M.Sc. On Campus


Wake Forest University

12 months
38650 USD/year
38650 USD/year
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The Neuroscience program of the Wake Forest University is providing students with an opportunity to strengthen basic and clinical science skills for a range of opportunities that can include preparation for a Ph.D. program or other professional careers.

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The Neuroscience program of the Wake Forest University is designed to help students with a bachelor’s degree improve their academic foundation in neuroscience and augment their credentials for admission into health professional programs in related fields, additional study to obtain a PhD in Neuroscience, or entrance to the workforce. For students seeking advanced coursework and hands-on research training in this discipline, the Neuroscience MS Program is the right path.

Why Wake Forest?

The major goal of our MS program is to provide a strong foundation for understanding the fundamentals of neuroscience.  We provide our students with a strong arsenal of training and experience to make them competitive for the increasing opportunities in academic pursuits, advanced professional degrees, and opportunities in research and even non-research careers that utilize their scientific and scholarly training.

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Quantitative Methods in Biomedical Sciences
  • Foundations of Scientific Integrity and Professionalism
  • Career Planning in the Biomedical Sciences
  • Clinical Neuroscience
  • Advanced Molecular Approaches to Neuroscience
  • Research Design in Sensory and Systems Neurobiology

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines


30 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Personal Statement – The program may have specific requests within the application and you are advised to honor what is requested
  • Transcript(s) from all schools from which a degree was granted – Unofficial transcripts may be used for application review
  • Three Letters of Recommendation
  • Research Statement
  • On-campus learning attestation
  • Application fee ($100)

Tuition Fee

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    38650 USD/year
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Living costs for Winston-Salem

864 - 1409 USD /month
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