Academic Requirements

Required Coursework

General Biology (with lab) 2 semesters
General Chemistry (with lab) 2 semesters
Organic Chemistry (with lab) 2 semesters
General Physics (with lab) 2 semesters
English/Writing Intensive College Level Course 2 semesters

Recommended Coursework

  • Biochemistry
  • Calculus and Statistics
  • Genetics 

Specific requirements may be waived or imposed at the discretion of the Admissions Committee on an individual basis. All applicants are also encouraged to complete courses in social or cultural fields and generally broaden their academic backgrounds. Non-science applicants are given equal consideration if they have demonstrated academic excellence.