PH.D. in neuroscience

There is an incredible demand for professionals with a neuroscience background across a wide spectrum of professions, ranging from medicine and research to business and law. The Neuroscience Ph.D. program is designed with interdisciplinary research training and curriculum to prepare students for doctoral level interdisciplinary career opportunities in the growing arena of neuroscience research and industry.

Program Description

The Neuroscience program is designed to provide students with research training and didactic coursework that includes a broad foundation in neuroscience that can then be complemented with specialized courses within subfields.

Neuroscience PH.D. Specializations

Learn more about specific coursework within each specialization.

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This doctoral program brings together faculty from Biological Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedical Sciences, Physical Therapy-Exercise Science, Mathematics Statistics & Computer Science, Philosophy, and Psychology. Their collective expertise will be able to provide a structured neuroscience-based curriculum that will allow for educational and research opportunities in this rapidly expanding subject area and will lead students to emerging career opportunities. Learn more about faculty research areas by visiting their department webpages.

Biological Sciences
Biomedical Engineering
Biomedical Sciences
Math, Statistics & Computer Science
Philosophy
Physical Therapy - Exercise Science
Psychology

Application Deadline

January 15 for the following fall semester

Application Requirements

Financial Aid

Research and teaching assistantships are available.

Private scholarships may also be available. U.S. citizens and permanent residents may be eligible to apply for need-based federal aid (loans) to help fund their educational expenses as well.

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