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Biochemistry BS

Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry

Under the surface of living organisms, there lies a complex world of millions of chemical reactions. Majoring in Biochemistry will help you learn about how these biochemical processes can affect human disease, genetics, or even bacteria. The Biochemistry program focuses on molecular details of biological systems, with an emphasis in chemical reactions. By pursuing this Bachelor of Science degree, you will have the opportunity to complete admission requirements to enter most medical, dental, veterinary, and pharmacy schools.

Industry Highlights

Biochemists play an important role in contributing to advances in a wide variety of areas, including health, agriculture and the environment.

- Biochemistry.org

Career Opportunities

  • Medicine
  • Pharmacy
  • Dentistry
  • Optometry
  • Veterinary Medicine
  • Medical Research
     

Armstrong Edge

Current students take advantage of the numerous opportunities for cutting-edge research and internships, along with the state-of-the-art science facility where they receive personalized instruction.

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(December 11, 2015) - Armstrong State University and the City of Hinesville hosted a ribbon cutting for the new Armstrong Liberty Center, located in Hinesville, Ga., on Dec. 10. The 21,000-square-foot facility, which will open to students in January, is more than double the size of the previous Liberty Center.

Read More Armstrong Announces Local Partners for 2016 Small Business Consulting Course

(December 2, 2015) – Armstrong State University Assistant Professor of Economics and Director of the Small Business Institute, Dennis Barber, recently secured agreements with five local companies to participate in Armstrong’s spring 2016 Small Business Consulting course. 

Read More College of Education and Savannah Chatham County Public Schools Launch Professional Development Initiative

(November 9, 2015) - Armstrong’s College of Education recently announced plans to partner with the Savannah Chatham County Public School System to establish a Professional Development School initiative at Hesse K-8 School.

Read More Dr. Brent Feske awarded $407,452 in grant money toward research in biocatalysis.

(October 22, 2015) – The National Science Foundation (NSF) recently awarded $407,542 to Dr. Brent Feske, associate professor of chemistry and interim associate dean of the College of Science and Technology, and Georgia Institute of Technology Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering Professor Dr. Andreas Bommarius. 

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