Graduate Bulletin

Spring 2018

Admission requirements for the Molecular & Cellular Biology Graduate Program

In addition to the minimum requirements of the Graduate School, the following are suggested requirements:

A. A bachelor’s degree with the following minimal preparation: mathematics through one year of calculus, chemistry (including organic chemistry and laboratory), general physics, and one year of biology (including laboratory);

B. A minimum grade point average of 3.0 (B) in undergraduate courses including science and mathematics courses;

C. Letters from three previous instructors;

D. A report of Graduate Record Examination (GRE) General Test scores;

E. Acceptance by both the Graduate Program in Molecular and Cellular Biology and the Graduate School. In special cases, students not meeting requirements A and B may be admitted on a provisional basis. These students must act to remedy deficiencies within the first year according to the program’s requirements.