Neuroscience B.S.

All students must meet the University Requirements.

All students must meet the College Requirements.

Major Requirements

FUNDAMENTAL COURSES:
PSYS 001Intro to Psychological Science3
Choose 1 of the following Biology options:4-8
Option A (recommended)
Exploring Biology
and Exploring Biology
Option B
Accelerated Biology
Option C
Principles of Biology
and Principles of Biology
Chemistry:8
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 2
Choose 1 of the following Mathematics options:6-8
QR: Fundamentals of Calculus I
QR: Calculus I
QR:Fundamentals of Calculus II
QR: Calculus II
FOUNDATION COURSES:
NSCI 111Exploring Neuroscience3
NSCI 112Exploring Neurosci Laboratory1
BCOR 101Genetics3
Choose 1 of the following Organic Chemistry options:4-8
Option A
Intro Organic Chemistry
Option B
Organic Chemistry 1
and Organic Chemistry 2
Choose 1 of the following:3-4
Learning, Cognition & Behavior
Speech & Hearing Science
Intro Cognitive Neuroscience
CHOOSE 1 OF THE FOLLOWING EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN OPTIONS7-9
Option A (recommended)
Research Methods
Statistics for Psych Sci
Option B
QR:Basic Statistical Methods 1
QR: Statistical Methods I
QR: Statistical Methods II
QR: Experimental Design
Option C
QR:Basic Statistical Methods 1
QR: Statistical Methods I
QR: Statistical Methods II
Research Methods
ADVANCED CORE NEUROSCIENCE COURSES:
NSCI 270Diseases of the Nervous System3
Choose 3 of the following:9-10
Neurobiology
Adv Cognitive Neuroscience
Cellular Neurophysiology
Human Neuroanatomy
Physiological Psychology
ELECTIVES:
4 courses of neuroscience electives, with at least 1 from each of the following categories:12-14
Category A
Cognition & Language
Learning
Hormones and Behavior
Emotional Devlmt & Temperament
Category B
Molecular and Cell Biology
Neurodevelopment
Neuroregeneration
Glia: Not Just Neuron Glue
Introduction to Pharmacology
Topics Molecular&Cell Pharm
Psychopharmacology
Category C (No more than 6 credits may be counted toward the major.)
Measurement of Comm Processes
Undergraduate Research
Undergraduate Research
Honors: Neuroscience
Honors: Neuroscience
Additional courses may be accepted as Advanced Course Options with prior approval from the Neuroscience Directors.
NSCI 3XX courses may be accepted as Advance Course Options with prior approval from the Neuroscience Directors. These courses are often open to upper level undergraduate students with instructor permission

Restrictions:

Students completing the B.S. in Neuroscience may not also receive the B.A. in Psychological Science.