B.Sc. On Campus


Christopher Newport University

48 months
27790 USD/year
27790 USD/year
14924 USD/year
Tuition fee
Apply date
Start date


The Neuroscience program offered by Christopher Newport University combines coursework in biology, chemistry, physics and psychology, and you can customize the program to fit your interests by choosing from a wide range of electives.


During the Neuroscience program offered by Christopher Newport University you'll gain valuable research experience in world-class facilities. We’re committed to providing you with both a theoretical understanding and practical sense of neuroscience to help you succeed in any brain-related field.

You can major in neuroscience through CNU’s bachelor’s degree program in interdisciplinary studies. 

After Graduation

Neuroscience is an extremely versatile major that can lead to a successful career in a wide range of fields, including medicine, dentistry, pharmacology, biotechnology and psychology. Upon graduation, many neuroscience majors pursue advanced studies in graduate or professional school, while others choose to enter the workforce immediately, working in the pharmaceutical or biotechnology industries.

Programme Structure

Courses included:

  • Introduction to Neuroscience
  • Research Methods in Neuroscience and Laboratory
  • Neurobiology
  • Principles of Biology and Laboratory
  • General Chemistry and Laboratory
  • Intermediate Physics and Laboratory
  • Interdisciplinary Studies Capstone Project
  • Neuroendocrinology
  • Special Topics in Neuroscience
  • Neurobiology of Memory

Key information


  • Full-time
    • 48 months

Start dates & application deadlines


120 alternative credits


On Campus

Academic requirements

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

Other requirements

General requirements

  • Essay
  • $65 non-refundable application fee or fee waiver
  • Virginia In-State Tuition Rates Eligibility You must complete all questions in the Residency and Parent/Legal Guardian Residency sections of the application to be eligible for in-state tuition. 
  • Applying to the President’s Leadership and/or Honors Program
  • Select “Yes” for President’s Leadership Program and/or Honors program in the Academics section of the application.
  • Complete the mandatory essay questions.
  • An interview is required in order to be considered for these programs.
  • Submit your most recent official high school transcript. Paper transcripts are accepted, but we encourage electronically submitted transcripts. (Please note: Applications submitted through the Coalition Application will be reviewed using the self-submitted transcript information)
  • Have your SAT, ACT and/or CLT scores sent directly to Christopher Newport (unless you choose to apply test-optional).

Tuition Fee

To alway see correct tuition fees
  • International

    27790 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13895 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • National

    27790 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 13895 USD per semester during 48 months.
  • In-State

    14924 USD/year
    Tuition Fee
    Based on the tuition of 7462 USD per semester during 48 months.


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.

Our partners

Christopher Newport University


Go to your profile page to get personalised recommendations!