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Pharmacology Minor


The Department of Pharmacology offers a 15 credit minor designed to provide students with both a theoretical and practical understanding of a wide array of pharmacological principles, applications and experimental techniques.


Fifteen credits are required for the minor, including:

PHRM 201Introduction to Pharmacology3
PHRM 272Toxicology3
PHRM 290Topics Molecular&Cell Pharm3
Additional courses may be selected from:6
Medical Cannabis
Molecules & Medicine
Special Topics
Advanced Pharmacology Research
Milestones in Pharmacology
Special Topics
Readings in Pharmacology
One extra-departmental course, approved by the designated minor advisor, can be used for credit towards the minor. Potential choices for the one allowed extra-departmental course include:
Biochemistry of Human Disease
Seminar in Forensic Biology
Biochemistry I
Human Physiology & Pharm I
Nutritional Biochemistry


BIOL 001
BIOL 002
Principles of Biology
and Principles of Biology (or equivalent)
CHEM 031
CHEM 032
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 2
or CHEM 035
CHEM 036
General Chemistry for Majors 1
and General Chemistry for Majors 2
CHEM 141
CHEM 142
Organic Chemistry 1
and Organic Chemistry 2 (or equivalent)