Hours64 - 68 Credit Hours
MAPMajor Academic Plan

Program Requirements

The Neuroscience Center requires a minimum of 21 hours of neuroscience major credit to be taken in residence at BYU for this degree program. These hours may also go toward BYU's 30-hour residency requirement for graduation. Only 8 hours of Independent Study can be counted towards the neuroscience major credit.
Requirement 5 Complete 2 Courses
Note: Students may substitute Math 113 for Math 112.
Requirement 6 Complete 1 Option
Electives: Complete three courses FROM THREE DIFFERENT DEPARTMENTS from the following electives (courses used to fill any major requirements above will not count here):
Note 1: Students should carefully consult with faculty regarding which electives they should take to best support their postgraduate plans.
Note 2: Me En 552, Neuro 449R, PDBio 565, and 568 require the instructor's signature before enrolling.
Note 3: PDBio 363 is required for most students applying for graduate training in medicine, dentistry, ophthalmology, physician assistant school, or similar programs.
Recommended Complete 2 Options
Recommended Courses:
Program Outcomes

Professional Ethics and Community Service

Program graduates will show commitment to intellectual honesty, professional ethics, and community service.