B.Sc. On Campus


Nazareth College

48 months
34850 USD/year
34850 USD/year
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We offer a bachelor degree in Biochemistry at Nazareth College. Biochemistry, the study of the molecular basis of biological processes in living organisms, seeks to explain how a collection of atoms like carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, and nitrogen interact to build the biomolecules necessary for life.


The Biochemistry degree program at Nazareth College provides opportunities for experiential learning such as undergraduate research, problem-based learning, and internships. 

Nazareth faculty mentor students on research projects such as the development of biofuels, characterization of proteins involved in blood coagulation, design of synthetic transcription factors, and analysis of small molecules in the spore-forming bacteria Bacillus subtilis.


  • Biochemistry majors receive individualized attention from faculty through close supervision and guidance of research projects.
  • Approved by the American Chemical Society.
  • Extensive training in modern lab techniques as well as experience managing projects.
  • Courses on reading and writing skill development so students learn how to communicate like scientists.
  • Community service projects including mentoring young students at the Rochester Museum and Science Center and Lab Day.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Chemistry: Molecules, Matter And Mayhem 
  • General Chemistry: Molecules, Matter and Mayhem Lab 
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry Laboratory
  • Inorganic Chemistry
  • Organic Chemistry 
  • Organic Chemistry Laboratory
  • Applied Mathematics in Chemistry

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Complete the free Common Application online at in English. This includes submitting a sample of your writing (up to two pages in length; may be a graded academic paper).
  • Transcript/academic records: Request an international credential evaluation from SpanTran (recommended service) or any evaluation service verified by NACES (required). Minimum grade point average (GPA): 2.75.
  • Provide your English language test scores: Provide an official copy of your TOEFL/IELTS exam results.
  • Optional: Official SAT or ACT exam results. (Required for nursing.)
  • Recommendations: 1-3 letters of recommendation from teachers or advisors (in English).
  • Finances form: After the Admission Committee makes a decision, accepted students must complete the Nazareth Declaration of Finances form and provide bank statements showing the amount available to cover your educational expenses. This form is needed to issue an I-20 (required to obtain your student visa). 

Tuition Fee

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    34850 USD/year
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Living costs for New York City

1819 - 3968 USD /month
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