Biological Chemistry

students with Dr. El-Bermawy

The Biological Chemistry program at Culver-Stockton College gets you started on a wide variety of career options in science. This major is a solid first step for students who plan to go to graduate school to study molecular biology, biochemistry or other programs in life sciences. A major in biological chemistry is also a perfect fit for students interested in a pre-health major and looking toward careers in medicine, pharmacy, veterinary sciences or dentistry. Through the curriculum, you will gain hands-on experience in biology and chemistry, both in the classroom and in real-world settings.

Fast Facts:

  • A major in biological chemistry is appropriate for students interested in a pre-health major and looking toward careers in medicine, pharmacy, veterinary science or dentistry.
  • Biological Chemistry majors also have opportunities 
for graduate school studies in a variety of fields, including biochemistry, organic chemistry and molecular biology.
  • Students can complete an internship in their field before graduating.
  • Pre-professional training is provided to enter a career immediately upon graduation, in fields like government, teaching, industrial laboratory work, conservation and agriculture.
  • The Science Center houses an astronomy observation deck, computer labs, a state-of-the-art DNA sequencer and binocular compound microscopes for student research and teaching experience.

RESEARCH

Genomics Research Initiative - Research course, special application required

Contact:

Dr. Mohamed El-Bermawy
Professor of Chemistry/Biology

Phone: (573) 288-6344
Email: melbermawy@culver.edu

CLICK HERE to download this major's Fact Sheet for more information.