Requirements for this program are current for
Required credits to graduate with this
Required credits within the major: 90
Degree: Bachelor of Science
Refer to the Swenson College of Science and Engineering Student Affairs Office and the University of Minnesota Medical School Duluth Student Affairs Office, or the University of Minnesota Duluth College of Pharmacy Student Services Office.
This program is available:
via classroom (the majority of instruction is face-to-face)
Students must complete
before admission to the program.
Three years of an undergraduate major in SCSE, including the advanced writing requirement, the UMD Liberal Education Program, all pre-med or pre-pharm courses, and the first year of medical or pharmacy school.
The Board of Regents, on recommendation of the faculty, grants degrees from the
of Minnesota. Requirements for an undergraduate degree from University of Minnesota Duluth include the
Students must meet all course and credit requirements of the departments and
colleges or schools in which they are enrolled including an advanced writing course. Students
seeking two degrees must fulfill the requirements of both degrees. However, two degrees cannot be
awarded for the same major.
Students must complete a minimum of 120 semester credits.
At least 30 semester credits must be earned through UMD, and 15 of the last
30 degree credits earned immediately before graduation must be awarded by UMD.
Students must complete at least half of their courses at the 3xxx-level and
higher at UMD. Study-abroad credits earned through courses taught by UM faculty and at institutions
with which UMD has international exchange programs may be used to fulfill this requirement.
If a minor is required, students must take at least three upper division
credits in their minor field from UMD.
For certificate programs, at least 3 upper-division credits that satisfy
requirements for the certificate must be taken through UMD. If the program does not require upper
division credits students must take at least one course from the certificate program from UMD.
The minimum cumulative UM GPA required for graduation will be 2.00 and will
include only University of Minnesota coursework. A minimum UM GPA of 2.00 is required in each UMD
undergraduate major and minor. No academic unit may impose higher grade point standards to graduate.
Diploma, transcripts, and certification will be withheld until all financial
obligations to the University have been met.
See the Swenson College of Science and Engineering Student Affairs Office, the University of Minnesota Medical School Duluth Student Affairs Office, or the University of Minnesota Duluth College of Pharmacy Student Services Office.
Advanced writing requirement will be met by meeting requirements for admission to the UMD School or Medicine or UM College of Pharmacy.