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Tailor your studies to suit your interests. Our Bachelor of Arts in Biochemistry offers a flexible curriculum that lets you choose from a variety of electives.

Gain a foundational knowledge of the ways biology and the physical sciences affect health and medicine. Develop the skills to understand the chemistry behind disease states, metabolism and pharmaceutical evaluation.

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Expected job growth through 2032 for biochemists and biophysicists


Median annual salary for biochemists and biophysicists


Expected job openings each year over the next decade for biochemists and biophysicists

Bureau of Labor Statistics, 2024

Looking Forward

After graduation, your B.A. in Biochemistry will make you a competitive candidate for jobs like:

  • Chemist
  • Laboratory Technician
  • Medical Scientist

The program provides a strong base for graduate or advanced study in:

  • Medicine
  • Biology
  • Chemistry
  • Research

Your biochemistry degree can even serve as the basis for a career in unexpected fields like:

  • Law
  • Business
  • Government
  • Education
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Your Track to a Master’s Degree in Medicinal Chemistry

After completing their B.A. in Biochemistry, students may choose to pursue graduate studies, like a Master of Science in Medicinal Chemistry.

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