- A B.S./B.A. in biological sciences, chemistry or forensic chemistry from a regionally
accredited college or university* is required for full admission. Students with a
B.S. in a natural science with general chemistry, organic chemistry, general physics,
general biology, analytical chemistry, statistics, biochemistry, molecular biology
and genetics can be considered for admission.
- A GPA of 3.00 in previous science course work and an overall GPA of 3.00 are required
for full admission. All GPA calculations for admissions are based upon the last 60
credits of undergraduate and post-baccalaureate study. Students having a GPA of 2.75-2.99
may be given conditional admission. Full admission will be granted after students
achieve a GPA of 3.00 in their first 9 graduate units taken at Towson University.
- General application form, application fee and official transcripts.
Non-immigrant international students: See additional admission information for international graduate students.
*See Exceptions to Policy in Graduate Admissions.
This program admits students for the fall and spring semesters only.
Priority will be given to students whose application and transcripts have been received
by March 30 for fall admission and Oct 31 for spring admission. Students who miss
the priority deadline may contact the program director via email at mprofili AT_TOWSON to inquire if space is still available for the forthcoming semester.