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  Dec 17, 2017
 
2015-2016 University Catalog archived

Neuroscience major leading to BS degree


A major in neuroscience leading to a Bachelor of Science degree requires the completion of at least 50 credits in science and mathematics, including the following 45 credits:

  1. Core: BIOL 111/113, 220; CHEM 110; NEUR 120, 395
  2. Quantitative Methods: CSCI 102 or 121; PSYC 120; and either BIOL 301 or PSYC 250
  3. Specialization: Completion of at least four of the following courses chosen from at least two disciplines
    1. BIOL 211 (or 211S), 215 (or 215S), 243, 250, 255, 280, 282, 283, 301, 360, 365, 397
    2. PHYS 251 (ENGN 251); ENGN 267 (BIOL 267)
    3. PSYC 252, 253, 254, 255, 256, 259
  4. Capstone: At least three credits chosen from NEUR 422, 423, 424, 442 and 493 and three additional credits chosen from 400-level neuroscience courses.

3. Specialization:


Completion of at least four of the following courses chosen from at least two disciplines

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