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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(October 5, 2015) – The Foram Group Charitable Foundation presented a  $100,000 check to fund the creation of Armstrong State University’s Aquaponics Research Center on October 1.

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(September 1, 2015) Lakesha Lewis, a behavior therapist and Master of Public Health candidate at Armstrong, has been making waves within coastal Georgia’s autism support network since moving to Savannah from Los Angeles five years ago.

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(June 4, 2014) — Two faculty members at Armstrong Atlantic State University -- associate professor of Criminal Justice, Social and Political Science Dr. Becky da Cruz and assistant professor of Psychology Dr. Mirari Elcoro -- were recently selected as Governor’s Teaching Fellows for the 2014 Summer Symposium Program.

Read More 2015 Engineering Design Challenge on April 25

(April 14, 2015) — Armstrong State University’s Engineering Studies Program will host the 2015 Engineering Design Challenge, which will showcase the ingenuity and creativity of students from Johnson High School, Beach High School, Savannah High School, Savannah Early College, Savannah Christian Preparatory School, Richmond Hill High School, Savannah Arts Academy and Jenkins High School. 

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