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2016-2017 Graduate & Professional Studies Catalog 
  Jun 15, 2024
2016-2017 Graduate & Professional Studies Catalog [Archived Catalog]

Neuroscience, PhD

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Degree Requirements

Credits: A minimum of 72 credit hours, including a 23-credit course requirement covering fundamental material in cellular and molecular neurobiology, systems neuroscience, and several elective courses.

Additional Information

In addition to University requirements for graduate degrees, students are also required to obtain research experience in at least two separate laboratories; attend journal clubs and research seminars; pass a reprint exam following their first year of study, a comprehensive exam, and a doctoral dissertation and defense; and, to serve as a teaching assistant for at least one term (or course).

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