Biochemistry, B.S.

The Transfer Degree Road Map on this page presumes the completion of lower division General Education, the United States History and Government requirements, 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 4-Year Degree Road Map for this major. Refer to ASSIST for transfer information and articulation of courses taken at California Community Colleges. Verified Associate Degree for Transfer (ADT) STAR Act students should use the ADT/STAR Act Degree Road Map for their major.

Once transfer coursework is evaluated, applicants and admitted students can use the Degree Progress Report/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 (meets GE B5 Scientific Inquiry and Quantitative Reasoning) 3/1
CHEM 333D 1
CHEM 351 (Fall only) 4
Elective 1
Total 14

Transfer Year 1: 2nd Semester

Course Units
BIOL 380 3
CHEM 334/L 3/1
CHEM 334R 1
CHEM 352 (Spring only) 4
CHEM 422/L (Spring only) 2/2
Total 16

Transfer Year 2: 1st Semester

Course Units
CHEM 461/L (Fall only) 3/1
Biology Elective** 3
GE Upper Division from Section C or Section F 3
Chemistry Elective* 3
Elective 1
Total 14

Transfer Year 2: 2nd Semester

Course Units
CHEM 401 (Spring only) 3
CHEM 462/L (Spring only) 3/1
CHEM 465 (Spring only) 3
Biology Elective** 3
GE Upper Division from Section D or Section F 3
Total 16

*Refer to catalog for course list.

**A minimum of 6 units of electives selected with approval of major advisor from upper division courses in Biology.