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Biochemistry - Pre-Pharmacy, B.Sc.

  • Application Deadline
  • 48 months
, NJ,
The Bachelor of Science with a major in biochemistry program with a concentration in pre-pharmacy is designed for students who plan to enter graduate school in pharmaceutical science or the pharmaceutical industry.


It is designed to meet the entrance requirements for the FDU School of Pharmacy but it also contains the entrance requirements for most schools of pharmacy. In addition to the basic school of pharmacy entrance requirements, the program includes basic pharmaceutical chemistry courses designed to give the student a strong foundation in pharmaceutical chemistry.

Detailed Programme Facts

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

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Chemistry 
  • Organic Chemistry
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry Lecture / Laboratory
  • Biochemistry I Lecture / Recitation
  • Biochemistry I Laboratory

                        English Language Requirements

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                        Academic Requirements

                        General Requirements

                        • An Application for Undergraduate Admission
                        • A $40 non-refundable fee
                        • Two letters of recommendation
                        • Official SAT or ACT standardized test scores
                        • Official transcripts from all high schools attended
                        • Personal Essay on a topic of your choice optional
                        • Personal Interview optional

                        Tuition Fee

                        • International

                          45528 USD/year
                          Tuition Fee
                          Based on the original amount of 45528 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
                        • National

                          39686 USD/year
                          Tuition Fee
                          Based on the original amount of 39686 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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                        Living costs for Madison

                        • 1793 - 4420 USD/month
                          Living Costs

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