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Postgraduate Certificate On Campus

Neuroscience

Rutgers University

12 months
Duration
908 USD/credit 16344 USD/year
908 USD/credit 16344 USD/year
724 USD/credit 13032 USD/year
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About

The Neuroscience program of Rutgers University is designed for students who wish to take courses to achieve a concentration in the neuroscience subject area without undertaking the full commitment of a master’s degree.

Overview

Goals:

The goal of the Neuroscience program of Rutgers University is to provide graduate students with a comprehensive introduction to the Neurosciences that encompasses both basic science and clinical aspects.

Intended Applicant Pool:

  • Health professionals or future health professionals who are interested in learning more about the functions and dysfunctions of the nervous system.
  • Individuals interested in the pharmaceutical biotech industries.
  • Employees in health related research fields who want to gain expertise in neuroscience  

Competencies of Certificate Graduates

Students will be able to: 

  • Understand the essential properties of neural cells as they relate to their functions.
  • Understand the anatomy of the nervous system and how each division alone and in conjunction with other divisions coordinates neural functions.
  • Understand how to apply the research tools of modern biomedical science to neuroscience.
  • Acquire the knowledge required to understand the molecular and cellular bases for neurological and psychiatric diseases and their treatment

Programme Structure

Courses include:

  • Biochemistry and Molecular Biology
  • Cellular Biology
  • Neuroscience
  • Neurobiology of Disease
  • Behavioral & Cognitive Neuroscience
  • Cellular and Developmental Neuroscience

Key information

Duration

  • Full-time
    • 12 months

Start dates & application deadlines

Credits

18 alternative credits

Delivered

On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

Intended Applicant Pool:

  • Health professionals or future health professionals who are interested in learning more about the functions and dysfunctions of the nervous system.
  • Individuals interested in the pharmaceutical biotech industries.
  • Employees in health related research fields who want to gain expertise in neuroscience

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    16344 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 908 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • National

    16344 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 908 USD per credit during 12 months.
  • In-State

    13032 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 724 USD per credit during 12 months.

Living costs for Newark

935 - 1600 USD /month
Living costs

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

Funding

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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