The Biochemistry program imparts a comprehensive understanding of the chemistry of the building blocks of biological molecules, complex biomolecules and their structure and biological function.
Analytical: Interpret results; make projections from data and determine probabilities; apply scientific concepts to solve problems.
Communication: Oral and written communication skills; organizational skills; ability to work independently and meet deadlines; presenting and communicating ideas clearly and articulately using current technology.
Research: Research skills; collection, analysis and interpretation of data using the appropriate laboratory and/or field techniques; organizing vast amounts of data.
Organizational: Data, time and resource management.
Teamwork skills: The ability to oversee, supervise and/or contribute to a project.
Technical: Ability to operate laboratory equipment and to employ appropriate scientific lab techniques; operate laboratory equipment and instruments.
Formal Career Assessments like the Strong Interest Inventory and the Myers Briggs Type Indicator can be helpful tools for your career development. These assessments have been used for decades to help individuals choose a major, explore career options during and upon completion of a degree and to further understand yourself in relationship to the world of work. Inquire with Career Services if you are interested in these formal assessments.