Cognitive Science Minor


For current information regarding courses and requirements, please review the current catalog.

Requirements include:

  • PSYC 330 (offered once per year)
    • Prerequisite is PSYC 101 and 210 is strongly recommended
  • Four additional courses, from at least 2 disciplinary areas, at least two of which must be numbered 400 or above:
    • Behavioral (ANTH 143, BIOL 278, 455; INLS 512; PSYC 222, 225, 230, 425, 430, 432, 433, 434, 461, 469)
    • Biological (BIOL 278, 455, 469; PSYC 225)
    • Computational (COMP 101, 116, 401, 455; INLS 382, 500, 509, 512, 523, 541, 582, 613; MATH 566; PSYC 433; STOR 215, 305, 435, 565)
    • Linguistic (ANTH/LING 520; INLS 512; LING 200, 201, 202, 401, 523, 540, 547; PHIL 145, 445; PSYC 432)
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    • Philosophical (ANTH 146; ANTH/CML/FOLK 435; LING/PHIL 455; PHIL 145, 155, 164, 230, 335, 340, 440, 445)
    • Note: Students must earn a grade of C or better in at least four of the five courses.

Neuroscience Minor


For current information regarding courses and requirements, please review the current catalog.

Requirements include:

  • PSYC 175
    • Prerequisites include PSYC 101 or BIOL 101
  • Four additional courses, from at least 2 disciplinary areas:
    • Psychology and Neuroscience (PSYC 220, 225, 245, 320, 330, 401, 402, 403, 404, 415, 420, 424, 425, 426, 427, 428, 429, 434, 437, 469, 507, 533, 568, 602)
    • Biology (BIOL 252, 278, 431, 450, 451, 455, 552, 553)
    • Biomedical Engineering (BMME 445)
    • Chemistry (CHEM 430)
    • Computer Science (COMP 555)
    • Exercise and Sports Science (EXSS 380)
    • Mathematics (MATH 383, 528, 529, 547, 553, 564, 566, 577)
    • Physics (PHYS 405)
    • Statistics and Operations Research (STOR 215, 445, 455, 556, 565)
    • Note: Students may receive credit in the minor for BMME 445 or PSYC 220, but not both.