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In addition to the requirements below, biochemistry majors must take either Mathematics 408C and 408D or Mathematics 408N, 408S, and Statistics and Data Sciences 328M; and eight semester hours of physics: either Physics 301, 101L, 316, and 116L; 303K, 103M, 303L, and 103N; or 317K, 117M, 317L, and 117N.


  1. Chemistry 301 or 301H
  2. Chemistry 302 or 302H
  3. Chemistry 204 or 317
  4. Chemistry 320M
  5. Chemistry 353 or 353M
  6. Chemistry 455
  7. Biochemistry 339F
  8. Biochemistry 369L
  9. Two of the following courses:
    Biochemistry 339J
    Biochemistry 339M
    Biochemistry 339N
    Biochemistry 370


Either Biology 311C311D, and 325 or 315H and 325H; six additional semester hours in biology, three of which are chosen from Biology 328339345361TNeuroscience 365R or Biology 371M, and 365S; and three additional hours chosen from the preceding list or from Biology 320325T226L and either 326M or 326R327D330331L335336339M344346347349360K361377 and Neuroscience 365W.

Students must earn a grade of at least C- in each mathematics and science course required for the degree, and a grade point average in these courses of at least 2.00.