Program Details

Biochemistry Degree Plan

Course Requirements

For specific course requirements and detailed class descriptions, visit the current JBU Catalog.

Sample Four-Year Plans

Bachelor of Science (B.S.) degree with major in Biochemistry

First Year Fall (Even Year)   First Year Spring (Odd Year)
BIO   1124   Cell Biology   BBL   1023   New Testament Survey
CHM   1124   General Chemistry I   CHM   1134   General Chemistry II
COR   1002   Gateway Seminar   EGL   1023   English II
EGL   1013   English I   KIN   1__1   Wellness Activity
MTH   1134   Calculus I   MTH   1144   Calculus II
        Total Hours 17           Total Hours 15
                     
Second Year Fall (Odd Year)   Second Year Spring (Even Year)
BBL   1013   Old Testament Survey   CHM   3144   Organic Chemistry II
CHM   3134   Organic Chemistry I   HST   1023   Western Civilization II
HST   1013   Western Civilization I     KIN   1002   Wellness for Life
PHY   2114   General Physics I      PHY   2124   General Physics II
    ___3   Social Science Elective       ___3   Global Studies Elective
        Total Hours 17           Total Hours 16
                     
Third Year Fall (Even Year)   Third Year Spring (Odd Year)
CHM   3164   Biochemistry I †   BBL   3003   Evangelical Theology
CHM   4124   Physical Chemistry I †   CHM   3174   Biochemistry II †
    ___4   Biology/Chemistry Elective   POL   2013   American Government
    ___3   Elective       ___4   Biology/Chem Elective
        Total Hours 15           Total Hours 14
                     
Fourth Year Fall (Odd Year)   Fourth Year Spring (Even Year)
BIO   3174   Molecular Cell Biology†     BIO   4103   Bioethics† 
CHM   3183   Adv. Inorganic Chem†     CHM   3114   Adv. Analytical Chem †
BBL   4002   Cap. Seminar Christian Life    CHM   4501   Chem/Biochem Capstone
    ___3   Arts Elective   EGL   4003   Masterpieces of Literature
    ___3   Philosophy Elective       ___5   Elective
        Total Hours 15           Total Hours 16

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Total Hours for Four Years: 125
† The order of alternate year courses will differ depending on whether a student begins his/her studies at JBU in an even or an odd year.

 Biochemistry 4 Year Plan