M.Sc. On Campus


University of Idaho

24 months
29148 USD/year
29148 USD/year
9912 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Merging biological, cognitive and computational neurosciences, this Neuroscience program at University of Idaho provides the broad academic foundation and diverse research experiences you need to study and contribute to the scientific understanding of brain and spinal cord function.


The program addresses all aspects of the highly integrated field, including the study of the nervous system biology, the cognitive and behavioral processes, and the applications of mathematics and computer science to understand and model neurological function.

As a student in the program, you will focus your degree work in an area of the field that interests you and best prepares you for your career and research goals. 

The program is offered in collaboration with a nearby partner university, giving you access to faculty expertise, research facilities and resources at both institutions.

 Degree Fit

This Neuroscience program at University of Idaho could be a good fit if you:

  • Want to work in a research-intensive field
  • Have exceptional analytical, investigative and problem-solving skills
  • Have a related academic background in biology, psychology, or computer/mathematical sciences

Programme Structure

You conduct experiments, teach undergraduate students, and complete courses in professional development and ethical issues in biological research.

Areas of specialization include: 

  • Neurobiology
  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Computational neuroscience
  • Evolution and ecology
  • Medical biosciences
  • Cellular and molecular biology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

GPA admission requirements GPA
GRE admission requirements GRE®

Other requirements

General requirements

  • All graduate school applicants must possess the equivalent of a U.S. bachelor's degree. An official academic record from all post-secondary education institutions attended is required. This may take some time so start this early in your application process.
  • Resume/Curriculum Vitae 
  • Statement of Purpose 
  • Scans of Official Transcripts 
  • Area of Emphasis Form 
  • Personal Information Form
  • Writing Sample 

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    29148 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29148 USD per year during 24 months.
  • National

    29148 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 29148 USD per year during 24 months.
  • In-State

    9912 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 9912 USD per year during 24 months.

Living costs for Moscow

750 - 1100 USD /month
Living costs

The living costs include the total expenses per month, covering accommodation, public transportation, utilities (electricity, internet), books and groceries.


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