Menu

Admission

B.S. in Human Biology Admission Requirements


Human biology applicants must meet all Kettering College admission criteria including the following:

High School Students

  • Minimum cumulative high school GPA of 3.3 (unweighted)
  • ACT composite ≥ 23 OR SAT combined ≥ 1130
  • Score of ≥ “70” on the Math Placement Exam

Transfer Students

  • Cumulative college GPA of ≥ 3.0
  • Score of ≥ “70” on the Math Placement Exam OR Transfer credit equivalent to MATH 105 or above

Profile of a Successful Human Biology Major

The B.S. in Human Biology emphasizes the sciences. Students who succeed in the Human Biology program have an appreciation for scholarship and knowledge and a desire to learn new information and ideas. The following is a list of qualities students prepared for success within the Human Biology program will possess upon entrance into the program:

  • A high school GPA of 3.3 (unweighted) or greater
  • Minimum one year each of biology, chemistry and physics
  • Minimum two years of college-preparatory mathematics
  • In order to follow the suggested course of study, students must score at least 70 percent on the math placement test or provide transfer credit equivalent to MATH 105 or above
  • Strong performance in advanced courses are historical indicators of success in the program (e.g. advance placement or dual enrollment courses)

Progression and Graduation Requirements

To graduate with a B.S. in Human Biology, students must achieve a grade of C or above in all required courses and maintain a cumulative overall GPA of at least 2.0. Admission into most professional or graduate schools is highly competitive. Therefore, to increase their probability of acceptance, students should demonstrate their academic success with a high GPA (i.e. > 3.5).

Human Biology 3+2 Accelerated Program Admission Requirements

The human biology 3+2 accelerated program is only for Kettering College students who have not earned bachelor’s degrees, are enrolled in the human biology major, and desire to accelerate their completion for the graduate program in physician assistant studies.  Applicants must meet all Kettering College admission criteria and must adhere to the Human Biology admission requirements listed above as well.
Additional information about matriculating into the Master of Physician Assistant Studies is available on the MPAS Application Process page on this website.

Profile of Average Student Admitted to Human Biology

Profile of the average student admitted to Kettering College’s Bachelor of Science in human biology the fall semesters of the years noted.
Note: all demographic data is self-reported.

    • Fall 2015 Cohort

    • GPA

    • Gender

    • Ethnicity

    • Average Age

Top
Apply

Applying is easy! Get started now.

APPLY NOW

Request More Information

Close

Request More Information

Close

Alumni Enter To Win

Winning an Apple Watch, iPad, or Kettering Merchandise has never been easier. Click the button below to fill our the Kettering College Alumni survey and be automatically entered to win one of the two prizes below! Simple as that!
Sharing the survey when you’re finished increases your chances of winning. You get one additional entry for every other alumni member that you share it with and completes the form!