Biochemistry and Molecular Biology at California Lutheran University emphasizes genomics and bioinformatics—two important methods that you will use as you design and carry out your own experiments. During the first two years of study, you will focus on basic concepts and theories. Then, during the next two years, you will apply these concepts and principles to the broader study of biotechnology. Throughout, you will have the opportunity to conduct original research with faculty advisors and present your findings at research conferences.
Year-round research opportunities
You will also be encouraged to apply for summer research work. Students who have done so have garnered recognition through California Heart Association grants, National Institutes of Health and National Science Foundation summer research posts, and internships at local biotechnology firms such as Amgen and Baxter—among the nation's top biopharmaceutical corporations.
Many of our biochemistry majors are accepted into medical, dental, pharmaceutical, and graduate schools throughout the United States.
As part of a growing field, you will have many career possibilities. You could work on the frontiers of science in the heart of America's biotechnology industry, practice medicine, participate in cutting-edge research, unlock the secrets of recombinant DNA, or break new ground in genomics and proteomics.
- BioTech Manufacturing Associate
- Pharmaceutical Research Chemist
- Quality Control Chemist
- Science Teacher
- Cells and Organisms
- Metabolism, Genes & Developmt
- Biol Experimentation
- Biochemistry and Biochemistry Lab
- Molecular Biology and Molecular Biology Lab
- Quantitative Analysis and Quantitative Analysis Lab
- Organic Chemistry
- 48 months
Start dates & application deadlines
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DisciplinesBiology Bioinformatics & Biostatistics Biochemistry View 432 other Bachelors in Bioinformatics & Biostatistics in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
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- Request Recommendation
- Submit Application Fee
- English Proficiency
- Optional Interview
International47500 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 47500 USD per year during 48 months.
National47500 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 47500 USD per year during 48 months.
Living costs for California
The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.
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