Pre-Requisites

  1. Southern Blotting DNA UCONNA Bachelor’s Degree prior to DGS Program matriculation
  2. To be competitive, applicants should have a total GPA and a science GPA of 2.7 or better.
  3. Coursework in the following areas;
    • Biology
    • Computer Terminology and Application (may be a component of another course)
    • Two semesters of General Chemistry with lab
    • Organic Chemistry
    • General Genetics or Human Genetics
    • Microbiology (including Virology)
    • Pre-calculus or higher
    • Statistics

& Students must have earned a passing grade in all pre-requisite courses

Applicants who have not fulfilled all required prerequisite coursework may complete some requirements during the Program.