B.Sc. On Campus


University of Tennessee Knoxville

48 months
31664 USD/year
31664 USD/year
13244 USD/year
Tuition fee
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Neuroscience offered at University of Tennessee Knoxville includes faculty from the Colleges of Arts and Sciences, Engineering, Nursing, Veterinary Medicine; the Department of Audiology and Speech Pathology; and the Graduate School of Medicine/UT Medical Center. 


About this Degree

This diversity of backgrounds and research perspectives within the program reflects the interdisciplinary nature of Neuroscience itself.  To learn more about the resources, research capabilities, and clinical expertise available in the neuroscience area, please visit the NeuroNET (Neuroscience Network of East Tennessee) website.

Building on the existing curricula in biology, psychology and engineering, the Neuroscience Major provides a strong foundation in the brain sciences that emphasizes hands-on research training.  Beyond the core classes, students can choose from a diverse array of more specialized courses that focus on a variety of basic, clinical and applied neuroscience topics.   Thus, students have the opportunity to tailor their Neuroscience degree to best suit their career goals, whether they include entering a graduate program, health profession degree program, or getting a job teaching or working in a research setting. Neuroscience is offered at University of Tennessee Knoxville

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Organismal and Ecological Biology 
  • Cellular and Molecular Biology 
  • Skills of Biological Investigation 
  • Elements of Physics 
  • General Psychology 
  • Calculus 
  • Mathematics for the Life Sciences 

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 SCH


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements


  • Go Vols (formerly VIP) application or the Common Application
  • $50 application fee 
  • Official transcript(s)
  • English proficiency
  • One required essay—choose one of seven prompts
  • Recommendation letters (academic, professional, or personal)
  • Supporting statement
  • Standardized test scores

Tuition Fee

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  • International

    31664 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31664 USD per year during 48 months.
  • National

    31664 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 31664 USD per year during 48 months.
  • In-State

    13244 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13244 USD per year during 48 months.

Living costs for Knoxville

885 - 1454 USD /month
Living costs

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


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