The Biochemical and Synthetic Medicinal Chemistry Track offers students a solid preparation for work in biotechnology and pharmaceutical fields.  The track also provides a good foundation for those interested in professional fields such as medicine, dentistry, pharmacy, or veterinary science.  Students who are thinking of pursuing advanced work in biomedical or medicinal or synthetic chemistry will benefit from this track as well.

Course Requirements

In addition to the Undergraduate Common Core in Chemistry, Mathematics and Physics, students must take

The General Biology sequence (BIO 191/BIO 192/BIO 193) may be of interest to students in this track. The sequence is not required but is recommended if time permits.

Open Electives

Open elective credit also is required to meet the minimum graduation requirement of 192 hours.