Master of Science of Biomedical Sciences Admission Requirements

COB Admission Requirements

  • Bachelor’s degree from a regionally accredited college or university
  • Competitive GPA and test scores
    • Examples of competitive test scores:
      • 495 MCAT
        • (Scores are accepted three years prior to entry, i.e., for Fall 2019 entry scores need to be May 2016 or later. For Fall 2019, all scores need to be the new MCAT scores.)
      • 150 on each section for GRE; 4.0 writing score
      • 17 DAT
      • For other test types, please contact the Office of Admissions for competitive scores.
      • Competitive GPA of a 3.0 overall and in the sciences
  • Prerequisite coursework: must be completed with no less than a C and official
    transcriptions available showing completion by July 1 of matriculation year
    • Biological Sciences – 12 semester hours (18 quarter hours)
    • Chemistry – 13 semester hours (19.5 quarter hour)
    • Physics – 8 semester hours (12 quarter hours)
    • English – 6 semester hours (9 quarter hours)
  • Oral and written communication skills
  • Supporting documents for an application file
  • Additional matriculation requirements if an offer of admission is extended