Dec 02, 2023  
2021 - 2022 Undergraduate Catalog 
2021 - 2022 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Neuroscience, BS

Required Credit Hours:

A minimum of 27 (plus 24 credit hours in prerequisites). Exemptions to this requirement must be approved by the Program Director. Alterations in the prescribed curriculum, while not encouraged, may be petitioned to the Committee on Honors and Interdisciplinary Studies. The computing requirement is satisfied by passing APSC 351. The major writing requirement is satisfied by passing BIOL 404 (Title: Molecular Neuroscience), CHEM 417 KINE 352  , KINE 401  or NSCI 496  ; or by enrolling in NSCI 300  alone or in conjunction with designated elective courses (see description of NSCI 300 for list).  COLL 400 may be satisfied in Neuroscience by passing APSC 440  , BIOL 404 (Title: Molecular Neuroscience),  CHEM 417  , KINE 401  , PSYC 411  , PSYC 413  , PSYC 415  , NSCI 490  or NSCI 496 .  NSCI 490 satisfies COLL 400 when coupled with 3 credits of NSCI 400 taken with a single research mentor.  NSCI 490 may be combined with prior or concurrent NSCI 400 credits. 

Additional Requirements:

A major must also complete at least four additional courses. Majors must take one course from the Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience electives and one course from the Cell/Systems Neuroscience electives. From the groupings below, the third elective should be selected from groups A-C and the fourth elective can be from any of the four groups A-D.

Group B: Cell/Systems Neuroscience