Program Prerequisites

The minimum requirements for non-provisional entry into the graduate program are:

  1. Bachelor’s degree in the Biological Sciences, or a closely related field.
  2. Completion of at least 30 units of upper division course work in the Biological Sciences, or closely related fields, with a GPA ≥ 3.0 in those courses.
  3. Completion of the Graduate Record Exam (general) with evaluation criteria at advisor discretion.
  4. Support from a faculty member willing to serve as advisor (research and contact potential supervisors prior to applying).