The applicant must have a grade point average equivalent to at least 3.0 (calculated on a 4.0 scale) for the last two years of undergraduate study, and a grade point average of at least 3.0 on undergraduate courses in the field of proposed graduate study.
The applicant must have at least three (3) letters of recommendation from persons qualified to assess the applicant's readiness for graduate study sent to the Graduate School or uploaded into the application.
Completion of Biochemistry course with a B or better
Completion of 2 semesters of General Biology with labs with a C or better
Completion of 1 semester of Genetics with a C or better
Completion of 1 semester Microbiology with lab with a C or better
Applicant must pay an application fee for each application submitted.
The target dates for receipt of applications for admission for the fall and spring semesters are July 15 and November 15, respectively. Late applications are not accepted.