A student with a GPA of at least 2.25 and a major at UNE may minor in Neuroscience with the approval of the Assistant Academic Director. Declarations must occur before the completion of the first semester of the junior year. Students declaring a minor in Neuroscience will be discouraged from double-dipping credits across the minor and either major or core requirements (unless no other options are provided by the major, minor, or core requirements).

A minimum of twenty-six (26) hours of approved course credit with a minimum grade of C- in each course is required for the minor in Neuroscience as follows:

Program Required CoursesCredits
BIO 106/106L – Biology II: Cellular/Molecular w/Lab4
CHE 110/110L – General Chemistry I w/Lab or CHE 150/150L – University General Chem I w/Lab4
CHE 111/111L – General Chemistry II w/Lab or CHE 151/151L – University General Chem II w/Lab4
NEU 205/205L – Introduction to Neurobiology w/Lab4
NEU 306/306L – Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience w/Lab4
NEU 410 – Neurobiology of Mental Illness3
PSY 105 – Introduction to Psychology3
Minimum Total Required Credits26

For more information contact Glenn Stevenson, Ph.D. | (207) 602-2285 |