The innovative master's program from Temple University was developed by faculty in the Psychology Department in the College of Liberal Arts and the Physical Therapy and Kinesiology departments in the College of Public Health to help qualified students gain core expertise in specific areas of neuroscience—including behavioral, cellular, molecular and systems.
As a Neuroscience Systems, Behavior and Plasticity student, you can choose from one of the three following areas of study.
- Behavioral neuroscience
- Cognitive neuroscience
- Motor neuroscience and rehabilitation
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
- Research associate at academic research institutes or in private industry
- Research and teaching administrator
- Systems and Behavioral Neuroscience.
- 24 months
Start dates & application deadlines
- Apply before
DisciplinesNeuroscience Health Sciences View 2128 other Masters in Health Sciences in United States
- Letters of Reference: 3
- Bachelor's Degree in Discipline/Related Discipline
- 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
International19935 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1329 USD per credit during 24 months.
National19935 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 1329 USD per credit during 24 months.
In-State14490 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 966 USD per credit during 24 months.
Living costs for Philadelphia
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.
Apply and win up to €10000 to cover your tuition fees.