Bachelor in Biochemistry

Anderson University

Program Description

Bachelor in Biochemistry

Anderson University

The biochemistry major is an interdisciplinary major that applies the principles and methods of both biology and chemistry to understanding the molecular basis of life.

What classes will I take?

The major (52 hours) requires a number of basic classes from each discipline with advanced courses in chemical instrumentation, cell and molecular biology, genetics, and biochemistry, and allows the student to select additional courses necessary to pursue certain career objectives. Students considering a biochemistry major should begin their study with General Chemistry I (CHEM 2110) and Foundations of Modern Biology I (BIOL 2210).

Major Requirements:

  • BIOL 2210, Foundations of Modern Biology I, 4 credit hours
  • BIOL 2220, Foundations of Modern Biology II, 4 credit hours
  • BIOL 2240, Cell Biology, 4 credit hours
  • BIOL 4050, Genetics, 4 credit hours
  • BIOL 4310, Molecular Biochemistry and Genetics, 4 credit hours
  • CHEM 2110, General Chemistry I, 4 credit hours
  • CHEM 2120, General Chemistry II, 4 credit hours
  • CHEM 2210, Organic Chemistry I, 4 credit hours
  • CHEM 2220, Organic Chemistry II, 4 credit hours
  • CHEM 3100, Analytical Chemistry, 4 credit hours
  • CHEM 4510, Senior Physical Science Practicum I, 1 credit hour
  • CHEM 4520, Senior Physical Science Practicum II, 1 credit hour
  • BIOL/CHEM 4210, Biochemistry, 4 credit hours
  • BIOL/CHEM/PHYS 4910, Science Seminar I, 1 credit hour
  • BIOL/CHEM/PHYS 4920, Science Seminar II, 1 credit hour

Elective hours from:

  • CHEM 3140, 4090, 4110
  • BIOL 3030, 4120

What kind of jobs can I anticipate after graduation?

  • agricultural & food scientist
  • analytical chemistry
  • environmental chemist
  • food chemist or scientist
  • forensic scientist
  • science technician
This school offers programs in:
  • English


Last updated June 20, 2018
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4 years
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