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2023 - 2024 Undergraduate Catalog 
2023 - 2024 Undergraduate Catalog

Neuroscience (BS in Neuroscience)

Required Credit Hours:

 The Neuroscience major requires a minimum of 24 credit hours in prerequisites and 27 credit hours in required and elective courses.  The major writing requirement is satisfied by achieving a C- in 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 Group A: Behavioral and Cognitive Neuroscience electives and one course from Group B: Cell/Systems Neuroscience electives. The third elective must be selected from groups A, B, or C and the fourth elective may be from any of the four groups A, B, C, or D.

Group B: Cell/Systems Neuroscience