Study molecules found in living organisms, particularly proteins, nucleic acids, lipids, and carbohydrates. This major emphasizes the integration of chemical principles into biological processes from molecular genetics to enzymology.
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This major has an entrance requirement, which means you need to take additional action before declaring the major. (Additional requirements may include, but are not limited to: higher minimum GPA, prerequisite courses, personal statement, audition, portfolio review, etc.).
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