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Biochemistry Majors

Goal: 16 credits per semester, other non-major courses to be filled in. This is a guideline only, students should work with their advisors for formal advising.

First Year

Fall Semester

  • Bio 1001 Principles of Biology I (4 cr.)
  • Chem 1001 Principles of Chemistry (3 cr.)
  • Chem 1003 Principles of Chemistry Lab (1 cr.)
  • FYP First Year Seminar (2 cr.)
  • FYP First Year Writing Seminar (2 cr.)
  • Gen Ed Course (3 cr.)

Spring Semester

  • Bio 1002 Principles of Biology II (4 cr.)
  • Chem 1002 Principles of Chemistry (3 cr.)
  • Chem 1004 Principles of Chemistry Lab (1 cr.)
  • FYP First Year Seminar (2 cr.)
  • FYP First Year Writing Seminar (2 cr.)
  • Gen Ed Course (3 cr)

Second Year

Fall Semester

  • Chem 2001 Organic Chemistry I (3 cr.)
  • Chem 2005 Organic Chemistry I Lab (2 cr.)
  • MATH 1030 Calculus I (4 cr.)
  • LIS Course (1 cr.)
  • Gen Ed Course (3 cr.)
  • Gen Ed Course (3 cr.)

Spring Semester

  • Chem 2002 Organic Chemistry II (3 cr.)
  • Chem 2006 Organic Chemistry II Lab (2 cr.)
  • MATH 1032 Calculus II (4 cr.)
  • Gen Ed Course (3 cr.)
  • Bio Elective LAB (4 cr.)

Third Year

Fall Semester

  • Bio 3099 Research seminar (2 cr.)
  • PHY 1001 College Physics (4 cr.)
  • Bio 3061 Biochemistry I (4 cr.)
  • Gen Ed Course (3 cr.)
  • Minor Course (3 cr.)

Spring Semester

  • PHY 1002 College Physics (4 cr.)
  • Bio 3062 Biochemistry II (4 cr.)
  • Gen Ed Course (3 cr.)
  • Minor Course (3 cr.)

Fourth Year

Fall Semester

  • Chem 2009 Physical Chemistry I (3 cr.)
  • Bio 3499 Senior Research (3 cr.)
  • Bio Elective LAB (4 cr.)
  • Minor Course (3 cr.)

Spring Semester

  • Bio 3998 Senior Evaluation (2 cr.)
  • Bio Elective (3 cr.)
  • Chem Elective (3 cr.)
  • Minor Course (3 cr.)
  • Minor Course (3 cr.)