Main interest of study: Plant molecular biology

This plan is for a BSc in Biochemistry that would provide an emphasis on plant structure, function, genetics, and biotechnology. 

A degree in biochemistry with this area of interest would prepare you for a career in: research on plants and microorganisms, the primary produce industry (food and forage crops, forestry), the biotechnology industry, agribusiness, the food and pharmaceutical industries, patent law, bioinformatics, science policy, science communication and publishing, various science based commerce and marketing careers, teaching.

100-level

BIOC 192
CELS 191
CHEM 191
BIOL 113
Consider including: ECOL 111

200-level

BIOC 221
BIOC 222
BIOC 223
GENE 221 strongly recommended
Additional GENE and BTNY papers are highly recommended

300-level

BIOC 351
BIOC 352
BIOC 353
PLBI 301
BIOC 360 (new paper in 2014)
Other possibilities: GENE 300 level papers