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The Department of Nutritional Sciences and Toxicology (NST) offers a minor in Toxicology. The course-work for the minor addresses topics in the basic principles of toxicology and molecular toxicology as well as computational toxicology, pharmacology, and pesticide chemistry.


  • The Toxicology minor requires a minimum GPA of 2.5 and the completion of 15 units.
  • All courses must be taken on the Berkeley campus for a letter grade.
  • No course substitutions are allowed.

How to Declare

Students should file the Minor Declaration Form during their final semester to certify the completion of the minor.


Minor Advisor: 
Meaghan DeRespini
260 Mulford Hall
University of California 
Berkeley, CA 94720-3100
View our advising hours schedule here