Appendix D: University Policy on Disclosure of Student Records - Family Educational Rights and Privacy Act III 6.30 (A)
Appendix M: Required Disclosure of University Procedure on the Collection, Use and Protection of Student Social Security Numbers (SSN)
Program in Neuroscience and Cognitive Science
Eligibility and Application to the Minor
In order to apply for the Minor in Neurosciences, a student must have:
1. Completed at least 30 college credits and at least 15 credits at UM.
Applications for the Minor in Neurosciences will be considered three times each year on October 1, March 1, and June 1. Students will be notified via email regarding the status of their application within three weeks of the submission deadline so that students will know whether or not they are accepted prior to early registration for the next semester.
Interested students may submit applications electronically via the Neurosciences and Cognitive Sciences (NACS) Program website at www.nacs.umd.edu.
There are five required courses (11-14 credits) and two elective courses (6-8 credits) for a total of 17-22 credits to complete the minor. All courses used to satisfy the requirments of the minor must be completed with a grade of 'C-' or better. Students must have a minimum 2.0 cumulative grade point average across all courses used to satisfy the minor requirements. A list of required courses and eligible electives can be found on the program website at www.nacs.umd.edu.