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About the Program
The Department of Chemistry & Biochemistry at UCCS offers a minor in Biochemistry.
Focus of Study
The minor in biochemistry provides a background in general chemistry and organic chemistry plus upper-division electives in biochemistry.
Please note that a student pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Chemistry may not obtain a minor in Biochemistry. Students should familiarize themselves with the prerequisite requirements for these courses before pursuing the minor.
A student may complete a minor in biochemistry by finishing the following course work with grades of “C” or better for a total of 27 credit hours of CHEM course work, including 17 credit hours of upper-division CHEM course work.
For details on program coursework, please visit the Academic Catalog.
|General Chemistry (10 Credit Hours)
|Organic Chemistry (8 Credit Hours)
|Biochemistry Electives (9 Credit Hours)
Complete three of the following courses:
Note: Students may take either CHEM 4211 or CHEM 4221 & 4231, but cannot receive credit for both.