BS in Biochemistry Curriculum

FIRST YEAR

1st Semester

CHEM 125 General Chemistry I
CS 115 Intro to Computer Science I in C++
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BNfO 135 Bioinformatics
HUM 101 Writing, Speaking, Thinking
MATH 111 Calculus I
PHYS 111 Physics I
PHYS 111A Physics I Lab
FRSH SEM Freshman Seminar
Total semester credits: 17

2nd Semester

CHEM 125 General Chemistry II
CHEM 124 General Chemistry Lab
HUM 2XX Cultural History GUR
MATH 112 Calculus II
PHYS 121 Physics II
PHYS 121A Physics II Lab (1)
PE Physical Education GUR (1)
Total semester credits: 16


SECOND YEAR

1st Semester

CHEM 221 Analytical Chem Methods
CHEM 222 Analytical Chemistry
R120:101 General Biology I
CHEM 243 Organic Chemistry I
HUM 2XX Cultural History GUR
MATH 211 Calculus IIIA
Total semester credits: 18
2nd Semester
CHEM 231 Physical Chemistry I
CHEM 244 Organic Chemistry II
CHEM 244A Organic Chemistry II Lab
R120:102 General Biology II
MATH 225 Survey of Probability and Statistics
Elective Technical
Total semester credits: 16


THIRD YEAR

1st Semester

CHEM 235 Physical Chemistry II
CHEM 473 Biochemistry
R120:301 Foundation of Biology
R120:302 Foundation of Biology Laboratory
Physical Education GUR
Elective Lit/Hist/Phil/STS GUR
Total semester credits: 17

2nd Semester
CHEM 474 Biochemistry II
CHEM 475 Biochemistry Lab
CHEM 4xx Bioorganic or Biophysical Chemistry
Econ 201 Economics
R120:356 Molecular Biology
Elective Free
Total semester credits: 17


FOURTH YEAR

1st Semester

CHEM 235A Physical Chemistry Laboratory
Math 225 Survey of Probability and Statistics
HSS 202 Society, Technology, and Environment
R120:352 Genetics
R120:355 Cell Biology
Elective Open GUR
Total semester credits: 14

2nd Semester
CHEM 480 Instrumental Analysis
EVSC 385 Environmental Microbiology
Elective Capstone Seminar GUR
Elective Principles of Management GUR
Elective Technical
Total semester credits: 14

Total Degree Credits: 129