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Chemistry (Biochemistry/Molecular Biology/Pre-Med)

This concentration combines both biology and chemistry courses to give students the strong scientific foundation necessary for a medical career.

Bachelor of Science (BS) in Chemistry (Biochemistry/Molecular Biology/Pre-Med)

Whether you aspire to become a physician, dentist, or pursue other healthcare careers, our program equips you with a strong scientific foundation and the tools needed to excel in the medical field. Launch your medical career with the Pre-Med concentration of our Chemistry Major! The Chemistry Pre-Med concentration is for students that are fascinated by the complex chemical design of the human body. This concentration combines both biology and chemistry courses to give students the strong scientific foundation necessary for a medical career. Our program integrates rigorous academics with practical experiences and a Christ-centered community. Engage in research opportunities, shadow healthcare professionals, and receive personalized advising to ensure your readiness for medical school.

Chemistry Curriculum

Explore a modern chemistry curriculum that will set you up for graduate school and career success.

Faith & learning at MVNU

As an intentionally Christian University, we integrate our faith into everything we do at MVNU. From prayer before class to exploring real-world moral and ethical dilemmas, we’ll teach you what it means to shine forth.


MVNU offers a number of fantastic travel and study afar programs designed to broaden your perspective, introduce you to new and exciting domestic and international cultures, and enhance your resume.

Student Teaching:
  • Costa Rica
  • China
  • Central America
  • South America
  • Africa
  • Europe
  • Asia
  • Australia
Service Learning:
  • Belize (Tropical Biology)
  • Swaziland
  • Haiti
  • Croatia, Austria & Hungary
  • Italy
  • Spain, Portugal & France
  • Greater Columbus Area
  • Orlando
  • San Francisco
  • New Orleans
  • Washington, D.C.
  • Guyana
  • Guatemala

Chemistry Scholarships

Need a little help with finances? We’ve got you covered. Explore scholarships, grants, and other resources to help you pay for your education.

MVNU has many endowed scholarships available for students of a wide variety of backgrounds and majors.

(Biochemistry/Molecular Biology/Pre-Med) Careers

A chemistry degree provides a wide range of career options. Agriculture, pharmaceuticals, forensic science, biotechnology, oceanography, energy conservation, meteorology — all of these fields and more require a substantial knowledge of chemistry, which is exactly what you will get with MVNU’s Chemistry program.


Become a physician in a healthcare system or start a private practice.


Biochemical research is a vast, thriving industry for those with a molecular biology background.


Become a teacher or college professor and help train the next generation of physicians.


Serve in a clinical or environment for a pharmaceutical company and help protect patients.

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MVNU grads have gone on to study at many prestigious graduate schools, including:

  • Case Western Reserve University
  • Purdue University
  • State University of Iowa
  • Kent State University
  • The Ohio State University
  • The University of Cincinnati
  • The University of Toledo
  • Indiana University

Meet the Faculty

Learn from faculty members who know how to balance theory and practical application for a relevant, empowering, Christ-centered learning experience.

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Most junior and senior chemistry majors work as paid laboratory assistants or recitation leaders for lower-division classes, providing younger students with the guidance and assistance they need to be successful.

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