Admission to Behavioral Neuroscience General Requirements

For admission to Oregon Health Sciences University Graduate School, students must have obtained the following:

  • Bachelor's degree (or equivalent) from an accredited college or university with an appropriate educational background in behavioral and biological sciences.
  • Cumulative grade point average of at least 3.0 (based on a letter grading system of A = 4 points; B = 3; C = 2; D = 1; F = 0) or its equivalent in other grading systems.
  • Acceptable scores on the Graduate Record Examination (GRE) General Test. Although there is no GRE admissions "cutoff" score, Verbal, Quantitative and Analytical Writing General Test Scores of 153, 148, and 4.5 or above, respectively, will generally be considered competitive.
  • Foreign students must have acceptable scores in the Test of English as a Foreign Language (TOEFL).