B.Sc. On Campus


Marymount University

48 months
34200 USD/year
34200 USD/year
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Marymount University’s Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry focuses on the study of chemical processes that take place in living organisms. This degree prepares students for a wide array of career opportunities in the sciences, biotechnology, and health care.


The Biochemistry program at Marymount University provides excellent preparation for medical, dental, or veterinary school, or for graduate study in biochemistry, molecular biology, or another biological or health discipline.

Learning outcomes

Students in the biochemistry program at Marymount University acquire a strong foundation in biology, chemistry, mathematics, and physics. Upon successful completion of the program, they are able to

  • comprehend the breadth of current concepts in biochemistry and molecular genetics;
  • critically evaluate scientific literature;
  • formulate hypotheses and develop, conduct, and interpret a research plan; and
  • demonstrate the ability to apply knowledge gained.

In addition, graduates of the program will have the critical thinking and quantitative reasoning skills to recognize, analyze, and solve biological problems; the communication skills to explain key scientific findings clearly; and the ability to recognize the ethical implications of scientific issues in society.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Biology
  • Microbiology 
  • Genetics for Majors 
  • Cellular Biology 
  • Biochemistry 
  • Nucleic Acids: Structure, Function, and Metabolism 
  • Advanced Molecular Biology 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

More details

Priority deadline - 1 March


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

All applicants must submit the following items to be considered for admission:

  • a completed application form with the nonrefundable application fee of $40
  • the recommendation form completed by a high school counselor or other appropriate school official
  • evidence of graduation or expected graduation from an accredited high school (Marymount will also consider on a case-by-case basis students who have participated in an approved home-school program)
  • a high school transcript showing academic performance and a minimum of 15 high school credits in preparatory courses

Tuition Fee

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    34200 USD/year
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    Based on the tuition of 34200 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    34200 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 34200 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Arlington

983 - 1441 USD /month
Living costs

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


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