The field of chemistry offers an outstanding foundation upon which to build any number of fulfilling careers. At PBA, the medicinal and biological chemistry program is truly unique, offering you a deep dive into the core aspects of the natural sciences as it relates to life in the 21st century.
Anchored in PBA’s highly-respected natural science and pharmacy programs, the medicinal and biological chemistry program will take you on an exploration of today’s pharmaceutical science challenges. It is one of the few programs of its kind anywhere in the U.S., incorporating the study of biochemistry, cell and molecular biology; as well as independent and faculty research activities. Students also may gain internships at impressive organizations, some of which include:
As one of the few undergraduate medicinal and biological chemistry programs in the nation, PBA offers you a distinctive learning experience. You’ll be positioned for any number of professional paths in the sciences. Here are some key aspects of the program to consider:
Not sure about the major? Check out our chemistry minor option.
Graduates of the program leave with a unique undergraduate experience under their belts, and have been accepted into respected graduate programs. Some of these include:
And you’ll find them working with impressive organizations, including:
Nine distinctive schools are part of PBA. Classes related to this major will be focused here.
PBA is rightly proud of our talented faculty. Here’s who you’ll be learning from in this major.
You’ve chosen your program of study, now it’s time to get familiar with your classes.