Biochemistry

B.A. in Natural Science and Mathematics, Biochemistry Concentration (120 credit hours)

The Bachelor of Arts in Natural Science and Mathematics is designed for students who are interested in the flexibility and diversity of a liberal arts degree and the opportunity to pursue a more extensive study in natural science and mathematics. This flexible degree allows you a wide range of options, including the opportunity to develop one or more minors.

If you are planning post-baccalaureate study, you should check the requirements of the specific program in which you are interested in order to plan your degree coursework appropriately.

General Education Requirements (29-30)

Composition and Communication (9)
College Level Mathematics (3)
Natural Science and Mathematics (5-6)
  • Choose 5-6 credits, including one Natural Science with lab from the General Education Core List
Humanities & Fine Arts (6)
  • Choose six credits from the General Education Core List
  • May include one studio course
  • Must include at least 2 disciplines
Behavioral & Social Sciences (6)
  • Choose six credits from the General Education Core List
  • Must include at least 2 disciplines

Additional Requirements (17-19)

First-Year Seminar (0-2)
  • UCOL-U 101 First Year Seminar or
  • HON-H100 Freshman Honors Seminar
    A passing grade is required in the First Year Seminar course. This course is mandatory for all beginning freshmen and for transfer students with less than 12 credit hours of transferring coursework. This course must be taken in the first semester after admission to Indiana University East.
Information Literacy (3)
  • CSCI-A 110 Introduction to Computers & Computing (or equivalent)
World Languages (8)
  • Choose the first two semesters of a World Language in sequence. Some substitutions may be allowed, consult with your advisor.
Additional General Education Requirement (6)
  • Choose 1 additional course from the Natural Science & Mathematics, General Education Core List.
  • Choose 1 additional course from the Humanities & Fine Arts, General Education Core List.

Biochemistry Concentration (31-32)

Biology Courses
Chemistry
Capstone

Electives (39-43)

After Concentration requirements have been met, take enough credit hours to complete 120 credits.