Biochemistry is the branch of science that explores the chemical processes within
and related to livingorganisms.Youlearn to use recombinant DNA technology and biotechnology, as well as protein and
Why biochemistry at OSU?
We customize your education to meet your career goals. Students gain a strong foundation
in physical and biological sciences that prepares them to succeed for a career in
a variety of fields including healthcare, medicine and veterinary sciences. Gain experience
and establish relationships in the scientific community through hypothesis-driven
undergraduate research, as well as campus organizations such as The Biochemistry and
Molecular Biology Graduate Student Association and the Pre-Health Professionals Club.
Biochemistry offers a range of career paths with excellence preparation for sciences
or in any industry of the professional health care fields, including medicine and
veterinary sciences. Our graduates enjoy successful careers in a variety of fields:
$100KIn scholarships to undergrad students
Annually awarded by the OSU Department of Chemistry
The OSU Department of Chemistry annually awards approximately $100,000 in scholarships
to undergraduate students in the department. Last year, CAS awarded an additional
$900,000 to students within the college.
Become an OK-LSAMP Scholar
OK-LSAMPis a consortium of Oklahoma colleges and universities working together to develop
programs aimed at increasing the number of students from under-represented populations
who receive degrees in Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) disciplines.
The OK-LSAMP scholarship program provides scholars with increased opportunities and
connections, including undergraduate research experiences, graduate school preparation,
international experiences, and internships/externships with companies in the STEM
The College of Arts and Sciences offers students a chance to travel the world and
experience new cultures through study abroad opportunities, all while earning college
credit. These can include short term faculty-led courses that travel over spring break
or a few weeks in the summer, as well as semester or year-long programs coordinated
through the OSU Study Abroad office. The college offers scholarships to Arts and Sciences
majors, such as the CAS Study Abroad Scholarship or the Bailey Family Memorial Trust