The Entry-Level Dual-Degree BS in Biomedical Sciences/MHS in Biomedical Sciences (4+1) program does not have a separate application process. Incoming first-year students admitted to the BS in Biomedical Sciences who meet the dual-degree program criteria will be invited to enter the program.
Admission to the university is competitive, and applicants are expected to enroll in a rigorous college preparatory program in high school. Prospective first-year students are strongly encouraged to file an application as early in their senior year as possible and to have their high school counselor submit their first-quarter grades as soon as they are available.
Candidates applying for admission into the Dual-Degree BS in Biomedical Sciences/MHS in Biomedical Sciences (4+1) from high school are required to have no less than three years of high school college preparatory mathematics (four years are preferred), one year of biology and one year of chemistry. Students are also encouraged to take advanced biology electives. In addition, the scores of the Scholastic Assessment Test or the College Entrance Examination board of the American College Testing program are important considerations.
- Average high school GPA of 3.5
- Average SAT/ACT scores of 1200/25
Test scores are recommended but not required.