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Neuroscience Ph.D. Program
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.
An Interdisciplinary Program Providing A Broad Foundation in Neuroscience
The Neuroscience program is designed to provide students with research training and didactic course work that includes a broad foundation in neuroscience that can then be complemented with specialized courses within subfields.
This doctoral program brings together faculty from Biological Sciences, Biomedical Engineering, Biomedical Sciences, Physical Therapy-Exercise Science, Mathematics Statistics & Computer Science, Philosophy, and Psychology.
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Neuroscience Ph.D. Specializations
Our graduate program training offers a Ph.D. in neuroscience with specialization in one of three areas:
January 15 for the following fall semester
- Read all application instructions prior to beginning an application.
- Complete the online application form and fee.
- Provide official transcripts from all current and previous colleges/universities except Marquette.
- Write a statement of professional goals and aspirations.
- Provide three letters of recommendation that give evidence of the applicant's scholarly promise.
- Submit GRE scores (General Test is required, Subject Test is recommended)
- For international applicants only: TOEFL score or other acceptable proof of English proficiency
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.
|Math, Statistics & Computer Science|
|Physical Therapy - Exercise Science|
Research and teaching assistantships are available.