About the Degree

Biochemists and molecular biologists are at the forefront of many of society’s most vexing problems. At Michigan Technological University, undergraduate students face these fields’ challenges head-on together in one program: our bachelor’s degree in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology.

If you have a passion for chemistry and biology—and a desire to improve society through medical, pharmaceutical, agricultural, or industrial advances—you’re just the kind of student that will succeed in Biochemistry at Michigan Tech. You’ll build the skill set needed to make your mark on the world through our uniquely hands-on learning experiences.

The hallmark of our Biochemistry program is its interdisciplinary nature. Experts teach Biochemistry courses, offering students the opportunity to study within a variety of subject areas.

Bachelor’s students choose either a biology or chemistry concentration to further customize their studies to individual strengths, interests, and career goals.