Students in the Neuroscience - Systems, Behavior and Plasticity program at Temple University achieve the following objectives:
- Build a core knowledge in specific areas of neuroscience, including behavioral, cellular, molecular, and systems.
- Develop a general professional competence in oral and written expression as well as in the critical analysis of research articles.
- Learn to understand, create, and undertake hypothesis-based approaches to research.
- Train in a variety of techniques and approaches to studying the nervous system.
- Develop a keen sense of analytical thinking and logic in the evaluation of their own work and that of others.
- Become effective teachers and communicators of neuroscience.
- Gain independence in thinking, teaching, laboratory work, and communicating.
Because the brain is involved in every important human endeavor, understanding the brain and its functions opens career paths in multiple fields, including education, engineering, law, medicine, psychology, and public policy. Master’s-level education in neuroscience provides students with a wide range of career options, including:
- Clinical data manager
- Environmental health safety officer
- Medical or science writer
- Public health administrator
- Public policy strategist
- Regulatory affairs specialist
- Systems and Behavioral Neuroscience
- Professional Development in Neuroscience
- Readings in Neuroscience
- Advanced Statistics
- Core Course in Behavioral Neuroscience
- 24 months
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We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Research your graduate degree program
- Complete online application
- Letters of Reference: 3
- Statement of Goals: Approximately 500 to 1,000 words outline your specific interest in Temple's program, your academic achievements, and your future career goals.
- Standardized Test Scores
- Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline: A baccalaureate degree is required.
International20715 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1381 USD per credit during 24 months.
National20715 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1381 USD per credit during 24 months.
In-State15060 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1004 USD per credit during 24 months.
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