About the Program
The Cell Biology and Neuroscience program of Rutgers University encompasses the complementary areas of cell biology, developmental biology and neurobiology with an emphasis on fundamental problems in cell signaling and communication.
Current areas of focus are biomolecular recognition and cell communication as well as molecular mechanisms of neuronal signaling and synaptic plasticity. CBN takes a comprehensive approach that begins with introductory lecture courses, continues with advanced topics seminar courses, and culminates in advanced laboratory coursework.
Our curriculum aims to educate students in a broad spectrum of cell biology and neuroscience topics as well as to foster analytical and scientific thinking. We offer two curriculum options, a general track and an honors track. Information on CBN major requirements can be found in About the Major and Approved Electives. In addition, a complete list of courses offered by our department is available.
For students interested in training to do scientific research, the CBN major offers several introductory and advanced laboratory courses as well as independent research for credit opportunities.
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Programme StructureCourses include:
- Independent Study in Cell Biology and Neuroscience
- Cell and Developmental Biology
- Essentials of Cell Biology and Neuroscience
- Research in Cell Biology and Neuroscience
- Human Parasitology
- 48 months
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DisciplinesBiology Neuroscience Genetics View 2637 other Bachelors in Biology in United States
We are not aware of any academic requirements for this programme.
- Online Application
- A $70 non-refundable application fee is required
- Self-Reported Academic Record (SRAR)
- Due to the uncertainty of future test dates and availability of standardized tests, Rutgers will make submission of SAT and ACT test scores optional
- English Proficiency Examination Requirements
- Letters of recommendation are not used for admissions consideration
International29736 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14868 USD per semester during 48 months.
National29736 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 14868 USD per semester during 48 months.
In-State12536 USD/yearTuition FeeBased on the tuition of 6268 USD per semester during 48 months.
Living costs for New Brunswick
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.
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