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Pharmacology and Toxicology Minor - Program Requirements

(HEGIS: , CIP: 26.1007 Pharmacology and Toxicology)

Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology

955 Main Street
3rd Floor, Suite 3102
Buffalo, NY 14203

Arin Bhattacharjee, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Director of Undergraduate Studies

David Dietz, Ph.D.
Associate Professor and Chair

Associated Programs

Associated Subjects

Completing the Pharmacology and Toxicology Minor Program

Academic Requirements

Minimum GPA of 2.500 in prerequisite courses.
Minimum GPA of 2.000 overall in minor to graduate.

Transfer Credit Policy

Transfer students should obtain admission to the university through the Office of Admissions before applying to the Department of Pharmacology and Toxicology. Students must complete their university application (which includes sending official transcripts of the fall semester work) prior to January 1st. The department will evaluate prerequisite courses previously taken as possible substitutes for required courses.

Prerequisite Courses

BIO 200 Evolutionary Biology
BIO 201 Cell Biology & BIO 211 Cell Biology Lab
CHE 101-CHE 102 General Chemistry I & II
CHE 203/CHE 205 Organic Chemistry
CHE 204/CHE 206 Organic Chemistry

Required Courses

BIO 305 or BCH 403 Biochemical Principles
PMY 302 Introduction to Pharmacology
PMY 311 Chemistry of Drug Action
PMY 455 Toxicology Fundamentals
PGY 300 Human Physiology
One elective science course selected with approval of program director.

Total Credit Hours Required

Total credit hours required for the Pharmacology and Toxicology Minor
Total Credits Required for Minor/Certificate49

Minors and certificates must be completed in conjunction with a major and all university degree requirements must be met.

Students should consult with an academic advisor to determine how any transfer or exam credit might be utilized in meeting general education, prerequisite, or minor requirements.

Total Credit Hours Required represents the minimum credits needed to complete this program, and may vary based on a number of circumstances. This chart should not be used for financial aid purposes.

Published: Aug 02, 2021 11:30:24