This program is part of the Physical Science Department.
If you have a passion for chemistry and bioscience, and the periodic table of elements electrifies you, exciting possibilities await you in the Biochemistry program! Begin a fascinating career today as a chemical or forensic science technician or chemical equipment operator and tender.
The Biochemistry program will teach you fundamental theories in chemistry and bioscience. You'll get hands-on experience with lab techniques and experimentations to test hypotheses and help care for communities in need. In addition, you'll also learn safety protocols and make informed, actionable decisions while practicing ethical, social responsibility.
You'll come away from the Biochemistry program with new skills in creative, methodical, and analytical thinking, problem-solving, and collaborating and reasoning with colleagues.
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Students at any Maricopa Community College may need to complete courses at more than one of our colleges.
Want to pursue a bachelor’s degree? Save money by starting at MCC in manageable, small classes taught by renowned faculty. Our transfer pathways with Arizona universities help you achieve two goals: completing an associate’s degree while also staying on track to earn a bachelor’s degree at your transfer destination. MCC’s university partnerships throughout the nation assure your seamless transition toward a four-year degree.
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Successful completion of a degree or certificate within the Biochemistry program may lead to employment in a variety of different occupations and industries. Below are examples of related occupations with associated Maricopa County-based annual median wages*. Some occupations may require additional education or training. You can click on any occupation to view more detail regarding education level, wages, and employment information.
Biochemists and Biophysicists
Chemical Equipment Operators and Tenders
Forensic Science Technicians
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