Admission Requirements

The Graduate Record Examinations General Test is required of all students being considered for admission to the bioproducts and biosystems science, engineering and management (BBSEM) graduate program.

  • GRE institutional code: 6874

Master's degree program

Prospective master's degree students should have:

  • Bachelor's degree in engineering, mathematics, or the physical or biological sciences, or a related field from a recognized U.S. or international university
  • Performance level on previous academic work required for a degree of at least a 3.0 grade point average (on a 4.0 grading scale)

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Ph.D. program

Prospective Ph.D. students should have:

  • Master's degree in engineering, mathematics, or the physical or biological sciences, or a related field from a recognized U.S or international university.
  • Performance level on previous academic work required for a degree of at least a 3.2 grade point average (on a 4.0 grading scale).
  • Completed a master of science Plan A degree before starting their Ph.D. programs
  • Exceptional students that want to go straight to the Ph.D. from the bachelor's level may be admitted subject to conditions agreed upon by the advisor, the director of graduate studies, and the graduate program coordinator

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