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Behavioral Neuroscience, B.A., B.S.

Behavioral neuroscience is an interdisciplinary area that studies the interactions between the nervous system and behavior, the development and function of the nervous system, and how the information applies to everyday behavior and the treatment of disorders.


8%
National Job Growth by 2025
Faculty-Mentored Research Opportunities
6%
Michigan Job Growth by 2025

Source: EMSI, 2020

Program Overview

The major is administered by the psychology department. Students can earn a Bachelor of Science (B.S.) or Bachelor of Arts (B.A.) degree in behavioral neuroscience. The B.S. degree requires students to take the degree requirement sequence from the psychology department. The B.A. degree requires third semester proficiency in a foreign language.

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