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Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology at Temple University

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Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology at Temple University

What traits are you looking for in a biochemistry school? To help you decide if Temple University is right for you, we've gathered the following information about the school's biochemistry program.

Temple is located in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania and has a total student population of 37,236. Of the 6,572 students who graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Temple University in 2021, 40 of them were biochemistry, biophysics and molecular biology majors.

Want to know more about the career opportunities in this field? Check out the Careers in Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology section at the bottom of this page.

Temple Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology Degrees Available

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Biochemistry

Temple Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology Rankings

The following rankings from College Factual show how the biochemistry progam at Temple compares to programs at other colleges and universities.

Note: Although rankings can help you see some information about a school, it's not a good idea to depend on them alone. Be sure to check out other things about the school before making your decision to attend.

Bachelor’s Degree Overall Quality & Other Notable Rankings

The biochemistry major at Temple is not ranked on College Factual’s Best Colleges and Universities for Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology. This could be for a number of reasons, such as not having enough data on the major or school to make an accurate assessment of its quality.

Ranking Type Rank
Most Focused Biochemistry & Biophysics Bachelor’s Degree Schools 428

How Much Do Biochemistry Graduates from Temple Make?

The median salary of biochemistry students who receive their bachelor's degree at Temple is $31,460. This is 3% higher than $30,485, which is the national average for all biochemistry bachelor's degree recipients.


Biochemistry Student Demographics at Temple

Take a look at the following statistics related to the make-up of the biochemistry majors at Temple University.

Temple Biochemistry, Biophysics & Molecular Biology Bachelor’s Program

57% Women
45% Racial-Ethnic Minorities*
During the 2020-2021 academic year, 40 students graduated with a bachelor's degree in biochemistry from Temple. About 43% were men and 57% were women.


About 53% of those who receive a bachelor's degree in biochemistry at Temple are white. This is typical for this degree on the nationwide level. Prospective students may be interested in knowing that this school graduates 6% more racial-ethnic minorities in its biochemistry bachelor's program than the national average.*

The following table and chart show the race/ethnicity for students who recently graduated from Temple University with a bachelor's in biochemistry.

Race/Ethnicity Number of Students
Asian 15
Black or African American 1
Hispanic or Latino 2
White 21
International Students 1
Other Races/Ethnicities 0

Temple also has a doctoral program available in biochemistry. In 2021, 0 student graduated with a doctor's degree in this field.

Careers That Biochemistry Grads May Go Into

A degree in biochemistry can lead to the following careers. Since job numbers and average salaries can vary by geographic location, we have only included the numbers for PA, the home state for Temple University.

Occupation Jobs in PA Average Salary in PA
Medical Scientists 7,970 $114,370
Natural Sciences Managers 4,480 $147,810
Biological Science Professors 3,250 $94,510
Biochemists and Biophysicists 1,100 $94,860
Biological Scientists 660 $73,550


*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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