Keck Neuroscience Program

W.M. Keck Science Department

Thomas Borowski, PhD, Program Coordinator

Keck Neuroscience Program


The major in Neuroscience is an interdisciplinary program of 16 courses designed to provide students with an appreciation of diverse approaches to understanding the function of nervous systems, as well as the ability to conduct investigations within a particular subfield of interest.

The major provides good preparation for graduate work in biology and neuroscience, as well as a variety of professional including medical school. Admission to particular advanced-degree programs may require additional course work.

Neuroscience sequences help students specialize in core areas of neuroscience, including: