Neuroscience B.S. Cognitive Neuroscience Concentration

Bachelor of Science - Neuroscience; Cognitive Neuroscience Concentration

College Humanities & Sciences

Degree Specific Credits: 70

Required Cumulative GPA: 2.0

Catalog Year: 2018-2019

General Education Requirements

Information regarding these requirements can be found in the General Education Section of the catalog. 


Biology/Psychology Core Courses25
Other Required Courses25-33
Additional Major Courses16-17
Intersection Courses1-9
Total Hours67-84

Biology/Psychology Core Courses

Rule: Must complete all of the following courses:

Note: BIOH 458 satisfies the Upper Division Writing Requirement for the Major.

BIOB 160NPrinciples of Living Systems3
BIOB 161NPrncpls of Living Systems Lab1
BIOB 260Cellular and Molecular Biology4
BIOB 272Genetics and Evolution4
BIOH 280From Molecules to Mind - Fundamentals of Neuroscience3
BIOH 380Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience3
BIOH 458Neuroscience Research4
PSYX 250NFund of Biological Psychology3
Total Hours25

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Other Required Courses

Rule: Must complete all of the following courses:

Select one of the following groups:8-15
Introduction to General Chemistry
Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry
and Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry Lab
College Chemistry I
and College Chemistry I Lab
College Chemistry II
and College Chemistry II Lab
Organic Chemistry I
and Organic Chemistry I Lab
M 162Applied Calculus4
PHSX 205NCollege Physics I4
PHSX 206NCollege Physics I Laboratory1
PHSX 207NCollege Physics II4
PHSX 208NCollege Physics II Laboratory1
STAT 216Introduction to Statistics3-4
or PSYX 222 Psychological Statistics
Total Hours25-33

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Additional Major Courses

Rule: Must complete all of the following courses:

BCH 380Biochemistry4
PSYX 270Fund Psychology of Learning3
PSYX 280Fund of Memory and Cognition3
PSYX 356Human Neuropsychology3
Total Hours13
Select at least two of the following:3-7
Developmental Biology
Human AP I for Health Profsns
Motor Learning and Control
Comparative Psychology
Total Hours3-7

Minimum Required Grade: C-

Intersection Courses

Select at least one of the following:1-9
Behavior & Evolution
Teaching for the Disabled
Special Topics
Placebos: The Power of Words
Health and Mind/Body/Spirit
Special Topics
Fund of Psychology of Aging
Total Hours1-9

Minimum Required Grade: C-