Biochemistry, BSMAKE ADVANCES IN MEDICINE THROUGH A CAREER IN SCIENCE
With a BS in Biochemistry, you’ll be able to decode the “language of life,” a skill that can lead to a career in the pharmaceutical, chemical, or food industries.
Your degree will demonstrate that you are prepared to advance in any number of career directions, from consumer products to medicine. Our program nurtures your curiosity through independent research projects with your professors. Members of the faculty have active research projects which involve synthesis of bioactive molecules, development of photoactive probes and modeling of bio-molecules and bring students in for opportunities to combat parasitic diseases, TB, infections in AIDS patients, sleeping sickness, and more.
Did you know? This program has STEM designation and also puts students on track to complete a joint degree in occupational therapy, optometry, podiatry, and pharmacy with a partnered school. Learn about the benefits of STEM, including an extension for international students, and the requirements for a pre-health joint degree program.