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University Catalog 2012-2013 
University Catalog 2012-2013 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biochemistry, B.S.

The Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry is designed to fit the needs of those who plan to complete their formal education with the bachelor’s degree and obtain positions in scientific and industrial laboratories, attend health professional schools, or do graduate study in biochemistry or molecular life sciences.

Of the 188 units required for the Bachelor of Science degree in Biochemistry, the major requires 122 while the General Education program and other university requirements total 66. Consult with an advisor for the specific number of units required in all areas of the degree including GE and free electives.

Requirements for the Major (122 units)

Upper Division Electives (12 units)

Choose one course from each area. The total number of these elective units must be at least 12.

Please note that some of the below electives have prerequisites. Students should consult their adviser.