Admission

Admission Requirements for Applicants to the Graduate Program in CCB

Applicants should have a bachelor's degree. Undergraduate work for applicants should include upper-level courses in the biological sciences, two semesters of organic chemistry, two semesters of physics, and a strong background in mathematics (including calculus) in order to be considered for admission.

Applicants must submit an online application with a personal statement, three letters of recommendation and transcripts. 

Visit the HSC Research and Graduate Education website for more information.

Applicants for admission to a CCB degree program should have a grade-point average of 3.0 or better. 

Complete details in the CCB student handbook

International students must have a IELTS score of at least 6.5 or a TOEFL iBT total score of at least 79.

Early application is encouraged. All applications must be completed by December 15 for fall admission. No mid-year admissions are made.