• Application Deadline
  • 48 months
    Duration
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Overview

In the Biochemistry program of North Park University students will have an excellent foundation for work in many areas of research, and because of the relevance of biochemistry in modern medicine, they will be prepared for professional programs in health-related disciplines as well.

Research Opportunities

As a biochemistry major, you will have a number of opportunities to conduct original research with our incredible faculty, through industry internships across Chicago and summer research opportunities like the National Science Foundation Research Experiences for Undergraduates program.

Detailed Programme Facts

  • Programme intensity Full-time
    • Full-time duration 48 months
  • Credits
    120 alternative credits
  • Languages
    • English
  • Delivery mode
    On Campus
  • More information Go to the programme website

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biochemistry
  • Advanced Biochemistry
  • Analytical Chemistry
  • Chemistry Ethics, Skills, and Professional Practices
  • General Chemistry
  • Cell Biology

English Language Requirements

  • Minimum required score:

    80

    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

  • Complete Online Application (No Application Fee)
  • Official transcripts must be submitted to North Park by a high school principal, administrator, teacher, or counselor.
  • Academic recommendations are letters written and submitted by a current or former teacher attesting to your academic abilities within the classroom. 
  • SAT or ACT tests are optional and not required for admission.
  • We require international students to submit proof of English proficiency.
  • Essay.
  • International students studying in the United States will require visa sponsorship.

Tuition Fee

  • International

    31430 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31430 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
  • National

    31430 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the original amount of 31430 USD per year and a duration of 48 months.
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Living costs for Chicago

  • 1297 - 2500 USD/month
    Living Costs

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

Funding

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