Sep 22, 2020  
2018-2019 Academic Catalogue 
2018-2019 Academic Catalogue [ARCHIVED CATALOGUE]

Psychology - Behavioral Neuroscience Concentration, B.A.

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Suzette Astley, William Dragon (chair), Carolyn Enns, Alice Ganzel, Melinda Green, Steven Neese


A minimum of 13 courses, and one of three concentrations listed below. Research Methods I (PSY 292 ) should be completed by the end of the sophomore year. Research Methods II (PSY 392 ) should be completed by the end of the junior year for all majors in the Specialist or Behavioral Neuroscience concentrations. Statistics (STA 201  or STA 347 -STA 348 ) must be taken before Research Methods II (PSY 392 ), and PSY 392  must be completed no later than the end of the junior year and before PSY 483 . The Senior Seminar (PSY 483 ) can be taken any time after the completion of Research Methods II (PSY 392 )

Note: Students must take a 200-level course before enrolling in any 300-level course.

Behavioral Neuroscience Concentration

This program of study is recommended for students who are considering graduate study in Behavioral Neuroscience, biological subfields of psychology, as well as for those interested in neuroscience or health-related careers.

One Course in Biological Processes

Selected from

Four Courses in Biology and Chemistry that must include:

Teaching Certification:

Students who are interested in pursuing K-12 certification to teach social studies should seek admission to the Teacher Education Program. See the Education  department section for application and certification information.

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