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Curriculum Requirements

Curriculum Requirements

Required core courses

(Full course descriptions)

  • Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Neuroscience I (NEU 801) Fall Semester, Year One, 3 credits
  • Systems and Behavioral Neuroscience I (NEU 802) Fall Semester, Year One, 3 credits
  • Strategies in Neuroscience Research (NEU 807) Fall Semester, Year One, 2 credits
  • Laboratory Rotation I (NEU 890) Fall Semester, Year One, 2 credits

 

  • Molecular, Cellular, and Developmental Neuroscience II (NEU 803) Spring Semester, Year One, 3 credits
  • Systems and Behavioral Neuroscience II (NEU 805) Spring Semester, Year One, 3 credits
  • Laboratory Rotation II (NEU 890) Spring Semester, Year One, 2 credits

 

  • Experimental Design and Data Analysis (PHM 830) Summer Term, Year One, 3 credits

 

  • Neuroinformatics and Quantitative Reasoning (NEU 815), Fall Semester, Year Two, 3 credits

Electives

Students need two electives, and will work with their committee to choose courses. These are typically taken in Year Two.  

Other Information

Program Director
Jim Galligan, PhD
galliga1@msu.edu

Graduate Program Director
Greg Swain
swain@chemistry.msu.edu

Academic Program Coordinator
Eleri Thomas
thom1625@msu.edu

Student Aide
Allison Hartwick
hartwi34@msu.edu

Giltner Hall
293 Farm Lane Room 108
East Lansing, MI
48824-1101

Phone: (517) 353-8947
Fax: (517) 432-2744

neurosci@msu.edu

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