B.A. On Campus


Saint Mary's University of Minnesota

48 months
36050 USD/year
36050 USD/year
Tuition fee
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The Biochemistry major offered by Saint Mary's University of Minnesota is an excellent option for those students who wish to have a strong foundation in an interdisciplinary science.


Today, many new jobs are being created in the biotechnology and pharmaceutical industries that demand the breadth and flexibility available with a biochemistry background.

Biochemistry offered by Saint Mary's University of Minnesota uniquely examines the cellular and sub-cellular levels of life through the "eyes" of molecular chemical reactions, structures, and energetics. In other words, life is examined at its most fundamental physical level. This major provides a strong background in both chemistry and biology with additional support from physics and mathematics.

Career Options

Biochemistry majors might pursue careers as an agricultural researcher, biological scientist, clinical laboratory technologist, food scientist, forensic scientist, medical scientist, pharmacist, science technician.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Chemistry I
  • General Chemistry I Laboratory
  • General Chemistry II Laboratory
  • Organic Chemistry I
  • Chemistry II with Laboratory
  • Chemistry I Laboratory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


122 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • A completed application. Saint Mary's has an online application and also accepts the Common Application.
  • Official high school transcript
  • Official test scores - ACT, SAT, or Classic Learning tests are accepted.
  • An essay or brief personal statement. In 250 words or fewer, please tell us about: a significant experience you've had, an accomplishment or risk you have taken, a person who has made a difference in your life, a topic of concern to you, or anything else you think would help us learn more about you. You can also choose to submit a graded paper or write something new!
  • Letters of recommendation are optional.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    36050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36050 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    36050 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 36050 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Winona

800 - 1300 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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Updated over a year ago

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