Admission to Master’s and Doctoral Programs
The Department of Biology and Biochemistry offers programs of research and study leading to the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Biology or Biochemistry. In addition to the College of Natural Science and Mathematics Admission Requirements , applicants should have a baccalaureate degree in the physical or life sciences. See the Biology and Biochemistry Admission Requirements for more details.
Evaluation of applicants involves a broad range of criteria including undergraduate preparation, GRE scores, three letters of recommendation, a statement of purpose, and relevant scientific experience.
For more information, please contact:
Graduate Program Coordinator
Department of Biology and Biochemistry
369 Science and Research Building 2
University of Houston
Houston, Texas 77204-5001