Students may use this GPA calculator to determine if they satisfy the admission criteria:
Students must satisfy the admission policies for the College of Agricultural and Life Sciences and have completed the following requirements:
- A minimum cumulative GPA of 3.00*
- A minimum mean GPA of 3.00 in the following required courses**:
|Chem 103 and 104, or 109||9|
|Zoo 101 and 102, or 151||5|
|Nutritional Science 332||3|
|Psych 202 OR Micro 101 OR Statistics OR Gen Bus 300||2-4|
*Cumulative GPA will be based on UW-Madison courses only. Students must have completed one semester at UW-Madison before applying.
**Pre-requisite GPA will be based on UW-Madison courses only.
NOTE: Admission to the DPD is competetive, as enrollment is limited by accreditation standards; therefore, students meeting the minimum criteria are not guaranteed admission.