Biochemistry - Health and Medical Sciences, B.Sc. | Colorado State University | Fort Collins, United States
48 months
Duration
32734 USD/year
32734 USD/year
12874 USD/year
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Tuition fee
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About

This Biochemistry - Health and Medical Sciences program from Colorado State University augments the ASBMB Concentration with additional coursework in anatomy and physiology, biochemistry of disease, and either a medical internship or mentored research by requiring an additional 14-15 credits of concentration-specific coursework. 

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Overview

The Biochemistry - Health and Medical Sciences program from Colorado State University is geared toward students interested in a number of health professions including, but not limited to, medicine, veterinary, dentistry, physician assistant and physical therapy.

Learning Outcomes

Students will be able to:

  • Describe the basic concepts of chemistry, biology, biochemistry, molecular biology, and cellular biology
  • Critically analyze, and present the methods, results, and conclusions of scientific papers in the current biochemical literature, and orally present technical material in a clear and comprehensible form
  • Use a variety of laboratory instruments and techniques, interpret experimental results, and design new experiments
  • Demonstrate the ability to perform original research in biochemistry and molecular biology

Potential Occupations

Possible career opportunities include, but are not limited to: process research technician, production/quality assurance lab technician, biomedical/pharmaceutical researcher or salesperson, molecular biologist, biophysicist, cytologist, toxicologist, crime scene investigator, industrial hygienist, dairy technologist, environmental analyst, hygienist, chemist, wastewater treatment chemist, food and drug inspector, museum technician, teacher, writer, fisheries biologist, research analyst, and medical or clinical lab technologist. 

Many biochemistry majors go on to earn higher degrees in graduate school or health care related professional schools, leading to careers in medicine, veterinary medicine, pharmacy, or law.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • General Chemistry 
  • General Chemistry Lab 
  • College Composition
  • Attributes of Living Systems 
  • Genetics: Molecular/Immunological/Developmental
  • Genetics Laboratory
  • Modern Organic Chemistry 
  • Eukaryotic Cell Biology

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Language

English
IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
72

Credits

120 SCH

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

English requirements

IELTS admission requirements IELTS
6
TOEFL admission requirements TOEFL® IBT
72

Other requirements

General requirements

    • All first-year freshman students apply using the Common Application.
    • Personal Statement - What we call a “personal statement” is called the “personal essay” in the Common Application. This short writing piece is your opportunity to help us understand what makes you unique, to share a talent or element of your identity that’s important to you, to describe what you are passionate about, or to highlight an accomplishment you’re proud of.
    • Submit your most recent transcripts or mark sheets. We will ask for additional materials if necessary.
    • All decisions are provisional until a final, official transcript verifying graduation is received.
    • Only transcripts sent directly from the school or stamped and sealed are considered official.
    • If a record is not in English, a certified literal English translation must accompany the transcript.

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    32734 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32734 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    32734 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 32734 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    12874 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 12874 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Fort Collins

1210 - 1800 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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