Neuroscience and Cognitive Science, Post-Baccalaureate Certificate (P.B.C.)

16 credits required

Students must complete the following courses with a grade of B (3.0) or better in each class.

  1. Students must complete a core of 10 credits, in addition to their Ph.D. course requirements, comprising at least two of the courses within the NACS core curriculum (NACS641, NACS642, NACS643, NACS644, NACS645, all 4 credit courses) and two semesters of NACS608, one credit per semester.
  2. Students must complete at least 6 additional credits from graduate courses approved by the NACS program. The student's NACS advisor and the NACS Graduate Director must approve the courses taken to fulfill these credits. Courses taken at the 400-level require the approval of the NACS Graduate Director.
Course Title Credits
NACS608Neuroscience and Cognitive Science Seminar 12
Select 6 credits of Electives approved by advisor6
Select two of the following:8
Introduction to Neurosciences
Cognitive Neuroscience
Computational Neuroscience
Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience
Cognitive Science
Total Credits16

1 credit per semester, 2 credits total.