The B.S. in Biochemistry is designed to prepare students for graduate training in the biochemical sciences, medicine, and other health professions, or for employment in biotechnology, pharmaceutical, and chemical industries. The curriculum for the Biochemistry Major follows the guidelines recommended by the American Chemical Society as well as by the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, and meets most of the requirements for admission to medical, dental, veterinary, or pharmacy schools. This program differs from the B.S. in Chemistry- Concentration in Biochemistry primarily through its greater emphasis on biology courses.