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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.

NEWS:

Read More Armstrong Earns Prestigious Designation as National Center of Digital Forensics Academic Excellence

(October 9, 2017) – Armstrong State University has been designated as a National Center of Digital Forensics Academic Excellence by the U.S. Department of Defense Cyber Crime Center. The university is only one of 14 institutions in the country to earn this prestigious designation. 

Read More Armstrong to Present Visiting Writers Series Event Featuring Elise Blackwell on Oct. 5

(September 28, 2017) - Armstrong State University’s College of Liberal Arts will present a reading by acclaimed writer Elise Blackwell. The author of five novels, including Hunger, which was named the "Best Book of 2003” by the Los Angeles Times, Blackwell will read from her latest work of fiction, The Lower Quarter

Read More Armstrong Selected for Erasmus Grant to Support International Exchange Opportunities

(September 22, 2017) – Armstrong State University Associate Professor of Computer Science and Information Technology Felix Hamza-Lup, Ph.D., recently secured an Erasmus Plus Grant, which will fund international exchange opportunities for students and faculty at Armstrong and Georgia Southern University.

Read More Armstrong to Host Robert I. Strozier Faculty Lecture by Dr. Paul Dunn on Sept. 22

(September, 18, 2017) – Armstrong State University will host a free lecture by Dr. Paul Dunn, an assistant professor of biology. The lecture, "Change Can Kill: What Barnacles Can Teach Us About Dying Young," will explore the mystery of why so many living organisms die young, despite the clear disadvantage of doing so,using barnacles as model organisms. This event is free and open to the public.

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