The Neurobiology minor is intended for those who wish to supplement their Caltech undergraduate degree with knowledge of neurobiology. The student’s transcript will include the phrase “minor in Neurobiology”. A Neurobiology minor is not available to majors in the CNS or Biology options.
NB Minor Requirements
- Biology fundamentals. Bi 8 and Bi 9
- Intermediate biology: Genetics: Bi 122; Development: Bi 117; plus nine units of other 100-level Bi, NB, or Ch courses
- Introduction to neuroscience: NB/Bi/CNS 150
- Advanced neurobiology: 18 additional units of 100- or 200- level NB electives, that are not applied to the above requirements and are not simultaneously used for fulfilling a requirement of the student’s major option, approved by their assigned biology advisor or the option representative.