B.Sc. On Campus


University of Hawaii at Manoa

48 months
33336 USD/year
33336 USD/year
11304 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Biochemistry stand at the crossroads of physics and biology.  As biological processes are examined in ever finer detail, chemistry and biochemistry are increasingly called upon to provide the insights, techniques, and materials needed to understand the workings of living organisms, including ourselves. The Biochemistry program is offered by the University of Hawaii at Manoa.


As a student in the Biochemistry program at the University of Hawaii at Manoa, you will earn a solid foundation of scientific knowledge and experimental skills that enables specialization in research, teaching, business, or professional practice, and thus these majors are popular for those interested in biomedical careers.

Program Outcomes

  • understand macroscopic properties of materials as manifestations of the properties of atoms and molecules,
  • understand the principles and practices of measurement, and both quantitative and qualitative analysis,
  • use mechanistic reasoning to understand and predict reactivity and stereochemistry; use these principles for the preparation of new materials,
  • develop laboratory skills in preparation, purification, and characterization of materials,
  • understand the principles and practices of documentation, interpretation of experimental data and communication of results; be familiar with the modern literature search and retrieval techniques.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Fundamentals of Biochemistry 
  • Elements of Biochemistry 
  • Basic Biochemistry 
  • Basic Biochemistry Lab 
  • Introduction to Molecular Biology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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Other requirements

General requirements

High School Course Requirements :

  • English 4 Units
  • Math 3 Units
  • Science 3 Unites Social Science 3 Unites
  • Other College-Prep - 4 Unites
  • Electives 5 Unites
Standart Test Score - SAT( 560 Reading / Writing - 540 Math ) and ACT ( 22 English / Math Composite )

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    33336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16668 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    33336 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 16668 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    11304 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 5652 USD per semester during 48 months.

Living costs for Honolulu

1640 - 2500 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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