Minor in Pharmacology and Toxicology

A minor in pharmacology and toxicology, offered to science and non-science majors, may help spark your interest in mechanisms of drug action, translational research and careers in the pharmacological sciences.

How to Apply

Apply to the minor by completing our online application.

When to Apply

You may apply to our minor once you have completed the prerequisite courses or during the semester that you will complete them.

Acceptance Criteria

You must have a minimum GPA of 2.5 in prerequisite courses.


There is no deadline. Applications are accepted on a continuous basis.

Contact Us

For general and admissions questions about the minor in pharmacology and toxicology, please contact:

Undergraduate Education

Pharmacology and Toxicology

Phone: (716) 829-2800

Email: pmyugrad@buffalo.edu

For academic advisement, contact the program director:

Padowski, Jeannie

Jeannie Padowski

Clinical Associate Professor

Jacobs School of Medicine and Biomedical Sciences 955 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14214

Phone: 7168293348

Email: jmpadows@buffalo.edu