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New Mexico State University

2016-2017 Undergraduate Catalog


DEGREE: Bachelor of Science

MAJOR: Biochemistry

Requirements

Nondepartmental Requirements

A ST 311Statistical Applications

3 cr.

BIOL 211GCellular and Organismal Biology

3 cr.

BIOL 211GLCellular and Organismal Biology Laboratory

1 cr. (3P)

BIOL 311General Microbiology

3 cr.

BIOL 311 LGeneral Microbiology Laboratory

2 cr. (4P)

 

BIOL 305Principles of Genetics

3 cr.

or

GENE 320Hereditary and Population Genetics

3 cr.

 

BIOL 377Cell Biology

3 cr.

MATH 191GCalculus and Analytic Geometry I

4 cr.

MATH 192GCalculus and Analytic Geometry II

4 cr.

Choose one of the following pairs:

PHYS 213Mechanics

3 cr.

and

PHYS 214Electricity and Magnetism

3 cr.

 

or

PHYS 211GGeneral Physics I

3 cr.

and

PHYS 212GGeneral Physics II

3 cr.

 

or

PHYS 215GEngineering Physics I

3 cr.

and

PHYS 216GEngineering Physics II

3 cr.

 

or

PHYS 221GGeneral Physics for Life Sciences I

3 cr.

and

PHYS 222GGeneral Physics for Life Sciences II

3 cr.

One of the following pairs:

PHYS 213 LExperimental Mechanics

1 cr. (3P)

and

PHYS 214 LElectricity and Magnetism Laboratory

1 cr. (3P)

or

PHYS 211GLGeneral Physics I Laboratory

1 cr.

and

PHYS 212GLGeneral Physics II Laboratory

1 cr.

Departmental Requirements

CHEM 115Principles of Chemistry I

4 cr. (3+3P)

CHEM 116Principles of Chemistry II

4 cr. (3+3P)

or

CHEM 111GGeneral Chemistry I

4 cr. (3+3P)

CHEM 112GGeneral Chemistry II

4 cr. (3+3P)

and

CHEM 217General Chemistry III

3 cr. (2+3P)

 

CHEM 313Organic Chemistry I

3 cr.

CHEM 314Organic Chemistry II

3 cr.

CHEM 315Organic Chemistry Laboratory

2 cr. (6P)

CHEM 371Analytical Chemistry

4 cr. (2+6P)

BCHE 140Introduction to Biochemistry

1 cr.

BCHE 395Biochemistry I

3 cr.

BCHE 396Biochemistry II

3 cr.

BCHE 397Experimental Biochemistry Laboratory

3 cr.

BCHE 440Biochemistry Seminar

1 cr.

BCHE 494Biochemical Genetics Laboratory

3 cr. (1.25+6P)

Choose one of the following pairs:

CHEM 433Physical Chemistry I

3 cr.

and

CHEM 434Physical Chemistry II

3 cr.

 

or

CHEM 431Physical Chemistry

3 cr.

and

CHEM 456Inorganic Structure and Bonding

3 cr.

 

or

CHEM 431Physical Chemistry

3 cr.

and

CHEM 356Descriptive Inorganic Chemistry

3 cr.

 

or

CHEM 431Physical Chemistry

3 cr.

and

BCHE 432Physical Biochemistry

3 cr.

Choose one of the following additional classes not used to fulfill another departmental requirement:

BCHE 432Physical Biochemistry

3 cr.

BCHE 446Biochemistry III

3 cr.

BCHE 451Special Topics

1-3 cr.

BCHE 451: by petition only

Electives

Sufficient other courses to bring total credits to 120, including 48 upper division. CHEM 310G will not count.