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Chemistry and Biochemistry

Middlebury College

48 months
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57880 USD/year
57880 USD/year
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About

The Bachelor in Chemistry and Biochemistry at Middlebury College is the right place for those who seek an excellent and stimulating education, intellectual challenge, fun, and multiple career opportunities upon graduation.

Overview

The Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry at Middlebury College is a group of faculty, staff, and undergraduates who together are dedicated to the intellectual and professional growth of the student.

The Department awards B.A. degrees in Chemistry, Environmental Chemistry (interdisciplinary program), Biochemistry, and Molecular Biology and Biochemistry (interdisciplinary program). Department members hold expertise in all major areas of chemistry including organic, inorganic, physical, analytical, environmental, and biological chemistry.

The eight full time faculty members provide a traditional chemistry and biochemistry program with opportunities for the student to pursue their own particular interests in chemistry or biochemistry in their last two years. Many majors use this opportunity to carry out an honors thesis project working one-on-one on a research endeavor with a faculty mentor.

The Bachelor in Chemistry and Biochemistry at Middlebury College graduates of the program are prepared for entry into graduate or medical programs or for employment by the chemical or biotechnology private sector.

Learning Goals for the Major

Upon graduation, a student acquiring a degree in Chemistry or Biochemistry should:
  • Be an independent learner and critical thinker.
  • Gain an understanding of the important questions of the field.
  • Appreciate the molecular perspective in explaining and understanding natural phenomena.
  • Be capable of using empirical evidence to arrive at scientifically defensible conclusions.
  • Understand fundamental chemistry and biochemistry concepts.
  • Master fundamental laboratory techniques in a safe and proficient manner.
  • Be able to pose and test scientific hypotheses.
  • Have effective oral and written communication skills.
  • Be able to collaborate with others.
  • Recognize how new knowledge is added to the field.
  • Be adequately prepared for experiences, including post-graduate study, related to the fields of chemistry or biochemistry.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • World of Chemistry 
  • General Chemistry
  • Advanced General Chemistry 
  • Organic: Struct & Reactivity 
  • Organic: Synthesis & Spect 
  • Bioinorganic Chemistry 
  • Medicinal Chemistry 
  • Chemical Biology 
  • Biochemistry of Macromolecules
  • Inorganic and Physical Chemistry

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
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TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Credits

120 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS The International English Language Test System (IELTS) tests your English-language proficiency on a scale of 1 – 9. The score refers to the combined average score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading).
7.5
Start practicing IELTS today!
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT The TOEFL iBT® is given online through the internet at designated testing site. The test measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The score refers to the total score of 4 subjects (writing, listening, speaking, and reading), each subject has a range of 0 - 30.
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Other requirements

General requirements

  • Essay: Middlebury admissions requires an application essay. 
    • Two Teacher Recommendations: Allow ample time for teachers to complete their recommendations online by the deadline.
    • School Report, Counselor Recommendation, and Transcript
    • Senior Grades: All applicants should request that their counselor send midyear grades
    • Application Fee: Our $65 application fee is nonrefundable.
    • English Proficiency Test: Middlebury accepts a number of English proficiency tests for students whose first language is not English or whose secondary education has been at a school where English is not the primary language of instruction. 
    • Additional Materials: You will be able to upload additional materials directly to your student portal. We cannot guarantee that any additional materials submitted beyond what is required will be reviewed by our admissions readers, but we make every effort to read or view all materials sent to us. 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    57880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 57880 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    57880 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 57880 USD per year during 48 months.
Student Activity Fee:  $436

Living costs for Middlebury

1133 - 1686 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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