Admissions and Application Process

Women in Science Honors Program (WiSH)

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WiSH Program Admissions Policy and Application Procedure

Minimum Requirements:

First-year students — a minimum high school GPA of 3.5 and a combined SAT score of at least 1100 (minimum of 550 Math/minimum 550 Verbal) or an ACT Composite of 24 with corresponding minimum ACT English of 24. Submit either SAT or ACT scores.

Transfer students — students accepted for admission may also apply for admission to the WiSH Honors Program if they have maintained a 3.75 GPA during their first year in college.

The difference between science and the arts is not that they are different sides of the same coin even, or even different parts of the same continuum, but, rather, that they are manifestations of the same thing. The arts and sciences are avatars of human creativity. 

              ~Mae Jemison First African-American female U.S. astronaut and a physician, scientist, and teacher


How to Apply:
  • Complete WiSH Application - Click here to download applciation
  • Complete Bay Path Application - Click here to complete our online application
  • Having read the above Mae Jemison quote, use your imagination and creativity and submit a written piece, video (three minutes or less), blog, digital portfolio, research documentation, music recording, piece of visual art or other medium that works best for you to express your views on the above quote.
  • You must submit one recommendation by an individual who can speak to the applicant’s scientific and/or research ability and potential.

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