The Department of Molecular and Structural Biochemistry at NC State University offers degree programs at the Bachelors, Masters, and Doctoral levels, in addition to a combined BS/MS program.
With over 400 students, the undergraduate biochemistry program is one of the largest in the nation. Students are encouraged to develop critical thinking and communication skills.
Innovative research programs in the undergraduate and graduate curricula prepare students for advanced studies in
- medical school, graduate school or other post-graduate programs
Or careers in
- biotechnology and biomedical industries
- academia or government
The American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) identified "..biochemistry as the discipline most important for mastery of the medical school curricula of the future." ASBMB premedical curriculum recommendations.
Please explore our website to learn about the undergraduate and graduate curricula, faculty research programs, and professional development opportunities.