UNC Professional Science Master’s

How do I apply?

Application materials are received by the Graduate School of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Visit the Graduate School Admissions website for additional information. The minimum requirement for admission to the MPS in Toxicology will be a BS degree in the Life Sciences, a GPA of 3.0 and GRE sc

ores within the 50% range in each category (verbal, quantitative, writing).

Required information includes:

  • An online application
  • Payment of an application fee ($85, non-refundable)
  • Complete transcripts for all coursework (one UNOFFICIAL transcript from each university attended must be uploaded within the application)
  • Current letters of recommendation (the email address of three recommenders will be required within the application for electronic submission)
  • GRE or MCAT scores (no more than 5 years old); send official MCAT scores directly to the Curriculum in Toxicology)
  • A statement of purpose
  • Copy of resumé/curriculum vitae


How much will it cost to earn the MPS in Toxicology degree?

Earning a MPS in Toxicology is an investment in your professional future. This 16-month program will provide excellent employment opportunities with an expected salary that will quickly return your investment dollars. Entry level salaries are currently estimated to range from $40,000 to $70,000/year (or higher), depending upon the candidate’s demonstrated skills and the organization providing employment.

Current tuition and fees for MPS in Toxicology students can be found here.