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Biochemistry, Bachelor

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
New York City, NY, United States
Biochemistry offered by St. Lawrence University is an interdisciplinary major between the biology and Chemistry departments. If you are interested in the molecules that make up life or the molecular basis of disease and drug function, biochemistry is a great major for you.
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Overview

Biochemistry is the main driving force behind the biotechnology revolution.

Biochemistry majors at St. Lawrence University go on to graduate school, work in the biotechnology industry, the pharmaceutical industry, as lab assistants in university research labs or even go to medical school or other health professions. Recent graduates have gone on to the University of Virginia, Einstein, Northeastern pharmacy school, University of California at Irvine, SUNY Upstate, Rutgers school of Dentistry They work as research assistants or associates at Cornell, SUNY Upstate, Albany Molecular Research, Regeneron Pharmaceuticals, Battelle Memorial Institute.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Biology. 
  • Genetics. 
  • Introduction to Cell Biology. 
  • General Chemistry. 
  • Organic Chemistry

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    78

    The TOEFL iBT ® measures your English-language abilities in an academic setting. The test has four sections (reading, listening, speaking, and writing), each with a score range of 0-30, for a total score range of 0-120.

  • Minimum required score:

    6

    The IELTS – or the International English Language Test System – tests your English-language abilities (writing, listening, speaking, and reading) on a scale of 1.00–9.00. The minimum IELTS score requirement refers to which Overall Band Score you received, which is your combined average score. Read more about IELTS.

General Requirements

National

  • Common Application
  • $60 application fee or fee waiver
  • Official copy of your high school transcript
  • Official standardized exam scores (optional)
  • Counselor letter of recommendation
  • Two academic recommendations from teachers who have taught you in high school
  • Resume (optional)
International 
  • SAT or ACT official test score report (or certified copy). 
  • Teacher recommendation letter
  • St. Lawrence University financial aid form (we do not require CSS or ISFAA)
  • St. Lawrence waives the application fee for all international students. Please indicate on the Common Application the fee waiver status when you submit your application.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    14580 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 58330 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    14580 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 58330 USD for the full programme and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for New York City

  • 1819 - 3970 USD/month
    Living Costs

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