Faculty research interests center around seven main areas: Cellular & Molecular, Sensory & Motor Systems, Computational Modeling & Theory, Language & Speech, Cognition & Emotion, Development & Aging, and Disorders & Treatment. Research approaches include both the theoretical and experimental, with several laboratories doing both.
Research and training activities of the Neurosciences and Cognitive Science program from University of Maryland take place within the laboratories of faculty in 23 participating departments and units: Aerospace Engineering, Animal and Avian Sciences, Behavioral and Community Health, Bioengineering, Biology, Computer Science, Electrical and Computer Engineering, English, Entomology, Epidemiology & Biostatistics, Hearing and Speech Sciences, Human Development, Kinesiology, Linguistics, Nutrition and Food Science, Philosophy, Psychology, and Teaching and Learning, Policy and Leadership, as well as the Center for Advanced Study of Language, the Institute for Advanced Computer Studies, the Institute for Systems Research, the Maryland Neuroimaging Center, and the Second Language Acquisition program.
The NACS program requires the completion of two required core courses and three out of five core courses, including introduction to neurosciences, cognitive neuroscience, computational neuroscience, cellular and molecular neuroscience, and cognitive science.
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- Cognitive Neuroscience
- Cognitive Science
- Introduction to Neurosciences
- Computational Neuroscience
- Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience
- 12 months
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DisciplinesNeuroscience Cognitive Sciences Linguistics View 101 other Masters in Neuroscience in United States
- Statement of Purpose
- TOEFL/IELTS/PTE (international graduate students)
- Letters of Recommendation (3)
- Graduate Record Examination (GRE)
International52886 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 12 months.
National52886 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1706 USD per credit during 12 months.
In-State23808 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 768 USD per credit during 12 months.
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