BiochemistryThis interdisciplinary program provides students with a strong background in the basic principles of physical and life sciences. With courses in biology, chemistry, mathematics, physics and molecular biology, the biochemistry program provides strong preparation for professional or graduate school.
an intercollegiate program
Biochemistry is one of two intercollegiate programs offered at WVU. Students are members of both the Davis College and Eberly College of Arts and Sciences, affording them opportunities to apply for scholarships and connect with faculty mentors in both schools
rooted in science
From biology to physics, you’ll gain a strong foundation in the basic principles of physical and life sciences.
among the elite
Biochemistry students are regularly earn recognition as WVU Foundation Outstanding Seniors.
- Medical doctor
- Research scientist
- Veterinary doctor
- Laboratory technician
- Pharmaceutical sales
|WVUE 191 – First Year Seminar
||CHEM 116 – Fundamentals of Chemistry|
|ENGL 101 – Intro to Composition and Rhetoric
||BIOL 117 – Introductory Physiology
|AGBI 199 – Orientation to Biochemistry
||MATH 156 – Calculus 2
|BIOL 115 – Principles of Biology
|CHEM 115 – Fundamentals of Chemistry
|MATH 155 - Calculus
For full suggested course schedule, class descriptions and more information on General Education Foundations (GEF) see the course catalog.