Upper Division Electives (7 units)
Students must take a minimum of 2 units of coursework listed under Chemistry and a minimum of 2 units of coursework listed under Biology and Microbiology totaling 7 units to meet the major electives requirement for the Biochemistry B.S. program. Students may apply a maximum of 1 unit of CHEM 4990 to fulfill the elective requirement.
Students that seek to earn a BS Biochemistry degree that is approved by the American Chemical Society can do so by choosing as an elective an additional upper division chemistry course that includes at least two units of laboratory, or one unit of directed laboratory research (CHEM 4990).
Please note that some of the below electives have prerequisites. Students should consult their adviser.