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The B.S. biochemistry major prepares students for entry level employment in biotechnical or biomedical laboratories or for entry into professional health schools or biochemical graduate programs.
A summary of all degree requirements as well as other departmental information is available in the Chemistry Department Handbook. All biochemistry majors should obtain a copy from the department office.
As identified in the General Academic Policies section of the Grand Valley State University Undergraduate and Graduate Catalog.
Take eight additional credits from the following choices:
Students in the biochemistry major interested in graduate school are advised to consult with their advisor about selecting these optional courses:
Students in the biochemistry major who transfer or change majors may make these substitutions with advisor approval:
Students in the biochemistry major seeking a degree certified by the American Chemical Society (ACS) must also complete:
This option assumes students will complete the required general education courses and select electives with the help of his or her advisor.