College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters Admission Prerequisites

A Summary of Basic Prerequisites for Graduate Programs Housed in the College of Arts, Sciences, and Letters

CASL graduate program prerequisites ​(undergraduate degree or major required, any academic standardized test scores, prerequisite courses, work experience or other credential that might be required) can be accessed by clicking on the relevant program below.  
 
  • Undergraduate Degree Required

    Bachelor's degree in mathematics, a physical or life science, or engineering with an expected 3.0 minimum cumulative GPA or higher

    Standardized Test Scores

    GRE not required

    Prerequisite Courses

    • 3 courses in calculus, including multivariate calculus*
    • Introductory course in linear algebra*
    • Introductory course in differential equations*​

    * Prerequisite courses may be taken concurrently

  • Undergraduate Degree Required

    Bachelor's degree in biology, chemistry, environmental science, or geology with an expected 3.1 minimum cumulative GPA or higher

    Standardized Test Scores

    GRE not required

    Prerequisite Courses

    • 1 field course in biology or geology*
    • 1 course in biology*
    • 1 course in geology*
    • 1 course in physics*
    • 1 course in statistics*
    • 2 courses in calculus*
    • 3 courses in chemistry*

    * Prerequisite courses may be taken concurrently

  • Undergraduate Degree Required

    Bachelor's degree in Psychology or a related major with an expected minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher.

    Students without undergraduate Psychology degrees are welcome to apply, but will need to have taken all prerequisites.

    Standardized Test Scores

    GRE

    Prerequisite Courses

    • Introductory psychology
    • Statistics
    • Abnormal psychology
  • Undergraduate Degree Required

    Bachelor's degree with an expected minimum cumulative GPA of 3.0 or higher

    Standardized Test Scores

    GRE not required

    Other Experience Required

    Public or non-profit management experience is required or an additive credit internship may need to be taken