Bachelor of Science Biochemistry
You’ve always been the person who’s asked, “why?” You want to dive deeper, pushing past the surface to make new discoveries and uncover hidden knowledge. If the idea of conducting research projects and experiments is exciting to you, consider studying biochemistry at St. Scholastica.
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All new first-year applicants to St. Scholastica will be awarded either the Benedictine Scholarship or the Access Award, upon admission to the College.
100% of traditional incoming undergraduates receive some type of financial aid. The average for scholarships, grants and/or loans is $31,841.
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Research and Internships
Opportunities for student research and teaching abound in the Biochemistry major. These include:
- Assisting faculty with personal research projects
- Participating in paid summer research programs
- Working as a paid teaching assistant or general assistant in the department
Graduates of the biochemistry program have gone on to work as research and environmental scientists, lab managers, hazardous materials managers and scientific writers. Others have pursued advanced degrees in biochemistry, chemistry, medicine, dentistry and pharmacy.
Pair with a Language
Boost your brainpower and give yourself a competitive edge in our global economy by pairing your major with a language. St. Scholastica offers programs and courses in American Sign Language, German, Ojibwe, Russian and Spanish.
The College of St. Scholastica’s biochemistry program is accredited by the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB).
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