2017-2018 Samford University Catalog 
    Dec 06, 2023  
2017-2018 Samford University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Biochemistry Major (B.S.)

The program outlined below will provide a student with a broad background in biochemistry. A student completing this program would be equipped for an entry-level position within the biotechnology industry. A student completing this program would also be well prepared to pursue graduate work in biochemistry or a related field. This program would also provide an excellent preparation for medical school, dental school, pharmacy, and other health-related professional programs.

Required Courses

General Education - Univ Core Curriculum: 22 Credits

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General Education - Distribution Areas: 29 Credits

See below for specific requirements for Natural and Computational Sciences and Mathematics.

Natural and Computational Sciences: 10 Credits

Mathematics: 4 Credits

Biochemistry Major: 51 Credits

General Electives: 26 Credits

Total Required Credits: 128