Neuroscience B.A.

All students must meet the University Requirements.

All students must meet the College Requirements.

Major Requirements

At least 49 credits, including:

Fundamental Courses:
PSYS 001Intro to Psychological Science3
CHEM 031
CHEM 032
General Chemistry 1
and General Chemistry 2
CHEM 042Intro Organic Chemistry4
MATH 019QR: Fundamentals of Calculus I3-4
or MATH 021 QR: Calculus I
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
Foundation Courses:
NSCI 111Exploring Neuroscience3
BCOR 101Genetics3
PSYS 053Research Methods3
PSYS 054Statistics for Psych Sci3-4
or STAT 141 QR:Basic Statistical Methods 1
Choose 1 of the following:3
Learning, Cognition & Behavior
Intro Cognitive Neuroscience
Advanced Core Neuroscience courses:
NSCI 270Diseases of the Nervous System3
3 courses of Neuroscience electives, with at least 1 from each of the following categories:
Category A3-8
Speech & Hearing Science
Cognition & Language
Adv Cognitive Neuroscience
Physiological Psychology
Hormones and Behavior
Behavioral Genetics
Emotional Devlmt & Temperament
Category B3-8
Molecular and Cell Biology
Molecular and Cell Biology
Model Systems in Neuroscience
Cellular Neurophysiology
Human Neuroanatomy
Neurobiology for Majors
Glia: Not Just Neuron Glue
Introduction to Pharmacology
Topics Molecular&Cell Pharm
Additional courses may be accepted as Advanced Course Options with prior approval from the Neuroscience Director.
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.