Biochemistry

  • BCHM 1014 (Introduction to Biochemistry)
  • BCHM 2114 (Biochemical Calculations) (This requirement applies class of 2018 and above)
  • BCHM 4074 (Career Orientation)1
  • BCHM 4115-4116 (General Biochemistry)
  • BCHM 4124 (Laboratory Problems in Biochemistry and Molecular Biology)

Biology

  • BIOL 1105-1106 (Principles of Biology)
  • BIOL 1115-1116 (Principles of Biology Laboratory)
  • BIOL 2004 (Genetics)
  • BIOL 2604 (General Microbiology)
  • BIOL 2614 (General Microbiology Laboratory)

Chemistry

  • CHEM 1035-1036 (General Chemistry) or CHEM 1055-1056 (General Chemistry for Majors)2
  • CHEM 1045-1046 (General Chemistry Laboratory)
  • CHEM 2535-2536 (Organic Chemistry) or CHEM 2565-2566 (Principles of Organic Chemistry)3
  • CHEM 2545-2546 (Organic Chemistry Laboratory)
  • CHEM 2114 and 2124 (Analytical Chemistry and Laboratory)
  • CHEM 4615-4616 (Physical Chemistry for the Life Sciences) or CHEM 3615-3616 (Physical Chemistry)

Physics

  • PHYS 2205-2206 (General Physics)
  • PHYS 2215-2216 (General Physics Laboratory)

Quantitative and Symbolic Reasoning

  • MATH 1014-1025 (Pre-calculus With Transcendental)
  • MATH 1026 (Elementary Calculus)
  • STAT 3615 (Biological Statistics) or MATH 2024 (Elementary Calculus with Trigonometry II)

OR 

  • MATH 1222-1226 (Calculus)
  • STAT 3615 (Biological Statistics) or Math 2214 (Introduction to Differential Equations)

1 - Career Orientation is strongly recommended but not required by the department.
2 - The majors course in General Chemistry is recommended but not required.
3 - The majors course in Organic Chemistry is recommended but not required.

Contact

David Lally
Undergraduate Academic Advisor
Department of Biochemistry
340 West Campus Drive
106 Engel Hall
540-231-9524
dlally@vt.edu

 

David Bevan
Undergraduate Director
360 West Campus Drive
201 Fralin Hall
540-231-5040
drbevan@vt.edu

 

Tim Larson
Undergraduate Director
360 West Campus Drive
202 Fralin Hall
540-231-7060
tilarson@vt.edu