Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Neuroscience Certificate

24 months
1381 USD/credit 10357 USD/year
1381 USD/credit 10357 USD/year
1004 USD/credit 7530 USD/year
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Gain a thorough introduction to an interdisciplinary field addressing neural and brain function at multiple levels with the Neuroscience Certificate in Temple University’s College of Liberal Arts. 


This 15-credit graduate certificate from Temple University  is tailored to provide current doctoral students in programs outside of the Psychology Department with core experience in specific areas of neuroscience, including behavioral, cellular, molecular and systems neuroscience. Students also gain an understanding of biological, clinical and psychological approaches to understanding the nervous system. 

The Neuroscience Certificate (Graduate) is intended for any Temple students interested in adding highly specialized training and research in the field of neuroscience to their professional résumé. 


A research background in neuroscience provides opportunities for career paths in multiple fields including education, engineering, law, medicine, psychology and public policy.

Programme Structure

Courses include

  • Behavioral/Cognitive/Systems Neuroscience courses
  • Cellular/Molecular Neuroscience courses
  • Readings in Neuroscience

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 24 months

Start dates & application deadlines


15 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.

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Other requirements

General requirements

Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    10357 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1381 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • National

    10357 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1381 USD per credit during 24 months.
  • In-State

    7530 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 1004 USD per credit during 24 months.

Living costs for Philadelphia

1313 - 2284 USD /month
Living costs

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


Studyportals Tip: Students can search online for independent or external scholarships that can help fund their studies. Check the scholarships to see whether you are eligible to apply. Many scholarships are either merit-based or needs-based.

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