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2012-2013 Catalog 
2012-2013 Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

Behavioral Neuroscience, BA

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Combined major offered by the Department of Psychology, College of Humanities and Social Sciences and the Department of Biology, College of Sciences and Technology.

106-109 credits


This interdisciplinary program provides students with the specialized preparation and technological sophistication critical for success in a variety of graduate-training programs, including neurosciences, psychology, pharmacology, mental health, and neurobiology; and health care, including medicine and dentistry. For those students who do not anticipate pursuing post-graduate education, the degree program provides an excellent platform for entry-level positions in such areas as biomedical research and the pharmaceutical industry.

Admission and Declaration Process

Grade Requirements

A grade of C- or better is required for a student’s major courses.


Additional Information

A maximum combined total of 10 credits in PSY 300, 400 or BIOL 300, 395, 400, 494, 495 can be applied to the major.

Faculty Advisors: Biology: Roger Anderson, Jose Serrano-Moreno; Psychology: Jeff Carroll, Janet Finlay, Jeffrey Grimm, Kelly Jantzen, Mike Mana, Jacqueline Rose

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