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BS in Neuroscience

About the Undergraduate Neuroscience major (BS)

The undergraduate degree program in neuroscience is an open enrollment program. Students interested in studying neuroscience should go to the Life Sciences Advisement Center in 2060 LSB to meet with Carol Stepan, the academic advisor for neuroscience. Information regarding the neuroscience core courses are listed below.

Core Courses:

NEURO 205 - Neurobiology

NEURO 316 - Neuroscience Advanced Writing

NEURO 360 - Neuroanatomy

NEURO 380 - Behavioral Neuroscience

NEURO 390R - Special Topics in Neuroscience

NEURO 420R - Senior Practicum: Community Projects

NEURO 449R - Undergraduate Research Experience

NEURO 455R - Neuroscience Seminar

NEURO 480 - Advanced Neuroscience

NEURO 481 - Neuroscience Laboratory

NEURO 496R - Neuroscience Academic Internship

BS in Neuroscience MAP Sheet.pdf

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Detailed Statistics

Neuroscience by the Numbers Fall 2020

Number of undergraduate majors 678
Female 40%
Male 60%
Participated in Mentored Research or Fieldwork 81%
Participated in Internships 36%
Immediate plans after graduation:
Graduate/Professional School 49%
Full-Time Employment 33%
Part-Time Employment 10%
Other 8%
Alumni Career Fields:

Medicine / Healthcare

Education / Research

Business / Administration

Military

Architectures / Engineering

Law

Marketing / Media/ Communication

Information Technology

Other

46%

24%

9%

4%

3%

3%

3%

3%

5%