complete and the following courses:


Complete the following:

BY 123 Introductory Biology I

BY 124 Introductory Biology II

and one of the following:

BY 210 Genetics

BY 271 Biology of Microorganisms

BY 330 Cell Biology


Complete both of the following:

CH460 Fundamentals of Biochemistry

CH 461 Advanced Biochemistry I

Biochemistry Elective
Complete one course from this elective list.

Capstone Requirement
CH 493 Chemistry in Culture & Ethics
CH 495 Ethics in Chemical Research and
CH 497 Senior Research