UNIVERSITY CATALOG: 2017-2018

Biochemistry, B.S.

The Transfer Degree Road Map on this page presumes the completion of lower division General Education, Title 5 (United States History and Government), and lower division core requirements for this major. See General Education Rules for more information. Lower division major requirements can be found by looking at the four-year Degree Road Map for this major. Refer to Assist for transfer information and articulation of courses taken at California Community Colleges. Verified STAR Act students should use the STAR Act Degree Road Map for their major.

Once transfer coursework is evaluated, applicants and admitted students can use the Degree Progress Report and Planner to learn which requirements need to be completed.

To meet residency requirements, students must complete a minimum of 30 units at CSUN: 24 units must be upper division, 12 units in the major and 9 units in General Education.

Transfer Year 1: 1st Semester

Course Units
CHEM 321/L 2/2
CHEM 333/L 4/1
CHEM 351 (Physical Chemistry I) (Fall only) 4
GE Upper Division* 3
Total 16

Transfer Year 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
BIOL 380 3
CHEM 334/L 3/1
CHEM 352 (Physical Chemistry II with Lab) (Spring only) 4
CHEM 422/L (Chemical Analysis II with Lab) (Spring only) 2/2
Total 15

Transfer Year 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
CHEM 461/L (Biochemistry I with Lab) (Fall only) 3/1
Biology Elective (300- or 400-level) 3
GE Upper Division* 6
Total 13

Transfer Year 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
CHEM 401 (Inorganic Chemistry) (Spring only) 3
CHEM 462/L (Biochemistry II with Lab) (Spring only) 3/1
CHEM 465 (Topics in Biochemistry) (Spring only) 3
Biology Elective (300- or 400-level) 3
Chemistry Elective 3
Total 16
OVERALL TOTAL UNITS 120

*If needed, select UDGE courses that also satisfy: (1) IC: Information Competence, (2) GE Comparative Cultural Studies, and/or (3) Title 5 requirements in American History and/or US/State/Local Government.