Ph.D., Biochemistry and Neuroscience with Neuroscience Concentration

Complete the following admission requirements:

  1. Submit GRE General Test scores
  2. If English is not your native language, submit scores from both the Test of Spoken English and the Test of Written English, as well as TOEFL scores. Requests, including justification, for exceptions to this requirement should be made to the chair of the department.

Minimum Requirements for Degree (including core courses): 38 credits

General University Requirements
Complete the general university requirements.
Ph.D. Degree Requirements
Complete the Ph.D. degree requirements.
Program Requirements
Complete three from the following:9
Protein Structure and Function
Molecular Foundations of Gene Expression
Membrane Biochemistry and Biophysics
Cellular and Molecular Neuroscience
Cellular Signaling
Neurochemistry
Complete three electives with two of the electives in neurosciences
Complete Ph.D. dissertation in a field of neuroscience
Complete two seminar series (CHEM F692)

See Chemistry B.S. and M.S. programs.

See Environmental Chemistry.