Our department's concentration in Biochemistry was developed in response to the recent explosive growth of the biotechnology industry and to attention to biological problems by all industrial sectors.
Students who opt for the Biochemistry concentration receive in-depth training in traditional areas of chemistry with additional emphasis (three courses) in the area of cellular and molecular biology.
Graduates are well-prepared for a changing job market or for further study in chemistry, biology, or professional disciplines such as medicine, dentistry, or pharmacy. Career opportunities are available in:
For more information on the Chemistry Program, visit the undergraduate catalog.