In addition to the degree requirements listed for an undergraduate concentration in Biochemistry,
departmental honors require the following:
- Completion of two semesters of BCHM 99 (Research for
- Submission of an acceptable research thesis
- A final grade point average of 3.00 or better in the
sciences and mathematics
Honors candidates are also expected to give a short or
presentation of their thesis research to members of the
department at the end of their senior year. BCHM 99 may
not exceed three semester credits.
Petition to the department for participation in this program
is made at the beginning of the senior year. Research thesis guidelines are available (.pdf).