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    May 29, 2024  
2023-2024 Augusta University Catalog 
2023-2024 Augusta University Catalog

Bachelor of Science with a major in Chemistry and a concentration in Biochemistry

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Program Overview

The AU chemistry program is nationally accredited with students having the option of obtaining an American Chemical Society (ACS) certified degree. The biochemistry concentration provides a flexible curriculum to allow students to customize their education to suit their career aspirations.  This flexibility is especially well-suited for students completing pre-medical, pre-dental, or pre-pharmacy requirements.  Students can focus on a secondary area with a minor, or customize their degree with upper-division electives in any field as well as undergraduate research.

Program Contact
Dr. Angie Spencer
Admissions Information

For more information on admissions requirements, please visit the Office of Admissions website.

Progression & Graduation Requirements
Program Information
Program Length: 4 Years
CIP Code: 40.0501
Program Code: 1BS-CHEM
Major Code: CHEM
Concentration Code: PRE

Core Areas A - E: 42 Hours

For more information on Core Curriculum Areas A-E, see Core Requirements .

Minor or Upper Division Electives & Free Electives: 22 Hours

Minor or Upper Division Electives: 11-14 Hours

Electives: 4-7 Hours

Wellness Graduation Requirement: 4 Hours

Students who transfer to Augusta University with less than 60 credit hours must complete the Wellness Requirement.

Total Hours for the Degree: 124

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