Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

Admission Requirements

The following criteria are used in selecting RISE students:

  • Full-time enrollment at Barry University.
  • Majors in biology and chemistry.
  • Grade Point Average of 3.0 or above.
  • Desire to pursue a biomedical research career (PhD) that will ultimately prepare you for the diverse workforces.
  • Must be a US Citizen or Permanent Resident
  • Strong letters of recommendation from science faculty (3 required).
  • Compliance with the national goals of the NIH RISE Program (http://www.nigms.nih.gov/Training/MBRS/RISEDescription.htm)