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Biochemistry, B.Sc.

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    Application Deadline
  • 48 months
Quincy, MA, United States
Biochemistry majors may venture into various science-related fields, working in laboratories, research facilities, pharmaceutical companies, government agencies, and biotechnology firms. Others pursue academia or medical school upon graduation from the program.
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In addition to the rigorous nature of our courses, we provide students with the opportunity to get involved in hands-on, cutting edge research with our faculty. Most schools do not allow students to participate in research until their junior year; however, at Eastern Nazarene College, freshmen and sophomores are afforded this opportunity as well. In addition to conducting research with faculty, students are involved in independent projects that encourage them to venture outside of their comfort zones and think like scientists. 

This learning methodology is carried through into their senior year when they conduct and present a senior research project for the community. Upon graduation, many students either continue their studies in graduate school or apply to medical or pharmacy school.

Career Paths

A degree in biochemistry prepares students for a career in industry or academia. Examples include the pharmaceutical, polymer, and nanomaterials industries. The major is also designed to prepare students for medical school. 

Over the past 15 years, majors in chemistry and biochemistry have had a 100% acceptance rate into graduate school, including the University of Massachusetts, Case Western University, Temple University, Indiana University, University of New Hampshire, Emory University, University of Connecticut, Georgia Tech, and University of Pittsburgh. Other students are employed with companies like Genzyme, the world’s third-largest biotechnology firm.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Introduction to Cell Biology and Genetics w/Lab
  • Introduction to Plants and Animals w/Lab
  • Independent Study/Research
  • General Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry w/Lab
  • Organic Chemistry 
  • Chemistry Seminar 
  • Biochemistry Lab
  • Biochemistry

English Language Requirements

This programme may require students to demonstrate proficiency in English.

General Requirements

  • Online Application for Admission
  • Official High School Record
  • Official Standardized Test Scores
  • First-time freshman applicants who present a minimum of 540 for Evidence- Based Reading and Writing and 510 for Math on the SAT or a minimum composite score of 20 on the ACT are eligible for full admission to the College.
International students
  • Submit your FREE application to ENC
  • Send your SAT or ACT exam results.
  • Send your Official Transcript.
  • Submit your TOEFL or IELTS exam results. 
  • Submit the International Student Data Form
  • Certification of Financial Support
  • Enrollment Deposit
For more information please visit this program website.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    12976 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12976 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    12976 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 12976 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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