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bachelor

Degree

Honours Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry - Optional Co-op

bachelor

Degree

Honours Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry - Optional Co-op

Quick facts

  • Tuition

    $28,296 CAD

  • Application fee

    $156 CAD

  • Duration

    4-5 years

  • PGWP

    3 years

  • Min GPA

    83 out of 100

Deadlines

Term start & deadline Deadline
Fall-September 15-February-2021 2021-02-15

Overview

Honours Bachelor of Science in Biochemistry - Optional Co-op

A B.Sc. in Biochemistry offers a multidisciplinary curriculum that gives students broad exposure to the life sciences with specific attention paid to the physical and chemical nature of bio-molecular systems. The lab-intensive experience in this program prepares students to pursue post-graduate research opportunities in many different life science related fields. Graduates are also positioned to be successful in obtaining entrance to a number of professional programs, as well as employment in industry and government.

Combine practical laboratory training in biochemistry, molecular biology and microbiology with courses in areas such as immunology, enzymology or physiology. Gain real-world experience from co-op work terms, and complete an undergraduate research project. Enjoy challenging careers in medicine and pharmacy, academic research, governmental regulatory work, or in related business fields.

Also available in co-op.

The Co-op program in Biochemistry is a four and a half year program, including four work terms. Students must complete a Fall, Winter and Summer work term.

Note: A minimum of four Co-op work terms including a Summer, Fall, and Winter are necessary to complete the Co-op requirement. *A fifth Co-op work term is optional and if completed, the total number of credits will equal 22.50.

Sample Careers

  • Research biochemist
  • Forensic scientist
  • Sales and marketing
  • Scientific writing and publishing
  •  

Estimate your cost

Residency
Count of person

$35,272

Total costs

yearly

Details


Cost of living 1 person $7,404
Accommodation 1 bed room $6,976
Tuition 1 person $28,296

Hourly wage

Min wage

15.50 CAD / 1 hour

in Canada every student can work 20 hour per week

Required documents

All applicants must request official transcripts from any and all of the following institutions previously attended:

high school, including summer school
university
college
night school
online courses taken at a provincial approved high school or learning center
an accredited private school or organization officially recognized or authorized as an institution of learning.
Required Supplementary Forms
Personal Support Letter
Student Profile Form
Education Declaration

Language requirements

GRE
not required
GMAT
not required

IELTS

6.5
6
listening
6
writing
6
speaking
6
reading

TOEFL

89
21
listening
21
writing
21
speaking
21
reading

PTE

60
60
listening
60
writing
60
speaking
60
reading

Cambridge

176
169
listening
169
writing
169
speaking
169
reading
Language pathway (conditional offer) is available
If your English proficiency and/or grades do not meet admission requirements, you may wish to be considered for the Guaranteed Admission Pathway (GAP). The combination of the English Language Certificate Program (ELCP) and the Open Learning program provides a flexible option for guaranteed admission to Bachelor of Commerce and Bachelor of Arts degrees. Save time by completing online courses toward your degree while you are completing your Advanced Certificate.

Duolingo English Test:Minimum overall score of 110
*Please note that the University of Guelph will be accepting Duolingo English Test scores for Fall 2021 admission only and will re-evaluate the opportunity for future use

Academic background and requirement

English Advanced Math 2 courses from: Biology, Chemistry, Physics 2 additional courses All three sciences are recommended 83 - 87%* average for co-op

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