Chemistry Biochemistry Specialization, BS

Background Requirements

The Biochemistry Specialization is designed for chemistry majors interested in the application of chemistry concepts to biological systems. The Specialization will require the students to take the 300- and 400-level courses in biochemistry, genetics, and molecular biology. Student should work with their advisor for the application procedure and appropriate forms.

Program Requirements

The biochemistry specialization requires completion of 15 credits of coursework from the requirement lists in replacement of various electives of the B.S. Chemistry major. See your advisor for further details.

For more details, degree requirements, and course descriptions, please see South Dakota Mines academic catalog.

Contact Information

Dr. Zhengtao Zhu
Professor and Department Head
Department of Chemistry, Biology and Health Sciences
Chemical and Biological Engineering/Chemistry 2206
Office Phone: (605) 394-2447