Biochemistry Major

Requirements for Concentration

16-18 units.

After declaration of the major, no NRO work is permissible in the major




Additional Courses

Senior Year Requirement


In their freshman year, students are strongly advised to take the Introductory Biology series BIOL 105 and BIOL 106 as well as General Chemistry CHEM 108/CHEM 109 or CHEM 125. Calculus should be completed by the end of the sophomore year. Such a program is appropriate not only for a concentration in biochemistry, but also for a concentration in biology or chemistry.