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Department of Biological Sciences

Meeting the criteria listed below does not guarantee admissions. Courses in progress at the time of the application may not be considered until completion. Acceptance is contingent upon available space in program.

 

Degree Programs:

Biological Sciences (BS) (17BIOSCBS)
Biological Sciences (BS): Ecology, Evolution, and Conservation Biology (17BIOSCEEC)
Biological Sciences (BS): Human Biology (17BIOSCHB)
Biological Sciences (BS): Integrative Physiology and Neurobiology (17BIOSCIPN)
Biological Sciences (BS): Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Biology (17BIOSCMCD)

    Transfer Criteria:

    Required for transfer:

  • 2.0 or better cumulative GPA
  • C- or better in CH 101
  • C- or better in BIO 181 or BIO 183
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • GPA of 3.0 or better in BIO 181, BIO 183 and CH 101
  • GPA of 2.8 or better in MA 131 and whichever of the following have been completed: MA 231. CH 201, CH 221, PSY 200 or PY 211
  • Note: Admission is guaranteed for those who have earned a 3.5 or better in BIO 181, BIO 183 and CH 101 (or have CR for all three) and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better on a minimum of 15 credit hours completed at NC State.

Genetics (BS) (17GNBS)

    Transfer Criteria for Students with <30 Completed Credit Hours:

    Required for transfer:

  • 2.0 or better cumulative GPA
  • C- or better in CH 101
  • C- or better in BIO 181 or BIO 183
  • Interview
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • GPA of 3.0 or better in BIO 181, BIO 183 and CH 101
  • GPA of 2.8 or better in MA 131 and whichever of the following have been completed: MA 231. CH 201, CH 221, PSY 200 or PY 211
  • B or better in GN 301 and/or GN 311 (if taken)
  • Note: Admission is guaranteed for those who have earned a 3.5 or better in BIO 181, BIO 183 and CH 101 (or have CR for all three) and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better on a minimum of 15 credit hours completed at NC State.

    Transfer Criteria for Students with >30 Completed Credit Hours:

    Required for transfer:

  • 2.0 or better cumulative GPA
  • C- or better in CH 101
  • C- or better in BIO 181 or BIO 183
  • Interview
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • GPA of 3.0 or better in BIO 181, BIO 183 and CH 101
  • GPA of 2.8 or better in MA 131 and whichever of the following have been completed: MA 231. CH 201, CH 221, PSY 200 or PY 211
  • B or better in GN 311.

Microbiology (BS) (17MBIOBS)
Microbiology (BS): Microbial Health Science (17MBIOHS)
Microbiology (BS): Microbial Biotechnology (17MBIOBS - 11MBIOMBT)
Microbiology (BS): Microbial Research (17MBIOMR)

    Transfer Criteria

    Required for transfer:

  • 2.0 or better cumulative GPA
  • C- or better in BIO 181 or BIO 183
  • C- or better in CH 101
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • GPA of 3.0 or better in BIO 181, BIO 183 and CH 101
  • GPA of 2.8 or better in MA 131 and whichever of the following have been completed: MA 231. CH 201, CH 221, PSY 200 or PY 211
  • Note: Admission is guaranteed for those who have earned a 3.5 or better in BIO 181, BIO 183 and CH 101 (or have CR for all three) and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better on a minimum of 15 credit hours completed at NC State.

Zoology (BS) (17ZOOBS)

    Transfer Criteria:

    Required for transfer:

  • 2.0 or better cumulative GPA
  • C- or better in BIO 181 or BIO 183
  • C- or better in CH 101
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • GPA of 3.0 or better in BIO 181, BIO 183 and CH 101
  • GPA of 2.8 or better in MA 131 and whichever of the following have been completed: MA 231. CH 201, CH 221, PSY 200 or PY 211
  • Note: Admission is guaranteed for those who have earned a 3.5 or better in BIO 181, BIO 183 and CH 101 (or have CR for all three) and have a cumulative GPA of 3.0 or better on a minimum of 15 credit hours completed at NC State.

For more information about the programs and transfer, visit the Biological Sciences website.

 

Department of Chemistry

Meeting the criteria listed below does not guarantee admissions. Courses in progress at the time of the application may not be considered until completion.

 

Degree Programs:

Chemistry BA (17CHEMBA)

    Transfer Criteria 
    Required for transfer:

  • MA 131 or MA 141 with a C (2.0) or better  (1 semester of calculus)
  • CH 101 with a B or better (1 semester of chemistry)
  • 2.4 or better cumulative GPA
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • (MA 131 & MA 231) or (MA 141 & MA 241) with a C or better (2 semesters of calculus)
  • CH 101 and CH 201 with a B or better (2 semesters of chemistry)
  • 2.7 or better cumulative GPA

Chemistry BS (17CHEMBS)

    Transfer Criteria 
    Required for transfer:

  • MA 141 with a C (2.0) or better  (1 semester of calculus)
  • CH 101 with a B or better (1 semester of chemistry)
  • 2.6 or better cumulative GPA
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • MA 141 & MA 241 with a B or better (2 semesters of calculus)
  • CH 101 and CH 201 with a B or better (2 semesters of chemistry)
  • 3.0 or better cumulative GPA

Department of Marine, Earth & Atmospheric Sciences (MEAS)

Meeting the criteria listed below does not guarantee admissions. Courses in progress at the time of the application may not be considered until completion.

 

Degree Programs:

Geology (BA) (17GEOLBA)
Geology (BA): Environmental Geology (17GEOLENV)

PLEASE NOTE: Matriculation into the Geology (BA) and Environmental Geology concentration will not be available after the Fall 2014 CODA application cycle

    Transfer Criteria 
    Required for transfer:
  • MA 141 or MA 131 with a C (2.0) or better  (1 semester of calculus)
  • 2.0 or better cumulative GPA
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • MA 131 & MA 231 with a B- or better (2 semesters of calculus)
  • Chemistry course with a C- or better (1 semester of chemistry)
  • Any MEA 1** or MEA 200 with a B- or better
  • GPA of 2.7 or better

Geology (BS) (17GEOLBS)

    Transfer Criteria 
    Required for transfer:
  • MA 141 or MA 131 with a C (2.0) or better  (1 semester of calculus)
  • 2.0 or better cumulative GPA
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • (MA 141 & MA 241) or (MA 131 & MA 231) with a B- or better (2 semesters of calculus)
  • Chemistry course with a C- or better (1 semester of chemistry)
  • Any MEA 1** or MEA 200 with a B- or better
  • 2.7 or better cumulative GPA

Marine Sciences (BS): Biological Oceanography (17MARSCBIO)

    Transfer Criteria 
    Required for transfer:

  • MA 141 or MA 131 with a C (2.0) or better  (1 semester of calculus)
  • 2.0 or better cumulative GPA
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • MA 131 & MA 231 with a B- or better (2 semesters of calculus)
  • Chemistry course with a C- or better (1 semester of chemistry)
  • MEA 200 or BIO 181 with a B- or better
  • 2.7 or better cumulative GPA

Marine Sciences (BS): Chemistry (17MARSCCHM)

    Transfer Criteria 
    Required for transfer:

  • MA 141 with a C (2.0) or better  (1 semester of calculus)
  • 2.0 or better cumulative GPA
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • MA 141 & MA 241 with a B- or better (2 semesters of calculus)
  • Chemistry course with a C- or better (1 semester of chemistry)
  • MEA 200 with a B- or better
  • 2.7 or better cumulative GPA

Marine Sciences (BS): Geology (17MARSCGEO)

    Transfer Criteria 
    Required for transfer:

  • MA 141 with a C (2.0) or better  (1 semester of calculus)
  • 2.0 or better cumulative GPA
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • MA 141 & MA 241 with a B- or better (2 semesters of calculus)
  • Chemistry course with a C- or better (1 semester of chemistry)
  • MEA 200 or MEA 101 with a B- or better
  • 2.7 or better cumulative GPA

Marine Sciences (BS): Meteorology (17MARSCMET)

    Transfer Criteria 
    Required for transfer:

  • MA 141 with a C (2.0) or better  (1 semester of calculus)
  • 2.0 or better cumulative GPA
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • MA 141 & MA 241 with a B- or better (2 semesters of calculus)
  • Chemistry course with a C- or better (1 semester of chemistry)
  • MEA 200 with a B- or better
  • 2.7 or better cumulative GPA

Marine Sciences (BS): Physics (17MARSCPHY)

    Transfer Criteria 
    Required for transfer:
  • MA 141 with a C (2.0) or better  (1 semester of calculus)
  • 2.0 or better cumulative GPA
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • MA 141 & MA 241 with a B- or better (2 semesters of calculus)
  • Chemistry course with a C- or better (1 semester chemistry)
  • MEA 200 with a B- or better
  • 2.7 or better cumulative GPA

Meteorology (BS) (17METBS)
Meteorology (BS): Marine Science (17METMAR)

    Transfer Criteria 
    Required for transfer:

  • MA 141 with a C (2.0) or better  (1 semester of calculus)
  • 2.0 or better cumulative GPA
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • MA 141 & MA 241 with a B- or better (2 semesters of calculus)
  • Chemistry course with a C- or better (1 semester of chemistry)
  • MEA 213 with a B- or better
  • 2.7 or better cumulative GPA

Natural Resources (BS): Marine and Coastal Resources (17NATREMC)

    Transfer Criteria 
    Required for transfer:

  • MA 141 or MA 131 with a C (2.0) or better  (1 semester of calculus)
  • 2.0 or better cumulative GPA
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • MA 131 & MA 231 with a B- or better (2 semesters of calculus)
  • Chemistry course with a C- or better (1 semester of chemistry)
  • MEA 200 or NR 100 with a B- or better
  • GPA of 2.7 or better

Department of Mathematics

Meeting the criteria listed below does not guarantee admissions. Courses in progress at the time of the application may not be considered until completion.

 

Degree Programs:

Mathematics (BS) (17MATHBS)
Applied Mathematics (BS) (17AMATHBS)
Applied Mathematics (BS): Financial Mathematics (17AMATHFIN)

    Transfer Criteria 
    Preferred for transfer:
  • MA 141, MA 241, MA 242, MA 225, and MA 341 with a B- or better
  • ENG 101 with grade average of 2.5 
  • PY 205 and 208 (or PY 201 and PY 202) with a grade average of 2.5
  • 2.9 or better cumulative GPA

Department of Physics

Meeting the criteria listed below does not guarantee admissions. Courses in progress at the time of the application may not be considered until completion.

 

Degree Programs:

Physics (BA) (17PHYSBA)
Physics (BS) (17PHYSBS)

    Transfer Criteria 
    Required for transfer:
  • One of PY 201, 202, 203, or 411 with a B- or better
    • To enroll in one of these courses, students must contact the Director of Undergraduate Programs in Physics to enroll. Student must have a 3.0 GPA in all PY (200 level and above) and MA (Calculus I and above) courses taken at NC State to enroll. First semester freshman should contact the Director of UG programs.

Department of Statistics

Meeting the criteria listed below does not guarantee admissions. Courses in progress at the time of the application may not be considered until completion.

Degree Programs

Statistics (BS) (17STBS)

    Transfer Criteria 
    Required for transfer:

  • MA 141 & MA 241 with a B- or better  
  • 2.0 or better cumulative GPA
  • Preferred requirements to be considered competitive for transfer:

  • MA 225 with an A