Accomplished faculty instruct, guide, and inspire Edinboro students to achieve and lead. EU faculty are recognized for their commitment to student success and creating a personal and engaging academic environment.
The Edinboro experience extends well beyond the classroom. EU students prepare for careers and life through opportunities for hands-on learning, collaborative research with faculty, global travel, and internships.
Fighting Scots live, work, and play in state-of-the-art facilities on EU’s picturesque 585-acre campus. Located just 20 miles south of Erie, Pennsylvania’s fourth-largest city, Edinboro is bustling with exciting activities.
Learn to operate state-of-the-art scientific instruments.
The U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics says biochemists and biophysicists will be in high demand for developing biological products and processes that improve people’s lives. It predicts employment in this field will grow 11% from now until 2026.
As a Biochemistry major, you’ll learn by doing, by asking and answering questions, conducting research and growing as a scientist. The work will be demanding, but rewarding. As a Biochemistry major you will:
Take required courses that expose you to all areas of biomedical research.
Receive individualized instruction in how to operate state-of-the-art instrumentation, including a 400 MHz FT-NMR and a GC-mass spectrometer.
Participate in more than 600 hours of laboratory work.
Many of our students have exceptional summer internship experiences through the National Science Foundation. These programs are held at prestigious research universities including:
Case Western Reserve University
North Carolina State University
University of Cincinnati
University of Iowa
University of Michigan
University of Minnesota
Prepare for a rewarding career.
Dr. Janet Rogers, Department Chair
219 Meadville St, Edinboro, PA 16444