Philadelphia University + Thomas Jefferson University

Undergraduate Programs
Biochemistry Curriculum


Year 1

Hallmarks

  • Pathways Seminar
  • Writing Seminar I: Written Communication
  • Debating U.S. Issues
  • Chemistry I Lecture and Lab
  • Biology I Lecture and Lab
  • Calculus I

Biochemistry Core

  • Calculus II
  • Chemistry II Lecture and Lab
  • Biology II Lecture and Lab

Year 2

Hallmarks

  • Ethics
  • Writing Seminar II: Multimedia Communication
  • Global Diversity

Biochemistry Core

  • Calculus III
  • Biostatistics
  • Physics I Lecture and Lab
  • Physics II Lecture and Lab
  • Organic Chemistry I Lecture and Lab
  • Organic Chemistry II Lecture and Lab

Year 3

Hallmarks

  • American Diversity
  • Global Citizenship
  • Debating Global Issues
  • Integrative Seminar

Biochemistry Core

  • Biochemistry I Lecture and Lab
  • Biochemistry II Lecture and Lab
  • Physical Chemistry
  • Instrumental Methods Analysis
     

Year 4

Hallmarks

  • Capstone Folio Workshop

Biochemistry Core

  • Inorganic Chemistry

Advanced Chemistry or
Biology Electives

  • Three [3] Electives (9-10 credits)

Electives

  • Four [4] Free Elective (12 credits)

Total Credit Hours: 124-125