May 26, 2022  
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog 
2020-2021 UMaine Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Minor: Neuroscience


Minimum number of credits required to earn minor: 18

GPA requirements to earn minor: Neuroscience minors require a cumulative 2.0 GPA in all courses taken in the minor.

Minimum Grade requirements for courses to count toward minor: None.

Contact Information:  Ann Dieffenbacher-Krall,  Undergraduate Program Coordinator, School of Biology and Ecology, 100 Murray Hall, (207)581-2540,

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, Botany, or Zoology must include 12 PSY course credits from the list below. Students majoring in Psychology must include 12 BIO credits from the list below. Students majoring in other fields must include at least 9 hours of BIO and 9 hours of PSY course credits from the list below. Introductory Chemistry is strongly advised.

Intermediate Courses (6 credits)