Most of the challenges facing society require an understanding of both biology and chemistry. Illinois Tech's biochemistry degree prepares you to tackle those challenges.
While enrolled in the biochemistry degree program, you will take a challenging array of lecture and discussion classes as well as laboratory courses. The program provides substantial flexibility, so you and your academic advisor can tailor a program to fit your particular needs. The program thoroughly prepares you for a career as a clinician or as a researcher. Many biochemistry majors participate actively in research during the school year or during the summer.
So whether you plan to go to medical school, work in a pharmaceutical firm, or pursue a Ph.D. in molecular biology, the biochemistry degree offers a solid foundation.