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Biochemistry and Biotechnology

at Minnesota State University Moorhead

Program Details

  • Award: Bachelor of Science
  • Credits: 120
  • Delivery: Face-to-face where some online courses may be available or required.
  • WIA Certified
  • Emphases:
  • Biological Chemistry, Credits: 22
  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, Credits: 16

About this Program

An integrated, combined program that focuses on the structure, function, and dynamic behavior of the components of biological systems at the submolecular, molecular, and supramolecular levels and their influence on biological activity at the cellular, tissue, organ, and organismic levels. Includes instruction in biochemistry, biophysics, structural biology, molecular biology, and research applications and methods appropriate to specific topics.

Program Locations

  • Minnesota State University Moorhead 56563

Labor Market Information

  • Biochemists and Biophysicists

  • Median wage: $34.28/hour-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Well above statewide average
  • Biological Technicians

  • Median wage: $23.62/hour-Above the median
  • Employment outlook: Above statewide average
  • College Biological Science Teachers

  • Median wage: $66,441/year-Well above the median
  • Employment outlook: Below statewide average
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Minnesota State University Moorhead
Minnesota State University Moorhead
1104 7th Avenue South Moorhead, MN 56563 Toll-Free: (877) 678-6463 Local: (218) 477-2161 TTY: (800) 627-3529 Email: