Biochemical Engineering Major

Description: A program that prepares individuals to apply mathematical and scientific principles to the study of biochemical processes in living organisms, properties of biological materials, and processes using biochemical agents such as cells, enzymes, and antibodies. Includes instruction in biology, chemistry, physics, biochemistry, thermodynamics, fluid dynamics, bioprocesses, and chemical engineering. Is Biochemical Engineering the right major for you?
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Biochemical Engineering Major

What Courses Do Biochemical Engineering Majors Take?

The required and elective courses you would take for Biochemical Engineering majors vary considerably among institutions. Courses are listed here that are illustrative of the breadth of topics you are likely to experience were you to major in this field.

  • Biology
  • Chemical Engineering
  • Chemistry
  • Mathematics
  • Physics
  • Thermodynamics

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