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Requirements for a Major in Neuroscience Leading to the B.S. Degree

A total of fifty-four to fifty-eight (54-58) credits as follows:

  1. Seven (7) core requirements (28 credits total):
    1. Chemistry 120&125L
    2. Biology 130&131L
    3. Biology 140&141L
    4. Psychology 150
    5. Psychology 211 or Mathematics 211
    6. Neuroscience 270
    7. Neuroscience 485/486
  2. Two (2) depth requirements (10 credits total):
    1. Biology 375&375L or Biology 376&376L
    2. Psychology 344&344L or Psychology 345&345L
  3. Two (2) breadth courses from the following (8-10 credits total):
    1. Chemistry 411&411L
    2. Neuroscience 451-452 (requires 4 credits)
    3. Philosophy 330
    4. Philosophy 340 
    5. Psychology 318
    6. A third depth course
  4. Two (2) electives from the following list (8-10 credits total):
    1. Biology 204&204L, 207&207L, 303 or 304&304L, 307, 325&325L, 340&340L
    2. Chemistry 414, 416
    3. Computer Science 141 or 142
    4. Scientific Research 451-452 (in a major outside of Neuroscience, requires 4 credits)
    5. Philosophy 328
    6. Psychology 216, 220, 224, 231, 306, 327
    7. Up to two additional depth or breadth courses
  5. Courses recommended but not required:
    1. Chemistry 211-212
    2. Mathematics 115
    3. Physics 111-112 (with laboratory)
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