M.S. in Biology: Admissions Requirements
For admission to the Department of Biology M.S. program, applicants should have, or be in the process of completing a Bachelor's degree in biology or a subdiscipline thereof.
Applicants with a degree in a different major may still apply, but may need to demonstrate biological knowledge through additional course work. Such applicants should also take the subject GRE in Biology or Biochemistry/Molecular Biology. Applicants to the M.S. degree program ordinarily have an undergraduate GPA of at least 3.0 and have completed two or more years of course work in biology and chemistry and one year of physics.
Applicants must submit:
Note: Fall admission deadline is February 1 for stipend and tuition scholarship consideration, otherwise June 1.