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  Dec 17, 2017
 
2017-2018 Undergraduate Catalog

Biochemistry (BS Degree)


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A major in Biochemistry consists of 66-68  hours in Biology, Chemistry, and Physics and does not require a minor.

Biochemistry (66-68 hours) + Liberal Arts Core (47 hours)


Liberal Arts Core (47 hours)


Foreign Language requirement (hours included above)


Students are required to take a minimum of 3 credit hours but are not required to progress past FL 202 (Intermediate II) if the student places higher than FL 201.  If a student places higher than 202, the student has completed her/his required FL credit.  Note that this placement does not count toward the required 125 hours (may vary according to degree) required of all CSU students. Choose one of the following courses:

  • ARAB 101, 102. 201, 202
  • FREN 101, 102, 201, 202
  • SPAN 101, 102, 201, 202
  • CHST 121, 122, 131, 132 or
  • Any other 3 hour foreign language course

Major Studies (66-68 hours)


Suggested electives


Effective in 2015, changes have been made to the Medical College Admissions Test (MCAT).  It now includes a behavioral and social sciences component.  Therefore, for those students who will be taking the MCAT, the following courses are suggested electives:

Note:


All students must have at least 125 hours to graduate. Students who took MATH 099 or ENGL 099 will need at least 129 hours to graduate. Full Bridge students will need at least 133 hours. Students must meet the Residency Requirements  described in this catalog. 

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