Minimum admissions requirements for the Master of Science degree include undergraduate courses in basic biology, including cell biology and genetics; general and organic chemistry; physics; mathematics, including calculus. Biochemistry is recommended. Coursework deficiencies should be removed during the first year of enrollment. Applicants must have an overall grade point average of at least 3.0 (B). Scores on each section of the GRE General Test should exceed 55%. For an international student, an IELST score of 6.5/7 would be required; TOEFL would be ~100.
The Master's Program does not allow for conditional acceptance of applicants.
Note, MS students are not financially supported by the department and must pay for their own courses and fees.