The biochemistry and molecular biology program] makes the following suggestions and recommendations for a student's course of study. Please consult the Courses of Study Bulletin for a complete list of requirements for the major. As always, students should consult their faculty advisers for individual needs in topics and scheduling. 


B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (CHEM 1300)

For students starting in CHEM 1300

  FALL SEMESTER SPRING SEMESTER
YEAR 1 CHEM 1300: Introduction to Chemistry CHEM 1318: General Chemistry
CHEM 1118: General Chemistry Laboratory
BIOL 1311: Integrative Biology 
BIOL 1111: Introductory Biology Lab
YEAR 2 CHEM 2319: Organic Chemistry I
CHEM 2119: Laboratory Methods in Organic Chemistry
BIOL 2312: Cells and Cells System
BIOL 2112: Cells and Cells System Laboratory
CHEM 2320: Organic Chemistry II
CHEM 2220: Chemical Synthesis Laboratory
BIOL 3413: Genes, Phenotypes, and Evolutionary Dynamics
YEAR 3 CHEM 3334: Physical Chemistry I
Advanced Biology Elective
CHEM 3330: Biochemistry I
CHEM 2130: Advanced Chemical Principles Laboratory
YEAR 4
CHEM 3131: Biochemistry Laboratory
BIOL 3474: Molecular Biology
CHEM 4340: Biochemistry II
Advanced Chemistry Elective

* Math and Physics courses should be completed before the 4th year. 


B.S. in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (CHEM 1318)

For students starting in CHEM 1318

  FALL SEMESTER SPRING SEMESTER
YEAR 1 CHEM 1318: General Chemistry
CHEM 1118: General Chemistry Laboratory
CHEM 2319: Organic Chemistry I
CHEM 2119: Laboratory Methods in Organic Chemistry
BIOL 1311: Integrative Biology I
BIOL 1111: Introductory Biology Lab
YEAR 2 CHEM 2320: Organic Chemistry II
CHEM 2220: Chemical Synthesis Laboratory
BIOL 2312: Cells and Cells System 
BIOL 2112: Cells and Cells System Laboratory
CHEM 3330: Biochemistry I
CHEM 2130: Advanced Chemical Principles Laboratory
BIOL 3413: Genes, Phenotypes, and Evolutionary Dynamics
YEAR 3 CHEM 3334: Physical Chemistry I
CHEM 3131: Biochemistry Laboratory
CHEM 4340: Biochemistry II
Advanced Chemistry or Biology Elective
YEAR 4 BIOL 3474: Molecular Biology Advanced Chemistry or Biology Elective

* Math and Physics courses should be completed before the 4th year.