B.S. in Biochemistry

College of the Sciences and Mathematics

This program has been placed in moratorium and is no longer accepting new students.

General Education Requirements
English Composition requirements6
Mathematics requirement3
Public Speaking requirement3
Science requirements6
Behavioral & Social Science requirements6
Humanities requirements6
Arts requirement3
Diverse Communities requirement3
Interdisciplinary requirement3
Student Electives9
Writing Emphasis requirements 9
Major Core Requirements
CHE 103General Chemistry I3
CHE 104General Chemistry II3
CHE 231Organic Chemistry I4
CHE 232Organic Chemistry II3
CHE 321Analytical Chemistry I3
CHE 418Chemical Information1
CHE 476Biochemistry I3
CHE 491Seminar in Chemistry1
CRL 103Experimental General Chemistry I (LAB)1
CRL 104Experimental General Chemistry II (LAB)1
CRL 231Experimental Organic Chemistry I Lab2
CRL 321Analytical Chemistry I Lab2
PHY 170Physics I4
PHY 180Physics II4
BIO 110General Biology3
MAT 161Calculus I4
MAT 162Calculus II4
Other Major Requirements
CHE 341Physical Chemistry I4
CHE 342Physical Chemistry II3
CHE 411Advanced Inorganic Chemistry3
CHE 424Advanced Analytical Chemistry3
CHE 477Biochemistry II3
CRL 232Experimental Organic Chemistry II Lab2
CRL 341Experimental Physical Chemistry Lab2
CRL 342Experimental Physical Chemistry II Lab2
CRL 411Inorganic Syntheses2
CRL 424Analytical Chemistry II Lab2
CRL 476Experimental Biochemistry I Lab2
Lab safety exam must be passed before application for graduation. See advisor for more information
Select one of the following:3-4
General Microbiology
Cell Physiology
Genetics
Biochemistry Elective
Students must select one course from the following:4
Total Minimum Required Credits120
Chemical Toxicology
Research in Chemistry
Experimental Biochemistry II Lab
Total Minimum Required Credits120

To track their individual degree progress, students are advised to access their Degree Progress Report (DPR) via myWCU regularly. For more information, visit wcupa.edu/DegreeProgressReport.