Catalogue 2021 - 2022

Neuroscience Suggested Sequence of Courses

Degree Requirements

Freshman Year - Fall Semester

PSY 101Introduction to Psychology

3 cr.

ENGL 132English Composition I

3 cr.

BIO 107General Biology I

3 cr.

BIO 117General Biology Laboratory I

1 cr.

LA 100First Year Seminar

2 cr.

MATH 109Pre-Calculus Mathematics

3 cr.

or

MATH 123Calculus I for Management, Life, and Social Sciences

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Freshman Year - Spring Semester

NSCI 212Introduction to Behavioral Neuroscience

3 cr.

ENGL 133English Composition II

3 cr.

BIO 108General Biology II

3 cr.

BIO 118General Biology Laboratory II

1 cr.

MATH 120Intro Statistics for the Arts & Sciences

3 cr.

or

MATH 124Calculus II For Management, Life, and Social Sciences

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:16

Sophomore Year - Fall Semester

CS XXXComputer Competence Requirement

3 cr.

NSCI 267Neurobiology

4 cr.

PH XXXEthical Perspective

3 cr.

CHEM 105General Chemistry I

4 cr.

NSCI 250Neuroscience Lab Rotation I

1 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Sophomore Year - Spring Semester

PSY 207Statistics for the Behavioral Sciences

3 cr.

NSCI 2XX-4XXNeuroscience Elective

3 cr.

CHEM 106General Chemistry II

4 cr.

NSCI 247Scientific Communication

3 cr.

NSCI 251Neuroscience Lab Rotation II

2 cr.

Total Credit Hours:15

Junior Year - Fall Semester

NSCI 312Cognitive Neuroscience

3 cr.

CHEM 209Organic Chemistry I

3 cr.

CHEM 219Organic Chemistry Laboratory I

1 cr.

NSCI 232Research Methods in Neuroscience

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

NSCI 350Neuroscience Lab Placement I

3 cr.

or

NSCI 3XX/4XXNeuroscience Elective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:16

Junior Year - Spring Semester

WIC 3xx-4xxWriting Intensive Course

3 cr.

NSCI 385Neurodevelopment

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

3 cr.

CHEM 210Organic Chemistry II

3 cr.

CHEM 220Organic Chemistry Laboratory II

1 cr.

NSCI 351Neuroscience Lab Placement II

3 cr.

or

NSCI 3XX/4XXNeuroscience Elective

3 cr.

Total Credit Hours:16

Senior Year - Fall Semester

NSCI 405Seminar in Neuroscience

3 cr.

NSCI 3XX/4XXNeuroscience Elective

3 cr.

GEN XXXGeneral Elective

1 cr.

HIST XXXHistorical Perspective

3 cr.

NSCI 450Senior Neuroscience Thesis I

4 cr.

or

NSCI 3XX/4XXNeuroscience Elective

4 cr.

Total Credit Hours:14

Senior Year - Spring Semester

CUL XXXGlobal Cultures Perspective

3 cr.

ART XXXAesthetic Perspective

3 cr.

NSCI 3XX/4XXNeuroscience Elective

3 cr.

NSCI 451Senior Neuroscience Thesis II

4 cr.

or

NSCI 3XX/4XXNeuroscience Elective

4 cr.

Total Credit Hours:13

Total Credit Hours: 120