Sep 29, 2023  
Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021 
Undergraduate Catalog 2020-2021 [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Neuroscience, B.S.

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Integrated Major - Departments of Psychology, Biology, and Computer Science

Carole Scherling (coordinator)

B.S. in Neuroscience

The neuroscience program is an integrated curriculum devoted to the study of the mind and brain. Students who complete this program are well prepared for entry into graduate schools in neuroscience, psychology, or cognitive studies, or entry-level careers as laboratory scientists in pharmaceuticals or basic research.

BELL Core Requirements: 53 Hours (minimum)

Major Requirements: 38-43 Hours

Neuroscience Requirements: 5 Hours

Biology Requirement: 3 Hours

Research requirements: 7-8 Hours

In addition, students doing research in Biology should take BIO 3700 Biological Research I 

Major Electives and Research Requirements: 16 Hours

Choose One Path

Path 1: Conceptual Research Track

Major Electives:

Choose 12 hours from the following courses:

Research Component:

Path 2: Experiential Research Track

Choose 16 hours (4 courses) from the following:

General Electives: 25 Hours (minimum)

Total Required for the Program: 128 Hours

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