In addition to the minimum Graduate School requirements, the following are required:
- A bachelor's degree and grade point average of 3.3 in the sciences and 3.0 overall are required for admission into either the M.S. or Ph.D. program in Oral Biology and Pathology.
- In addition to their transcripts, applicants are required to submit three letters of recommendation and proof of satisfactory performance on the General Aptitude and Advanced parts of the Graduate Record Examination (GRE).
- All applicants are screened by the credentials committee of the Department. Interviews and discussions are arranged with faculty members and graduate students where possible.
- Formal approval for acceptance into the program is given by the Graduate School.