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Become a Biology Major

Biology Requirements

Current IUPUI students applying to the School of Science Biology program must meet these Internal Admissions Requirements:

  • Overall GPA of 2.0 or higher
  • Successful completion of 12 credit hours
  • Complete BIOL K101 or CHEM C105 and CHEM C125 with grades of C+ or better or both courses with grade of C or better.
  • Students with grades below C- in any science course, including those science courses that have been repeated where the original course grade was below a C-, will not be admitted.

Declare Your Major

If you are an IUPUI student who is not in the School of Science or a current School of Science major who wants change your degree or pursue multiple majors in the School of Science:

  1. Please review the Internal Admissions Requirements before applying.

  2. Complete the Internal Admissions Application online.

Admissions decisions will take 4-6 weeks.

Students will be notified of admissions decision through regular mail.

Contact Florence Rogers, Director of Undergraduate Admissions, for questions related to the application (317-274-0630, office LD 222).