OVERVIEW OF DEGREE REQUIREMENTS
Minimum number of credits required to earn minor: 18
Minimum Cumulative GPA required to earn minor: 2.0
Minimum Grade requirements for courses to count toward minor: None.
Other GPA requirements to earn minor: Neuroscience minors require a cumulative 2.0 GPA in all courses taken in the minor.
Contact Information: Christa Schwintzer, Assistant Director of School of Biology and Ecology, 13 Deering Hall, (207)581-3115
The minor in Neuroscience is designed for students who would like to develop a basic understanding of modern neuroscience. The requirements for the minor include the courses listed below. All students must obtain a minimum GPA of 2.0 in the minor. Students majoring in Biology, Zoology, or Psychology must include 12 credits from outside the department of their major, and students majoring in other fields must include at least 9 hours of BIO and 9 hours of PSY designed courses. Introductory Chemistry is strongly advised.