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Degree awarded: Bachelor of Science
Total credit hours: N/A
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Biochemistry is an interdisciplinary science that studies the structure, composition and chemical reactions of substances in living systems. Students earning a degree in biochemistry from Thiel College will have a unique, multidisciplinary foundation in chemistry, biology and physics. This well rounded approach, along with Thiel's liberal arts curriculum, prepares our students for work in a variety of fields upon graduation!
Visit our Academic Catalog (2020-2021) for course listings.
Thiel College offers scholarships to students for reasons such as academic success, community service or involvement, exemplary leadership and more! The scholarships available to biochemistry majors are:
Visit our Financial Aid page to learn more about the types of aid available to students.
It's easy to get involved on campus! Joining a student club or organization is an excellent way to meet others and gain leadership experience. A biochemistry major might be interested in the following clubs and orgs:
Visit our Campus Life page to see a full list of student clubs and organizations.
A degree in biochemistry from Thiel College is a gateway to many career paths or graduate schools. Knowledge of the chemical reactions of substances in living systems applies well to many health care careers including the fields of medicine, dental, pharmaceuticals and even veterinary. This program opens the door to other options as well such as agricultural chemicals, biotechnology and consumer products industries!