Acceptable Biochemistry & Genetic Courses

This is a general listing from some of the undergraduate institutions we have received applications from.  If your college is not listed and you have questions about acceptable coursework, please email with the course information from your college.
Alabama  Arizona Arkansas  California
Colorado Connecticut Florida Georgia
Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana
Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana
Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota
Mississippi Missouri Montana New York
North Carolina Ohio Oklahoma Oregon
Pennsylvania South Dakota Tennessee Texas
Utah Vermont Virginia Washington
Wisconsin  Wyoming    

 

College Courses
Nebraska Biochemistry Genetics
Bellevue BI 306 BI 204
Chadron State Chem 335 BIOL 332
College of St. Mary Bio 340 Bio 330
Concordia Chem 345 Bio 208
Creighton University CHM 371 or 381
BMS 301
Bio 317
Dana Bio 12.364/12. 366/12.368 Bio 12.301
Doane Chem 408 Bio 112
Hastings Bio/Chem 404/405 Bio 474
Midland Lutheran CHE 407 Bio 305
Nebraska Wesleyan Chem 255 Bio 170
Peru State Chem 431 Bio 404
Union

CHEM 445/446

BIOL 321
University of NE - Kearney Chem 351 Bio 360
University of NE - Lincoln

Bioc 431*
Bioc 432**

Bios 206
University of NE - Omaha CHEM 4610
CHEM 4650/4660
Bio 2140
University of NE - Medical Center BRTP 821/822  BRTP 823
Wayne State CHE 326 Bio 320
York CHM 423 Bio 413
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* minimum acceptable to fulfill requirement
** highly recommended
     
Alabama  Biochemistry Genetics 
 Auburn University BCHE 3200*
BCHE/CHEM 5180/5190**
 BIOL 3000
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Arizona Biochemistry Genetics
Arizona State Bioc 361*
461/462 **
BIO 340
Grand Canyon University CHM 360 BIO 457
University of Arizona BIOC 462A/462B GENE 533
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 Arkansas Biochemistry  Genetics 
 John Brown University CHM 3164   Bio 2174
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California Biochemistry Genetics
Azusa Pacific University BIOC 360*
BIOC 380/381 **
BIOL 300
California Institute of Technology Bi/CH 110 Bi 122
California Lutheran University BIO 425 BIO 331
California State University - Fresno CHEM 155A*
CHEM 155B**
BIOL 102
Claremont McKenna College BIOL/CHEM 177 BIOL 143
Santa Clara University CHEM 141/142 BIOL 108
University of California - Berkeley MCELLBI 102*
MCELLBI100B**
MCELLBI 140
University of California - Davis BIS 105 BIS 101
University of California - Los Angeles 153A LS 4
University of California - Santa Cruz CHEM 142A/142B
MCDB 108A/108B
MCDB 101A
University of Redlands CHEM 320 BIOL 239
University of San Diego Chem 331 Biol 300
University of Southern California

BISC 330
CHEM 519

BISC 325
Vanguard University of Southern University CHEM 430 BIOL 311
Westmont College BIO 113 BIO 114
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Colorado Biochemistry Genetics
Colorado Chem 4711/4731 EPOB 2070
Colorado State BC 401/403 Life 201B
BZ 350
University of Colorado - Boulder CHEM 4711/4731 MCDB 2150
University of Denver Chem 3811/3812 Biol 2510
University of Northern Colorado CHEM 381*
CHEM 481/482**
BIO 220
USAF Academy Chem 434 Biol 363
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 Connecticut Biochemistry  Genetics 
 University of New Haven BI 461  BI 306
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 Florida Biochemistry  Genetics 
 Florida State University BCH 4624*
BCH 4053/4054** 
 PCB 3063
 University of Florida CHM 3217/3218  PCB 3063 
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 Georgia Biochemistry  Genetics 
 Emory University BIOL 301/302  BIOL 264
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 Hawaii Biochemistry  Genetics 
 University of Hawaii - Manoa CHEM 372  BIOL 375
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Idaho Biochemistry Genetics
Idaho MMBB 380 BIOL 310
Idaho State CHEM/BIOL 4445/4447 BIOL 3358
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Illinois Biochemistry Genetics
DePaul University CHE 340/342 BIO 260
Illinois Wesleyan University BIOL/CHEM 414A/414B BIOL 312
Knox College BCHM 301/302 BIOL 130, 150, or 335
Loyola University - Chicago CHEM 370/371 BIOL 282
North Park University CHEM 3330 BIOL 3210
Northwestern BIOL SCI 301-0 BIOL SCI 215-0
University of Illinois - Chicago CHEM 452/454 BIOS 220
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Indiana Biochemistry Genetics
Indiana University - Bloomington CHEM-C 483 BIOL-L 311
Notre Dame CHEM 40420 BIOS 20303 or BIOS 21303
Purdue University BCHM 56100/56200 BIOL 44400
Valparaiso University CHEM 315/316 BIO 270
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Iowa Biochemistry Genetics
Briar Cliff College CHEM 442/443 BIOL 357
Buena Vista BCHM 401 BIOL 260
Coe College CHM 405 BIO 235
Cornell College CHE 334 Bio 315
Dordt College CHEM 325/327 Bio 213
Drake BCMB/CHEM 130/132 Bio 105
Grinnell College Chem 262 Bio 251/252
Iowa State BBMB 316*
BBMB 404/405
BIOL 313
Luther College CHEM 301 BIO 248
Morningside College CHEM 410 BIOL 251
University of Iowa BIOC 3120/3130 BIOL 2512
University of Northern Iowa CHEM 4510/4520 BIOL 3140
Wartburg College CH 325 BI 211
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Kansas Biochemistry Genetics
Kansas BIOL 636/638 BIOL 350
Kansas State BIOCH 521 or BIOCH 571

BIOL 450

Sterling College CH265 BI263
Tabor College CH 416 BI 328
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Kentucky Biochemistry Genetics
Bellarmine University BMB. 301/302 BIOL 240
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Louisiana Biochemistry Genetics
Louisiana State University BIOL 4087*
BIOL 4093/4094**
BIOL 2153
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Maryland Biochemistry Genetics
Johns Hopkins University AS.020.305 AS.020.331
University of Maryland College Park BCHM 461/462 BSCI 222
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Massachusetts Biochemistry Genetics
Wellesley College CHEM 222 01*
CHEM 223 01/323 01**
BISC 219
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Michigan Biochemistry Genetics
Albion College CHEM 337 BIOL 300
Calvin College

CHEM 323*
CHEM 324**

BIOL 321
Central Michigan University CHM 521 BIO 326
Hillsdale College CHM 452 BIO 309
University of Michigan - Ann Arbor CHEM 351 BIOL 305
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Minnesota Biochemistry Genetics
Carleton BIOL 380 BIOL 240
Concordia College at Moorhead CHEM 373 BIOL 222
Gustavus Adolphus CHE 255 BIO 374
Macalester BIOL 351/352 BIOL 260
Minnesota-Twin Cities BIOC 3021* 
BIOC 4331/4332 **
BIOL 4003
College of St. Benedict/St. John's University BIOL 317 (BCHM 317) BIOL 316
St. Mary's University B409 B310
St. Olaf Chem 379/385 Bio 233
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Mississippi Biochemistry Genetics
Mississippi State University BCH 4603/4613 BIO 3103 or BIO 4133
University of Mississippi CHEM 471/473 Bisc 336
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Missouri Biochemistry Genetics
Drury University CHEM 336 BIOL 322
Missouri-Columbia BIOCHM 4270/4272 BIO 2200
Missouri - Kansas City CHEM 367 BIOL 206
Missouri Southern State CHEM 351 BIO 305
Missouri State CHM 452 BIO 235
Missouri Western State CHE 340/470 BIO 205
Northwest Missouri State Chem 24562 Bio 04350
Rockhurst University CH 3310/3330 BL 3610
St. Louis University

Chem 462/464

Biol 303
Truman State Chem 335/435 Bio 300
Washington University Biol 4810/4820  Biol 2970
William Jewell College CHE/BIO 450 BIO 234
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Montana Biochemistry Genetics
Montana State University - Bozeman

BCH 380*
BCH 441/442**

BIOB 375
University of Montana - Missoula CHEM 480/482 BIOB 375
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New York Biochemistry Genetics
Colgate University CHEM 452 BIOL 375
Cornell University BIOMG 3310 BIOMG 2800
New York University CHEM-UA 881/882 BIOL-UA 30
Rochester Institute of Technology CHMB-402/403 BIOL-321
Stony Brook University BIO 361/362 BIO 320
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North Carolina Biochemistry Genetics
Duke University BIOCHEM 301/302 BIOL 202L
University of North Carolina - Chapel Hill CHEM 430 BIOL 202
University of North Carolina - Charlotte CHEM 4165/4166 BIOL 3166
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Ohio Biochemistry Genetics
Kenyon College CHEM 256 BIOL 255
Miami University - Oxford CHM 432 BIO 342
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Oklahoma Biochemistry Genetics
Northeastern Oklahoma State University CHEM 4214 BIO 3114
Oklahoma Baptist University CHEM 3054 BIOL 4014
University of Oklahoma CHEM G3653 BIOL G3333
University of Tulsa CHEM 4133/4143 BIO 2124
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Oregon Biochemistry Genetics
Portland State University CHEM 350*
CHEM 490/491**
 BI 341
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Pennsylvania Biochemistry Genetics
 Pennsylvania State University BMB 401/402   BIOL 222
 University of Pennsylvania BIOL 203/204  BIOL 211 
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South Dakota Biochemistry Genetics
Augustana BIOL 354 BIOL 233
Dakota Wesleyan University CHM 341/342 BIO 315
Mount Marty College CHM 364 BIO 330
Northern State University CHEM 460 BIOL 371
Sioux Falls CHE 305 Bio 222
South Dakota CHEM 330 BIOL 471
South Dakota State CHEM 464/465 Bio 371
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Tennessee Biochemistry Genetics
Rhodes College CHEM 414 BIOL 303 or 304
Tennessee State University CHEM 3410/3420 BIOL 2120
Vanderbilt BSCI 220 BSCI 210
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Texas Biochemistry Genetics
Baylor University CHE 4341 BIO 2306
Rice University BIOC 301/302 BIOC 344
Southern Methodist University CHEM 5310/5311 BIOL 3304
Texas A & M University - Corpus Christi CHEM 4401/4402 BIOL 2416
Texas A & M - Main Campus BICH 410/411 or BICH 440/441 GENE 301 or 302
Texas Christian University CHEM 50133/50143 BIOL 40123
Texas Tech University CHEM 3311/3312 BIOL 3416
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Utah Biochemistry Genetics
Brigham Young University

Chem 481

PWS 340
 

 

 
Vermont

Biochemistry 

Genetics
Middlebury

CHEM 0322/0425 

BIOL 0314
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Virginia Biochemistry Genetics
College of William & Mary BIOL/CHEM 414  BIOL 420
George Mason University CHEM 463/464 BIOL 311
University of Richmond CHEM 326 BIOL 201
University of Virginia CHEM 4410/4420 BIOL 3010
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Washington Biochemistry Genetics
Gonzaga University CHEM 440/445 BIOL 207
University of Washington BIOC 440/441  BIOL 340
Whitworth University CH 401/403 BI 363
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Wisconsin Biochemistry Genetics
Marquette University CHEM 4530 BIOL 2201
University of Wisconsin - Madison BIOC 507/508 GENE 466
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Wyoming Biochemistry Genetics
University of Wyoming MOLB 3610 LIFE 3050
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